Homecoming 2016

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 will take place Saturday, October 1, 2016, with all of your favorite UMAA sponsored events beginning Sunday, September 25.

Future Homecoming dates: 2017 – October 14
Future Homecoming dates: 2018 – October 6
Future Homecoming dates: 2019 – October 5

Schedule of Events for Homecoming 2016

Sunday, Sept. 25

Homecoming Kickoff Celebration, Southgate Mall - Clock Court

Wednesday, Sept. 28

UM Residence Life and Front Desk decorating contest judging
Greek House decorating contest

Thursday, Sept. 29

House of Delegates annual meeting
UM Residence Life decorating contest judging
House of Delegates Social, Canyon Club

Friday, Sept. 30

House of Delegates annual meeting
UM Alumni Band Reunion Registration
Hello Walk painting, sidewalk in front of Turner Hall
Department open houses and receptions
Distinguished Alumni Awards ceremony and reception, University Center Ballroom
Yell Night Pep Rally on the Oval and lighting of the M
All-Alumni Social and Dance with UM Marching Band, Holiday Inn Downtown at the Park

Saturday, Oct. 1

9th annual Homecoming Hustle 5K Race, start at Higgins and Broadway
UM Homecoming Parade, along Higgins and University avenues
All-Alumni Homecoming Tailgate, lot 2 in the River Bowl
Homecoming Football Game: Montana Grizzlies vs. Southern Utah Thunderbirds

Note: All times are subject to change. Please check back regularly.