Homecoming 2019 | September 30 - October 5

The University of Montana's Homecoming is a festive week for alumni, friends, students and community members.

Countless alumni return to campus to take part in the traditional Homecoming festivities, including the Hello Walk, Distinguished Alumni Award ceremony, Yell Night Pep Rally, All-Alumni Social and Dance, Homecoming Parade, Homecoming Tailgate and the Homecoming football game!

This year's game against Idaho State University will take place Saturday, October 5, 2019, with all of your favorite UMAA sponsored events beginning Monday, September 30.

Future Homecoming dates:

2020 – Sept 26 Cal Poly

2021 – Oct 2 Northern Arizona

Monday, Sept. 30

6-7 p.m. — Homecoming Kickoff Celebration, Southgate Mall – JC Penny Court

Tuesday, Oct. 1

1 p.m. — Hello Walk painting, sidewalk in front of Turner Hall

Wednesday, Oct. 2

4-6:30 p.m. — Paint the M

Thursday, Oct. 3

10 a.m. — UM Front Desk decorating contest judging
5 p.m. — Homecoming Buffet Dinner, Food Zoo in the Lommasson Center; Open to the public
5-7 p.m. — House of Delegates Griz on Tap Social, Location TBD

Friday, Oct. 4

8 a.m.-1 p.m. — House of Delegates annual meeting, Brantly Presidents Room
5:30 p.m. — Distinguished Alumni Awards ceremony and reception, University Center Ballroom
8 p.m. — Yell Night Pep Rally on the Oval and lighting of the M
7 p.m.-12 a.m. — All-Alumni Social with UM Marching Band, Holiday Inn Downtown Missoula

Saturday, Oct. 5

8:30-10 a.m. — SAE Annual Pancake Breakfast, 1120 Gerald Avenue. Open to all Greek alums, come have breakfast and then watch the parade
9:45 a.m. — 12th annual Homecoming Hustle 5K Race, start at Higgins and Broadway
10 a.m. — UM Homecoming Parade, along Higgins and University avenues
12-2 p.m. — All-Alumni Homecoming Tailgate, lot 2 in the River Bowl North
2 p.m. — Homecoming Football Game: Montana Grizzlies vs. Idaho State Bengals

Sunday, Oct. 6

10 a.m.-4 p.m. — UMAA Board of Directors meeting, Missoula 

Please note that times and events are subject to change. For more information, visit www.grizalum.com or call 1-877-UM-ALUMS


University of Montana Alumni
University of Montana – Office of the President
Southgate Mall
Mountain FM 102.5
Liberty Mutual
Holiday Inn Downtown Missoula