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Homecoming 2023 | Celebrate with UW-Eau Claire Blugolds Oct. 6-7

Festivities include parade, the Blugold pregame fest and football game at Carson Park, plus many other activities and reunions. You won’t want to miss a minute of the festivities!

Friday, October 7

Golden Blugold Celebration and Class of 1973 | Dakota Ballroom, W.R. Davies Center

It’s official—you graduated from UW-Eau Claire 50 years ago and now hold the honored distinction of GOLDEN BLUGOLD.

We’re eager to reminisce with you and all our Golden Blugolds in October 2023 to celebrate you! 
Share memories of your years as a Blugold during this year’s Golden Blugold Celebration, Mingle with fellow alumni and friends, and visit with Chancellor James Schmidt. Hosted by the UW-Eau Claire Alumni Association.

Take in the fall colors and see how the campus has been transformed in recent years.

UW-Eau Claire Blugold Athletics | Hall of Fame | Friday, 4:30 - 9 p.m., Dakota Ballroom, W.R. Davies Center

Congratulations to each of you on your selection to the Blugold Hall of Fame. 

Please RSVP for the Hall of Fame Banquet and program HERE

‚Äč*The university guidelines around COVID-19 may adapt due to city and county recommendations. Information around safety measures and requirements will be communicated prior to the event.

UW-Eau Claire Greek Alumni Mixer | Friday, 7-10:30 p.m., The Cabin, W.R. Davies Student Center


Saturday, October 7

UW-Eau Claire Alumni Association 

10 a.m.  |  Homecoming Parade | Eau Claire County Courthouse, Lake Street, to First Avenue and Chippewa Street.
Be sure to find us on Lake Street and First Avenue!

11 a.m. | Blugold Fever Fest | Pregame Activities | Food Trucks Onsite | Blugold Marching Band | Carson Park
Lots of activities at Carson Park before the game! Blugold Merchandise for sale: Cash or Check only

1:10 p.m. | UW-Eau Claire Blugolds vs. UW River Falls Falcons Football Game | Carson Park | Purchase game tickets here.

Questions on any events: call the alumni office at 715-836-3266 or email

For more information

Check back to this page for additional Homecoming details as they are finalized. For more information, contact the alumni office at or 715-836-3266.

Homecoming 2018
2018 Homecoming
A UWEC police officer drives a police car at the front of the homecoming parade.
UWEC Alumni
Blugold Marching Band members cheer at a football game
The Blugold Marching Band brings the spirit

The largest marching band in the Midwest energizes the fans at Blugold athletic events.

Homecoming brings us together
Homecoming brings us together

Homecoming brings us together

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