Save the date for next year's Homecoming, set for October 8-11, 2015!
Homecoming is a time of celebration, camaraderie, and above all - fun! The Homecoming Committee works hard on this exciting weekend for students, faculty, staff, the Fayette community and especially our alumni all year long. Click here for Flickr photos from Homecoming 2014! To view the 2014 Homecoming brochure, click here.
Below is a tentative schedule of 2015 events:
Friday, Oct. 9
- President's Ball - cocktails, appetizers, dinner and dancing! 6:30 p.m., Student Center Ballroom ($75/person)
- 50-Year Reunion Class Luncheon, honoring the UIU Class of 1965, Student Center Ballroom
- Student Research Project Showcase hosted by School of Science and Mathematics, Baker-Hebron and Colgrove-Walker
- Alumni Check-in and Gathering (Enjoy desserts & coffee!), Parker-Fox Hall
- Pep Rally, Bonfire & Coronation, 8:45 p.m., Rec Center Parking Lot
Saturday, Oct. 4
- Alumni Morning Mixer
- Homecoming Parade, 10 a.m., Main Street; click here to download a parade entry form. All questions should be directed to Amy Tucker at 563.425.5311 or email@example.com
- Alumni & Awards Luncheon, honoring the Classes of 1945, 1955, 1965, 1975, 1990 and 2005, Student Center Ballroom
- Homecoming Alumni Art Reception, 2:30-4 p.m., Bing-Davis Art Gallery
- Homecoming Football Game, Harms-Eischeid Stadium
- Hall of Fame Banquet, Student Center Ballroom
Pavo Blue (coffee house, gifts and UIU apparel) located in downtown Fayette will be open:
Thursday and Friday: 7 a.m. - 7 p.m., Saturday: 8 a.m. - 6 p.m., Sunday: 8 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Peacock Connection (on-campus gift shop) located in the UIU Student Center will be open:
Thursday: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Friday 8:30 a.m. - 6 p.m., Saturday: 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. and at the Harms-Eischeid Stadium Store on Saturday: 5-8 p.m.
Homecoming Alumni Art Exhibition featuring original works of art by UIU alumni will be available fro viewing in the Edgar-Fine Arts Hall - Bing-Davis Art Gallery all week (including Sunday) from 8 a.m. -5 p.m.
Handicapped Parking: several designated parking areas are available on campus. Please refer to the Homecoming campus map for specific locations.
Free shuttle service: beginning at 3 p.m. Saturday, rides will be available from the Victory Gate on Union Street. Please refer to the Homecoming campus map for specific locations.
For those of you who have not been to campus recently, you may need to access our Campus Map. UIU is proud of our beautiful new facilities. During your Homecoming visit, we hope you make time to tour campus!
For lodging, dining, directions and other travel information, click here.
Please contact Upper Iowa University Advancement/Alumni Office with questions or if you would like to volunteer during Homecoming. 563.425.5238 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
We look forward to seeing you at Homecoming 2015!