Homecoming Oct 8th-10th


Homecoming Formal and Casino Night

Saturday, October 10th, 2015
8:00P.M. - 1:00A.M.
Gallogly Events Center and Berger Hall
Tickets are on sale NOW at the University Center Information desk | Prices are $10 for individual tickets and $15 for a "couples" ticket
Must be a UCCS Student with a student ID to purchase either ticket option

Homecoming Student Events Schedule

Thursday, October 8th

Time Capsule Opening and Reception | 4:00P.M. | University Center Entrance near Café 65
Chancellor Pam Shockley-Zalabak cordially invites you to join her for the UCCS University Center Time Capsule Opening and Reception. The time capsule was placed on October 1, 1988 beneath the pedestrian spine outside the west doors of the 1988 expansion of the University Center and will feature the revealing of some older university artifacts

Spirit Rally | 7:30P.M. - 8:30P.M. | El Pomar Plaza (Library Entrance)
Our 2015 Homecoming will be kicked off in true UCCS fashion with a pep rally! Join student athletes in team chants, meet the players, and grab some free food in true pep-rally formation! The first 100 students in attendance will be receiving an OFFICIAL 2015 HOMECOMING T-SHIRT!

Light the Spine | 8:30P.M. | El Pomar Plaza/West Lawn Spine
For the third year in a row, our student athletes will light the spine, creating a beautiful tunnel of lights that will remain lit all week leading up to the Homecoming Formal Dance and Casino Night!

Friday, October 9th

The March | 3P.M. | Alpine Field Entrance
Join students and Greek Organizations as hundreds of students march down to the ROTC turf field and Mountain Lion Stadium for our Homecoming tailgate, free food, and to cheer on our Mountain Lions to victory.

Homecoming Tailgate | 3:30P.M. - 5:30P.M. | ROTC Turf Field
Inflatables, music, prizes, free t-shirts and more can all be found at this tailgate. Oh, and did we mention free food as well? Come march down to the stadium or meet us down there to join in the fun!

Men and Women's Soccer Games | 5P.M.-9:30P.M. | 4 Diamonds Soccer Field
The real fun during our Friday Homecoming Activities is of course, at the soccer games. Cheer on our Mountain Lions as the women team face off against Colorado Mesa University, starting 5pm, while our men's team take on South Dakota Mines, with kickoff beginning at 7:30P.M.

Homecoming Bonfire | 9:45P.M. - 11P.M. | Parking Lot 572
A long-standing homecoming tradition, help cheer on our leaders of UCCS light the fire and keep it burning through the night with music, games, prizes, and FUN!

Please contact OSA (osa@uccs.edu/719-255-3470) with any remaining questions you might have! Get ready for a weekend full of excitement, school spirit and more! Most importantly, GO MOUNTAIN LIONS!