Homecoming was held from October 19-21 at YSU. In addition to the Prize Wheel, events for the three-day events included a bonfire, tricycle obstacle course, dance, and parade. The YSU Penguins also played the Illinois State Redbirds during the homecoming football game.
YSU is composed of six undergraduate colleges and a graduate college. The university has over 150 undergraduate degree programs and 50 graduate degree programs serving over 11,000 students in studies up to the doctoral level.