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The Ball

The Ball

This years homecoming dance will be Old Hollywood themed and feature four decorated areas. There will be a DJ and dancing, a 21+ VIP access area with specialty cocktails, a lounge area and free food! The food will feature concessions such as freshly popped popcorn, nachos, and mini hotdogs! Other attractions include a photo booth, a mock-tail bar, and exclusive red-carpet photo opportunities! Arrive dressed in Old Hollywood attire, make memories with friends and celebrate homecoming with us! 


  • Tickets are on sale now!
  • Tickets are available on a first-come, first-serve basis and can be purchased at
  • $10 for students and $20 for guests.
  • Limit 2 tickets per students
  • You MUST bring your ticket to the event for entry. 

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  • DJ, dancing
  • photo booth
  • food
  • live music
  • VIP access area (21+ lounge on the USU Rooftop!)

Please know that...

  • no outside food or beverages will be allowed inside (water will be available for free!).
  • no bags larger than 15x18” will be permitted.
  • all bags will be checked upon entry by hired security.
  • there is no re-entry!
  • you MUST be inside the Ballrooms by 10pm. 
  • the bar will be a cash bar. There will be NO atm access, but credit cards will be accepted. 
  • you’ll want to remember this amazing event! Please drink responsibly and avoid pre-gaming. 
  • we want you to plan ahead and have a sober ride home. Please consider using Uber or Lyft
  • overnight parking is available on the first and second floors of Parking Structure 1 with valid parking permit. 
  • individuals under the influence of alcohol or drugs will not be permitted inside the event. 

Please bring student ID and state/federal ID (license, passport, military ID, etc.).

By participating in this event I agree to indemnify, defend, waive, release and discharge any and all liability, property damage, damages of death, personal injury or expense, costs (including w/out limitation costs & fees of litigation), claims of every nature for which I may have against the State of California, the Trustees of The California State University, California State University San Marcos, Associated Students Inc., and their employees, officers, directors, volunteers and agents (collectively “University”) from any and all claims. I further understand that accidents and injuries may arise out of the event. Knowing the risks, nevertheless, I hereby agree to assume those risks and to release and hold harmless the above who might otherwise be liable to me. It is further agreed that this waiver, release and assumption of risk is to be binding on my heirs and assigns. I am aware that my image will be captured & used for promotional items only.

Individuals with disabilities who would like to attend this event, please contact regarding any special accommodation needs. It is requested that individuals requiring auxiliary aids, such as sign language interpreters and alternative format materials, notify the event sponsor at least seven working days in advance of the event. Every reasonable effort will be made to provide reasonable accommodations in an effective and timely manner.