Franklin Pierce Fight Song

Send In Your Lyrics!

Franklin Pierce University has decided to create a new university-wide fight song, one to build on a new tradition.

We are looking for anyone interested to create new lyrics for the music that has already been completed.

Anyone can enter! You do not need to have a musical background to enter the contest.

Fight Song Contest Timeline:

Monday, October 29, 2018
Contest Begins - Submissions should be emailed to .

Friday, February 1, 2019
Submission Period Closes - No more fight song submissions will be accepted.

Wednesday February 6, 2019
The Fight Song Committee will review lyrics submissions

Thursday, February 7, 2019
Voting Period Opens - Members of the Franklin Pierce community can cast their vote to determine the new University fight song!

Friday, February 15, 2019 
Voting Period Closes - Votes will be counted to determine which fight song will be used.
The contest winner will be announced.

Saturday, February 23, 2019
First playing of the new University Fight Song at the Men's Basketball game at 3:30 p.m. in the Fieldhouse


In order to be considered:

Submission Process:

You can submit:

Anyone interested should submit their finished lyrics via an email to .

Once you have submitted your content, you will receive a confirmation email to your account.

Evaluation Process:

The contest will be open for submissions to be considered from 10/29/2019 to 2/1/2019. During that period, anyone can submit their original content. The Committee will review the lyrics on 2/6/2019

Voting will be open to the Franklin Pierce community 2/7/2019 to 2/15/2019

The winner of the contest will be announced on 02/15/19 and the new University fight song will be played for the first time at the Men's Basketball game on 02/23/19. 

How do I vote?

Voting will begin on 2/7/2019 and will be open to the entire Franklin Pierce community. 

Please only vote once for your favorite lyrics! Instructions on how to vote will be announced after Winter Break. 

Where should I look for announcements?

Please be sure to keep an eye out for announcements from RavenFlash and check Franklin Pierce social media for updates. You can find the most up-to-date information on this page and on the Raven Nation App. The contest will also be announced at all athletics home games.