Auto Show / Homecoming Weekend

September/October

Each fall Northwood University host's its annual auto show/homecoming weekend on the Michigan campus. During this weekend you will see the largest new car outdoor auto show in North America along with the homecoming football game and various alumni reunions and activities. This annual event averages 50,000 plus visitors throughout the three day event. You can expect to see approximately 500 new cars, trucks, RV's, semi-trucks specialty and promotional vehicles are on campus this weekend and over 600 Northwood students volunteer their time from all curriculums to make this weekend a success.


Outstanding Alumni Achievement Awards

April

Annually, Northwood University honors alumni with the Outstanding Alumni Award. Candidates are selected based on various criteria with emphasis on those who have shown dedication and achievement in their professions, community involvement, and their support and commitment to Northwood University.

Awards and Criteria:

  • Outstanding Alumni Achievement Award
  • Alumni Leadership Award
    • Achievement in their chosen career
    • Active volunteer in the Northwood Alumni Network
    • Graduated from traditional program at least ten years prior to nomination or graduating from the Adult Degree Program or DeVos Graduate School five years prior to nomination.
  • Young Alumni Volunteer Award
    • Achievement in their chosen career
    • Active volunteer in the Northwood Alumni Network
    • Graduated 10 years prior or less
  • Alumni Service Award
    • This award honors alumni who are accomplished military or civil servants.
    • Outstanding achievement in their chosen career
    • Support and commitment to Northwood and the Northwood Idea
    • Graduated from traditional program at least ten years prior to nomination or graduating from the Adult Degree Program or DeVos Graduate School five years prior to nomination.

How can I Nominate an Alumni?

Complete this online form to Nominate an Alumni.