Homecoming

Alumni Events

Gather your friends and plan to meet us back in Whitewater for a fun-filled weekend. 

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Schedule of Events:

Thursday, October 27

5-7 p.m. Accounting Alumni Reunion in the Hyland Hall Atrium

Friday, October 28

12–5 p.m. Check-in at the Alumni Welcome Booth in the James R. Connor University Center when you arrive on campus

2 or 3 p.m. UW-Whitewater Campus Tour 
Meet your tour guide at the Alumni Welcome Booth in the James R. Connor University Center
See how much the campus has grown and rediscover UW-Whitewater as it is today. Tour options include a riding tour by coach bus or a guided walking tour. Pre-registration requested.

4-5 p.m. Planning for Your Financial Future: A UW-Whitewater Foundation Information Session
Hamilton Room, James R. Connor University Center
Effective gift strategies should have maximum effect on your chosen beneficiaries, maximum impact on your estate planning and minimize your tax obligations.  Come and learn more with UW-Whitewater Foundation Board members, Nylen & Partners LLC, and University leadership.

5-6 p.m. Reunion Reception with UW-Whitewater Foundation Board
Hamilton Room, James R. Connor University Center

6-8 p.m. Reunion Dinner - $30 per guest
Old Main Ballroom, James R. Connor University Center
Featuring dinner and a short program. Preregistration is required.

Saturday, October 29

9 a.m. Alumni Hospitality Tent
Located in front of Andersen Library on Main Street
Visit the tent for some fresh-baked pastries and hot beverages.

10 a.m. Warhawk Homecoming Parade
Located in front of Andersen Library on Main Street
Enjoy front-row seats for the homecoming parade.

10:30 a.m. UW-Whitewater Campus Walking Tour
Meet your tour guide at the Hospitality Tent after the parade
See how much campus has grown and rediscover UW-Whitewater as it is today. Pre-registration requested.

11-12:30 p.m. Tailgate Lunch - $15.00 per guest
Located in the Coulthart Family Pavilion outside the stadium
Box lunch includes sandwich, chips, fruit, cookie and water. Preregistration is required.

1 p.m. Football Game Kick Off - UW-Whitewater vs. UW-River Falls - $10 per ticket
Perkins Stadium
Your ticket price includes a reserved seat in the stadium and use of a seat back. 


Event reminders:

View campus map showing Homecoming locations here.

Parking permits are required in all campus lots on Friday, Oct. 28 until 5 p.m. Stop by the Visitor Center and say you are here for the Alumni Homecoming Reunion to pick up a free parking permit.

Consider purchasing your football game parking in advance here.

More details will be posted as activities are finalized.

Click the correct tab below to register for Homecoming activities or to share your 50-Year Reunion memories.