Homecoming 2018 is October 5-6

Bring your Blugold pride and come celebrate UW-Eau Claire at homecoming this year. Festivities include Blugold Fever Fest, the parade, the game in Carson Park, the Fifth Quarter post-game party! You won’t want to miss a minute of the festivities. Be part of the largest Blugold alumni gathering of the year!

2018 Schedule of Homecoming Events

Golden Blugold Celebration

10:00 a.m. | Davies Center
UW-Eau Claire alumni who graduated in 1968 or earlier have earned the title of "Golden Blugold" and Emeriti Faculty/Staff are invited to a special weekend on campus. RSVP here.

Hall of Fame Banquet

4:30 p.m. | Davies Center   
RSVP here
Hall of Fame Class of 2018 News Release

Varsity Night Live!

7 p.m. | Zorn Arena
Varsity show featuring the talents of UW-Eau Claire students. To purchase tickets contact UW-Eau Claire Service Center.

Nursing Alumni Homecoming Walk

8 a.m. | Nursing Building RSVP here


10 a.m. | First Avenue

Blugold Fever Fest

11 a.m. | Carson Park
Join other alumni and the Blugold Marching Band at the pregame Fever Fest. Buy your lunch from one of the food trucks on site, and revel in Blugold fun and camaraderie.

Football Game

1 p.m. | Carson Park
Blugolds vs. UW-River Falls
Tickets can be purchased at Carson Park or in advance at the Blugold ticket office. Halftime entertainment by the Blugold Marching Band.

The Fifth Quarter

4 p.m. | Carson Park
After the game, join the Alumni BMB band for a good time at the postgame party in the park! The food trucks return with great food and beverages for you to buy.

The following groups are planning Homecoming 2018 reunions and events.

Greek UWEC Homecoming Mixer

Friday, Oct. 5, 7:30-10 p.m. | The Cabin, W.R. Davies Center
More information soon. Questions? Contact Greeklife@uwec.edu

Nursing Alumni Homecoming Walk

Saturday, Oct. 6, 8-10 a.m., | Nursing Building
Registration starts at 7:30 a.m., with the walk across and around campus beginning at 8 a.m. Continental breakfast and a door prize drawing will follow at 9 a.m. Register for Nursing Alumni Walk here

College of Business Bash

Saturday, Oct. 6, 6 p.m., | Dakota Ballroom, W.R. Davies Center
The 2018 College of Business Alumni Bash will be held on campus this fall. Now all Blugold business alums, not just those living in the Twin Cities, can attend this annual event. There is no charge to attend the Bash, but we ask that you RSVP here to help in planning.

For more information

Check back to this page for additional Homecoming details as they are finalized. Save the Date: Homecoming 2019, Oct 11-12. For more information about any of the Homecoming 2019 events, contact the alumni office at alumni@uwec.edu or 715-836-3266.

Homecoming memories...

Blugold football at UWEC 2017
Happy Blugold Alumni at UW-Eau Claire homecoming in Carson Park.
Blugold football player catching pass at home game
Cheerleader pyramid

UW-Eau Claire's Cheer and Stunt team had a head up on the competition at Yell Like Hell during Homecoming 2015.

Blugolds celebrating UW-Eau Claire’s homecoming at Carson Park in Eau Claire, WI.
UW-Eau Claire junior Kyle Naber with his parents, Mary Naber '86 and David Naber '86

Kyle Naber spent Homecoming 2016 with his parents, Mary and David Naber, both Blugold alumni from the Class of 1986.

The Blugold Marching Band performing during the 2015 Homecoming parade


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