Homecoming 2017 - Saturday Events

Alumni Tent and Parade
Alumni Tent and Parade
Location: 
UW-Platteville campus

Homecoming Hustle – In memory of UW-Platteville Alumni Kirk U’Ren and Jennifer Steiner

Runners' 5K | Walkers' 3K | Half-Pint Hustle

7:15 a.m. Outdoor Track, Williams Fieldhouse | 350 S. Jay Street, Platteville, Wis.
7:45 a.m. Half-pint Hustle - half the track
8:00 a.m. 5K Run/3K Walk start

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The Pioneer Involvement Center was renovated over the summer, and alumni are welcome to stop in anytime between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. on Homecoming Saturday. The PIC is located on the first floor of the Markee Pioneer Student Center.


Alumni Association Homecoming Parade Tent

9 a.m. 385 West Main Street, Platteville, Wis. 

Join us for complimentary hot chocolate, cider, coffee, and donuts.

Counseling Education alumni: Attention counselor education graduates and friends, help us celebrate 50 years of Counselor Education at Homecoming. Come join the fun and reacquaint yourself with classmates. To RSVP contact Development and Alumni Engagement at alumni@uwplatt.edu or 608.342.1181.


Homecoming Parade

10 a.m. Main Street


Alumni Luncheon

11 a.m. Velzy Commons, Ullsvik Hall

Come to campus and feed the whole family while catching up with former professors, classmates, and friends.  Enjoy live music by the Wundo’s band and other fun activities for the whole family.


Homecoming Football Game

2 p.m. Ralph E. Davis Pioneer Stadium

UW-Platteville vs. UW-Oshkosh

Marching Pioneers alumni: If you plan to participate in the 2017 Homecoming halftime show, you will need to contact Matthew Gregg at greggm@uwplatt.edu by 5 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 9. There will be a mandatory rehearsal at the track facility across from the stadium at 11 a.m. on Homecoming day. Alumni will need to provide their own instrument and lyre. We hope to see you there!


"M" Lighting

9 p.m.


Friday Events

Student Events

For disability accommodations contact Development and alumni Engagement. 

Alumni Services Contact Us

Contact Us

Development and Alumni Engagement

Tel: 608.342.1181 | 1.800.897.2586
Email: alumni@uwplatt.edu
Fax: 608.342.1196

1500 Ullsvik Hall
1 University Plaza | Platteville, WI 53818

Hours: 7:45 a.m.—4:15 p.m., M—F

Sep
30
Social Media Contest
Online
Sunday, Sep 30 - 2pm
09/30/2018 2:00 pm
10/06/2018 6:00 pm
Sep
30
Banner Ceremony
Pioneer Crossing
Sunday, Sep 30 - 3pm
09/30/2018 3:00 pm
Sep
30
Morrow Hall
Pioneer Involvement Center
Sunday, Sep 30 - 5pm
09/30/2018 5:00 pm
10/05/2018 6:00 pm
Sep
30
Reverse tug of war
PAC Pool, Williams Fieldhouse
Sunday, Sep 30 - 7pm
09/30/2018 7:00 pm
09/30/2018 9:00 pm
Oct
01
Trivia Contest
Pioneer Crossing, Markee Pioneer Student Center
Monday, Oct 01 - 6pm
10/01/2018 6:00 pm
Oct
02
M
Nohr Gallery, Ullsvik Hall
Tuesday, Oct 02 - 7am
10/02/2018 7:30 am
10/02/2018 9:00 am
Oct
02
Yell Contest
Williams Fieldhouse
Tuesday, Oct 02 - 7pm
10/02/2018 7:00 pm
Oct
03
Tug of War
Memorial Park
Wednesday, Oct 03 - 4pm
10/03/2018 4:00 pm
10/03/2018 6:00 pm
Oct
04
Variety show
Center for the Arts
Thursday, Oct 04 - 7pm
10/04/2018 7:00 pm
10/04/2018 10:00 pm
Oct
05
House decorations
Res Halls and Houses in the Community
Friday, Oct 05 - 4pm
10/05/2018 4:00 pm
10/05/2018 6:00 pm
Oct
05
University awards
Center for the Arts
Friday, Oct 05 - 4pm
10/05/2018 4:30 pm
10/05/2018 6:30 pm
Oct
05
Homecoming gala
Velzy Commons, Ullsvik Hall
Friday, Oct 05 - 7pm
10/05/2018 7:00 pm
10/05/2018 10:00 pm
Oct
06
Homecoming Hustle
West Lawn, between the Markee and Fieldhouse
Saturday, Oct 06 - 7am
10/06/2018 7:15 am
10/06/2018 9:00 am
Oct
06
Float contest
Jay street, Platteville WI
Saturday, Oct 06 - 7am
10/06/2018 7:30 am
Oct
06
Alumni Tent
385 West Main Street, Platteville, WI
Saturday, Oct 06 - 9am
10/06/2018 9:00 am
10/06/2018 11:00 am
Oct
06
Homecoming parade
Main Street, Platteville, WI
Saturday, Oct 06 - 10am
10/06/2018 10:00 am
10/06/2018 12:00 pm
Oct
06
Luncheon
Velzy Commons, Ullsvik Hall
Saturday, Oct 06 - 11am
10/06/2018 11:00 am
10/06/2018 1:00 pm
Oct
06
Homecoming Football Game
Ralph E. Davis Pioneer Stadium
Saturday, Oct 06 - 2pm
10/06/2018 2:00 pm
Oct
06
Torch Relay
Ullsvik Hall to the M
Saturday, Oct 06 - 7pm
10/06/2018 7:45 pm
Oct
06
Lighting of the M
Platteville Mound
Saturday, Oct 06 - 9pm
10/06/2018 9:00 pm