Upcoming Events

Yell Contest
Tuesday, October, 2, 2018
Williams Fieldhouse

The ultimate show of Pioneer spirit happens at the annual Yell Contest, easily the loudest volleyball match in all of of NCAA Division III. The top 10 crowds in Pioneer...

Tug of War
Wednesday, October, 3, 2018
Memorial Park

One! Two! Three! Pull! Tug of War will be held on Monday, Oct. 3 from 4 - 6 p.m. at Memorial Park. Prepare to get muddy as teams battle it out in a mud pit while trying...

Thursday, October, 4, 2018
Computer Conference Room, Markee Pioneer Student Center

Do you want to become a confident public speaker and strong leader? If so, Toastmasters is the place for you. You’ll find a supportive learn-by-doing environment...

Scott Steder
Thursday, October, 4, 2018
Room 136 Doudna Hall, UW-Platteville

On Thursday, Oct. 4, UW-Platteville’s College of Liberal Arts and Education will present a faculty forum, “Synthesizing the Ceramic Arts and Science,”...

Variety show
Thursday, October, 4, 2018
Center for the Arts

Want to see the best lip syncing talent while having a great time? Even better, want to participate? If the answerto either question is yes, then come to the Homecoming...

House decorations
Friday, October, 5, 2018
Res Halls and Houses in the Community

Get ready for Homecoming 2018 House Decorations! The House Decorations Judges Committee will be evaluating the student creativity on Friday, Oct. 5 from 4 – 6 p.m. The...

University awards
Friday, October, 5, 2018
Center for the Arts

The University of Wisconsin-Platteville will honor its Distinguished and Outstanding Alumni Award recipients at the University Awards and Recognition Ceremony on Friday, Oct...

Friday, October, 5, 2018

Information Technology Services reserves this hour for weekly maintenance of campus systems. During this hour any university system may experience an outage. Details of each...

Homecoming gala
Friday, October, 5, 2018
Velzy Commons, Ullsvik Hall

This year's homecoming theme is 'The Future is Ours'. We invite you to join us as we celebrate the University of Wisconsin-Platteville’s ever expanding impact around the...

Homecoming Hustle
Saturday, October, 6, 2018
Outdoor Track, Williams Fieldhouse

The UW-Platteville Alumni Association is asking alumni and friends to help benefit campus safety at UW-Platteville by participating in this year's Homecoming Hustle....

Float contest
Saturday, October, 6, 2018
Jay street, Platteville WI

All on campus organizations are eligible to enter the float judging competition. Check in goes from 7:30-8:30 a.m. on the corner of Jay Street and Championship Drive....

Alumni Tent
Saturday, October, 6, 2018
385 West Main Street, Platteville, WI

Get ready for the parade and get ready to see former classmates, professors and more! Join us for complimentary hot chocolate, cider, coffee and donuts.  

Homecoming parade
Saturday, October, 6, 2018
Main Street, Platteville, WI

The parade is coming on Saturday, Oct. 6 at 10 a.m. Grab a spot on the curb of Main Street in Platteville and enjoy the floats, see the parade marshals and other dignitaries...

Saturday, October, 6, 2018
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...

Homecoming Football Game
Saturday, October, 6, 2018
Ralph E. Davis Pioneer Stadium

In a tradition dating back to 1924, the Pioneer football team hits the field for the annual Homecoming game. This year marks the 89th Homecoming game for the Pioneers, who...

Torch Relay
Saturday, October, 6, 2018
Ullsvik Hall to the M

In one of the best traditions on any college campus, the lighting of the world’s largest “M” occurs at 9 p.m. at the Platte Mound M. But before that,...

Lighting of the M
Saturday, October, 6, 2018
Platteville Mound

In conclusion of one of the best homecoming weeks ever, we have the lighting of the world’s largest “M” at 9 p.m. located at the Platte Mound. The event consists of a full...

Stop the Hate
Sunday, October, 7, 2018
Markee South Patio

On October 7, 1998, Matthew Shepard, a 21-year-old student at the University of Wyoming, was brutally attacked and tied to a fence in a field outside of Laramie, Wyoming...

QPR Institute
Tuesday, October, 9, 2018
Platteville West

In this 90 minute training you will learn how to:

  • recognize the warning signs of suicide
  • ask if someone is feeling or thinking about suicide...