Group photo. 2019-20 Alumni Calendar of Events 

Our Peacock family, made up of over 41,000 individuals, is located all over the world. The Alumni Office organizes events throughout the year to build relationships with alums and offer networking opportunities for them to utilize. Feel free to send event suggestions our way — we’re always looking for new cities to visit, venues to explore and experiences for you to enjoy.

Please contact us if you’ve relocated, so we can update our records and make sure you receive your event invites. We look forward to seeing you at an upcoming event soon!

If you have suggestions, questions or issues using our RSVP system, please don't hesitate to contact our office at or 563-425-5388. 



October 19

UIU Football Celebrates Salute to Service
Fayette, Iowa | UIU vs. University of Minnesota Crookston  |  3 p.m. kickoff 



October 25

Minnesota Social
Rojo Mexican Grill  |  921 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN 55402  |  5:30 p.m.

Join us in Minneapolis on October 25, for an alumni social. This gathering is a perfect opportunity to connect with old friends and make new ones, all while enjoying food, drinks, updates and UIU giveaways! Your response is appreciated by Friday, October 18.

Then follow us to Duluth on October 26, to cheer on the UIU Football team as they take on University of Minnesota Duluth. 




November 8

Kansas City Social
Bar Louie Power & Light District  |  101 E 14th St., Kansas City, MO 64106  |  6:30 p.m.

The Alumni Office is teaming up with the men's basketball team for a social and game! The basketball team will be playing Pittsburg State University at 4:30 p.m. at Municipal Auditorium. Following the game, join us all at Bar Louie in Kansas City for an alumni social. Chat with the Vice President of Athletics, Rick Hartzell, get updates, enjoy food and UIU giveaways! 

The next day, Saturday, November 9, cheer on the men's basketball team as they take on Lincoln University of Missouri at Municipal Auditorium. 


November 9

Texas Social
The Friendly Spot  |  943 S Alamo St., San Antonio, TX 78205  |  12 p.m.

We are excited to announce the UIU Alumni Office is heading to Texas for an alumni social and we hope to see you there! This is a great opportunity to get updates from your alma mater and connect with fellow Peacocks during the casual, come-and-go event.

We will also be live-streaming the UIU Football game as they take on Wayne State College. Your RSVP is greatly appreciated. 


November 16

UIU Football Celebrates Faculty/Staff Appreciation
Fayette, Iowa | UIU vs. Minnesota State University, Mankato |  12 p.m. kickoff 





December 3

Giving Tuesday
Virtual Event + Donuts for Donors  |  Fayette, Iowa

December 12

Ugly Sweater Tour: Milwaukee
Milwaukee, Wisconsin

December 13

Ugly Sweater Tour: Madison
Madison, Wisconsin

December 14

Ugly Sweater Tour: Rockford
Rockford, Illinois



January 21

Arizona Social
Location TBD



February 20

Internship & Career Fair
Fayette, Iowa

February 27

Des Moines Alumni Social
Holiday Inn Downtown Mercy Campus  |  1050 6th Ave., Des Moines, IA



March 14

Alumni Night at Young Arena
Young Arena  |  125 Commercial St, Waterloo, IA 50701  |  7:05 p.m.

Join your Peacock family at Young Arena to help cheer on the Waterloo Blackhawks as they take on the Sioux Fall Stampede!




April 4

Honors and Awards Banquet
Fayette, Iowa

April 16-17

UIU Giving Day!
Save the date for UIU Giving Day - help make this year GRAND. 

April 17

UIU Carnival
Fayette, Iowa

April 28

Fayette Senior Social
Student Center Ballrooms  |  Fayette, Iowa



May 9

UIU Commencement Ceremony
Fayette, IA



June 5

Peacock Classic Golf Tournament
Big Rock Country Club  |  Fayette, IA