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Homecoming 2016
October 7-8, 2016


2016 Tentative Schedule 

Thursday, September 29, 2016Alumni House
  • 5:30-7:30 p.m. Celebrating Town & Gown
Friday, September 30, 2016
  • Paint the Paws
 Friday, October 7, 2016
  • 5-9 p.m.  All-Alumni Social, Alumni House (Complimentary food, beer, wine and soda; cash bar available)
Saturday, October 8, 2016
  • 7-7:45 a.m.  Old Stompin' Ground Runaround Registration, Alumni House
  • 8 a.m.  Old Stompin' Ground Runaround: 5K Run/1.5 mile walk
  • 8:30 a.m.  Reunion Recognition Brunch & Social, Alumni House
  • 9:30 a.m.  All-Alumni Breakfast, Alumni House (Complimentary coffee and donuts)
  • 10:30 a.m.  Homecoming Parade
  • Noon-3 p.m.  Alumni Cookout at "The Right Place" tent - in Q LOT
  • 3 p.m.  Leathernecks Football Game vs. Indiana State - Hanson Field
    Tickets will not be mailed. The Homecoming football ticket sales are final. Therefore, all tickets purchased through the WIU Alumni Association are non-refundable.


Homecoming 2015
Rocky's Road Trip: All Roads Lead to Western


  Homecoming T-shirts

Homecoming 2015 T-shirts are still on sale. If you didn't order a 2015 Homecoming T-shirt, call 309-298-1914 to order today.


  Parking Information

Permits will not be required in lots as of 5 p.m. Friday, until 7 a.m. Monday, with the exception of residence hall lots. Visitor parking is not allowed in reserved residence hall lots. Tickets will be issued to violators in handicapped spaces, reserved spaces and no parking zones (any area not designated as a parking space). If you have any questions or special parking needs, such as handicapped parking, please contact parking services at (309)298-1921.



Save the Dates for future WIU Homecoming Weekends

Homecoming 2017--Sept. 29-30, 2017