Homecoming 2017

September 25 – 30, 2017 

Monday, September 25

Homecoming Networking and Etiquette Dinner (Sponsored by the Career Development Center and the Office of Advancement) — 5-7pm — PAC C/D

UIS Spirit Bingo (Sponsored by Residence Life) — 8pm — PAC G

Tuesday, September 26

King of the Cup Pong Tournament (Sponsored by the Kickback Club) — 4 to 6pm — SLB Gym

David Romero: The Latinx Giant (Sponsored by Gamma Phi Omega International Sorority, Inc.; Sigma Lambda Beta International Fraternity, Inc.; Multicultural Male Society; Organization of Latin American Students; UIS Diversity Center) — 7:30pm — Brookens Auditorium

S’mores & Spirit (Sponsored by SAC) — 8-10pm — Larkspur Firepit

Wednesday, September 27

Wacky Wednesday (Sponsored by Campus Rec) — 11am to 1pm — UIS Quad

Campus Geocache: GPS Scavenger Hunt (Sponsored by the Department of Environmental Studies) — 1-3pm — Colonnade

Thursday, September 28

Brookens Library Booksale — 9am – 4pm — Brookens Library

Makers Takers Event: MYO Spirit Decorations (Sponsored by Brookens Library) — 11am – 1pm — Brookens Library

Make Your Own Spirit Gear (Sponsored by SGA & Women’s Soccer) — 7 to 9pm — TRAC Atrium

Homecoming Pep Rally (Sponsored by SAC) — 9:30pm — TRAC

Join the Student Activities Committee and UIS Athletics in kicking off Homecoming Week. Meet the teams, enjoy live performances from UIS student organizations and UIS students receive a free Homecoming 2017 T-shirt with their icard (limited supplies and sizes).

Friday, September 29

Kids on Campus Service Event (sponsored by the Volunteer and Civic Engagement Center) — 9:30am to Noon, UIS Campus

Spirit Run (Sponsored by Campus Recreation) — 3pm — TRAC

7 colored powdered stations!

Spirit Sidewalk Painting: People’s Choice Voting (Sponsored by Student Life) — 4 to 5pm — In front of TRAC/Kiwanis Stadium

Men’s Soccer vs. McKendree University — 5pm — Kiwanis Stadium

Food trucks until half-time

Women’s Soccer vs. McKendree University — 7:30pm — Kiwanis Stadium

Food trucks until half-time. Homecoming Court crowning at half-time.

Fireworks (immediately following Women’s soccer game) — Kiwanis Stadium

Saturday, September 30

Disc Golf: The Homecoming Throw Down  (Sponsored by the UIS Disc Golf Club) — 10am to 2pm — UIS Disc Golf Course

UIS Women’s Volleyball vs. University of Southern Indiana — 3pm — TRAC

Homecoming Concert featuring B Smyth (Sponsored by SAC) — 9:30pm — SLB Gym

Homecoming 2017 Event Registration Links

Spirit Run 2017

2017 Kids on Campus Service Event Volunteer Registration

2017 Homecoming Royalty Nomination Form

2017 Homecoming Office/Door Decorating Contest

2017 Homecoming Spirit Sidewalk Registration