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Group photo. 2018 Alumni Calendar of Events 

The Alumni Office organizes events all over the country! Not only are these socials great for networking, it’s a perfect way for you to reconnect with your alma mater. Scroll down for a complete list of upcoming events.

Alumni events which require registration will offer a convenient online RSVP button below. If you have issues utilizing Eventbrite, our registration program, don't hesitate to contact our office at 563-425-5388. 

If you would like to help us plan an event in your area, please pitch the idea to alumni@uiu.edu or call 563-425-5388. We will gladly explore the possibility. 



January 27

St. Louis Mix & Mingle
EdgeWild Restaurant & Winery  |  550 Chesterfield Center, Chesterfield, MO 63017  |  4-7  p.m.

You are invited to join the UIU Alumni Office staff at EdgeWild Restaurant and Winery for great company, food, and drinks! Your response is appreciated by January 19, 2018. 




February 2-3

Basketball Alumni Weekend
UIU Fayette Campus  |  Fayette, Iowa

Friday, February 2
UIU vs. Northern State
6 p.m. Women’s Basketball 
8 p.m. Men’s Basketball

Saturday, February 3
UIU vs. MSU Moorhead
4 p.m. Women’s Basketball 
6 p.m. Men’s Basketball

Start your weekend by catching the first game on Friday night and cheer the Peacocks to victory. Arrive early to the Saturday game and enjoy the pregame shoot around. A specific schedule will be shared closer to the alumni weekend with times for the shoot around and the opportunity to visit with current team members. Watch the games from the suite with complimentary food and cash bar. At halftime of each game, alumni basketball players will be recognized.


February 8

Peacock Caravan: Cabin Fever Tour
Pin Oak Pub & Links  |  2266 185th Ave. Manchester, Iowa 52057  |  5-8 p.m.

The UIU Alumni Office looks forward to providing a “warm” welcome to everyone attending the three Cabin Fever events in February and March. We are excited for yet another opportunity to connect with our Peacock family from various cities in Iowa.


February 10

Alumni Night at Young Arena - Waterloo Black Hawks Ice Hockey Game
Young Arena  |  125 Commercial Street, Waterloo, Iowa 50701  |  7 p.m.

SEATING IS NOW CLOSED. If you'd like to purchase a ticket to attend the game, click here and use password uiu2018. Tickets are $15 per guest.

Join your Peacock family for an action-packed night in Party Town, while cheering on the Waterloo Black Hawks as they take on the Cedar Rapids RoughRiders. 


February 11

Mike Olson Wrestling Dual/Wrestling Alumni Reunion
UIU Fayette Campus  |  Fayette, Iowa  |  12:30 p.m.

12:30 p.m. – Wrestling Alumni Social
1:50 p.m. – Wrestling Alumni Recognition 
2:00 p.m. – Peacock Wrestling vs. Augusta

All wrestling alumnus who RSVP will receive complimentary admission to the dual for yourself and one guest, as well as access to the suite. Start your afternoon with the pre-dual alumni social in Dorman Gymnasium and enjoy refreshments, compliments of UIU. Prior to the start of the dual, alumni in attendance will be recognized and a moment of remembrance will be held for former head coach Mike Olson. This special event is one you won’t want to miss.


February 14

Kiss Under the Arch
Fayette Campus  |  3-5 p.m.

Bring your valentine to the Fayette Campus and participate in the Peacock tradition of kissing under the arch! 

Complimentary refreshments will be served at the President’s Office.

 KUA RSVP button

February 22

Peacock Caravan: Cabin Fever Tour
Holiday Inn Des Moines DTWN - Mercy Area  |  5-8 p.m.
1050 6th Ave., Des Moines, Iowa 50314

The UIU Alumni Office looks forward to providing a “warm” welcome to everyone attending the three Cabin Fever events in February and March. We are excited for yet another opportunity to connect with our Peacock family from various cities in Iowa.


 February 24

Florida Mix & Mingle
Benny's Steak & Seafood Restaurant  |  2 Independent Dr. #175, Jacksonville, Florida 32202  | 4-7 p.m.

Join your Peacock family for an afternoon by the bay in Jacksonville, Florida. Reconnect with your alma mater while networking and socializing with UIU alums from your area. Guest may enjoy food, drinks, and Peacock pride, compliments of UIU. This event will include a social hour, University updates and giveaways! Be sure to RSVP today so you don't miss out. Your response is appreciated by Friday, Febrary 16.

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March 9-10

NCAA Division II Wrestling Championship hosted by Upper Iowa University
U.S. Cellular Center  |  370 1st Ave. NE, Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52401


March 9

Cedar Rapids Alumni Social
White Star Ale House  |  305 2nd Ave SE, Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52401  |  3:30-5:30 p.m.


March 20

UIU Priaire Du Chien Center - Senior Reception


March 21

UIU Blackhawk Center - Senior Reception


March 22

Peacock Caravan: Cabin Fever Tour
Sasquatch Jacks Hideaway Barroom & Grill  |  118 10th St. SW, Waverly, Iowa 50677  |  5 - 8 p.m.


March 22

UIU Rockford Center - Senior Reception


March 23

UIU Quad Cities Center - Senior Reception


March 27

UIU Des Moines Center - Senior Reception


March 28

UIU Cedar Rapids Center - Senior Reception


March 29

UIU Waterloo Center - Senior Reception




April 3

UIU Wausau Center - Senior Reception


April 4

UIU Madison Center - Senior Reception


April 5

UIU Milwaukee Center - Senior Reception


April 14

Honors and Awards Banquet
Upper Iowa University Student Center Ballrooms  |  Fayette Campus

It would be our honor for you to join us for this special event, honoring the well-deserving students and our gracious donors and supporters.

Saturday, April 14, 2018
Student Center Ballroom | UIU Fayette Campus

5 p.m. - Registration & Social Hour
6 p.m. - Dinner Program
Award presentation will follow.

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April 21

Upper Iowa University  |  Fayette Campus


April 25

UIU Giving Day
Stay tuned for more information! 


April 28

Tri-State Alumni Chapter Social + Meeting
Washington, D.C.  |  Details coming soon!




May 5

Upper Iowa University Commencement Ceremony
Harms-Eischeid Stadium  |  Fayette, Iowa

Morning Ceremony - 10 a.m. 
Afternoon Ceremony - 2:30 p.m.


May 11

Hong Kong Graduation Ceremony 


May 13

Malaysia Graduation Ceremony   



June 8

23rd Annual Peacock Classic
Golf Outing  |  Big Rock Country Club  |  9684 146th St., Fayette, Iowa 52142



July 22-28

Various towns through Iowa

Click here to check out last year's riders and fundraising intitives! 




August 16

Alumni Night at the Ballpark
Veterans Memorial Stadium  |  950 Rockford Rd SW, Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52404  |  First pitch at 6:35 p.m.

 Join us for another year of Peacocks cheering on the Kernels! It will be a memorable night in the VIP Alumni Party Deck as the Kernels take on the Peoria Chiefs. Stay tuned for more details.



September 14-15

Hall of Fame Weekend
UIU Fayette Campus

September 16

UIU Baseball Reunion
Fayette, Iowa  | Stay tuned for more details!



October 11-13

Check out uiu.edu/homecoming for the most recent Homecoming updates!