University of Wisconsin Eau Claire

Alumni event list

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The Alumni Association is planning some wonderful events for Blugolds and friends. Join us, won't you? Check out the events in the list below or use the Event Calendar to view events by date or month.

Events, such as tours and cruises, will be handled by specialists we've selected to give you the best prices and options. For events that our office administers, you will be able to use our registration system to RSVP and pay.

See you soon!


Sept. 21, 2019

UW-Eau Claire Blugold Athletics - Soccer Alumni Day

SAVE THE DATE! Blugolds play at 2 p.m. at Bollinger Field, Reception at Dooley’s Pub from 4:30-7:30 p.m. More information available soon!

Oct. 5, 2019

UW-Eau Claire Blugold Athletics - Volleyball Alumni Day

SAVE THE DATE! Blugolds play at 5 p.m. in the McPhee Building. Reception at Monk’s Bar and Grill from 7:30-11 p.m. More information available soon!

Oct. 10-12, 2019

UW-Eau Claire Blugold Athletics Wrestling

Oct. 10 - Opening day for Wrestling-outdoor practice on campus mall 3-5 p.m.; Oct. 11 - Grand Opening-Ribbon Cutting of new Wrestling facility in McPhee 4 p.m.; Oct. 11 - "Foot on the Line" Davies Center, 7-10 p.m.; Oct. 12 - "Kill the Hill", Garfield Ave Hill, 8:30 a.m.; Oct. 12 - Bean Bag Tournament, Carson Park, 10:30 a.m. $35 team or $20 individual, Blugold wresting t-shirt included. More information available soon! Questions or to register: Coach Fader 608-385-4885 or Russ Peloquin 715-864-0765.

Oct. 11-12, 2019

UW-Eau Claire Golden Blugolds Celebration 2019

UW-Eau Claire alumni who graduated in 1969 or earlier have earned the title of "Golden Blugold" and are invited to a special weekend on campus on Friday and Saturday, Oct. 11-12, 2019. View invitation here.


If you have questions, please contact the alumni office by sending an e-mail message to or calling 715-836-3266. 

Oct. 11, 2019

UW-Eau Claire Greek Alumni Homecoming Mixer

Join the other Blugolds at the Greek Alumni Reunion at 7:30-10 p.m. in The Cabin, W.R. Davies Center. No charge, but Registration appreciated! Cash bar of beer and wine available. Hors d'oeuvres will be provided and guests are welcome to attend. Questions! contact

Oct. 11, 2019

UW-Eau Claire Hall of Fame 2019

UW-Eau Claire Blugold Hall of Fame Class of 2019 will be inducted during homecoming weekend. Included in the 43rd class of inductees are basketball player Jeff Lund (1974-78), soccer player Emily (Mabbitt) Gregerson (1994-97), football players Clay Iverson (1995-98 and Luke Burger (1994, 96-98), softball player JoDell Bendickson (1998-99) and swimmer Matt Oglesby (1999-2002).

The banquet will be held in W.R. Davies Center Ojibwe Ballroom and will begin with a social at 4:30 p.m., dinner at 5:30 p.m. and program following.


If you have questions, please contact the alumni office by sending an e-mail message to or calling 715-836-3266.

Oct. 11-12, 2019

UW-Eau Claire Homecoming 2019

HOMECOMING 2019! 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 and time to reconnect with fellow Blugolds!

Let us know if you are coming back for Homecoming this year and you will be added to a drawing for some Blugold Swag.


If you have questions, please contact the alumni office by sending an e-mail message to or calling 715-836-3266.

Oct. 12, 2019

UW-Eau Claire Nursing Alumni Homecoming Walk

Registration starts at 7:30 a.m. at the Nursing Building, 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

Oct. 13, 2019

UW-Eau Claire College of Business Alumni Brunch

SAVE THE DATE to join other COB alumni for brunch in Dulany Inn, W.R. Davies Center. Sunday, Oct. 13 from 10 a.m.-12 p.m. More information soon!

Oct. 13, 2019

Lutheran Student Association 85th Anniversary

Please join us for 10 a.m. worship at the Ecumenical Religious Center, 110 Garfield Ave., Eau Claire (next to Hibbard Hall). Everyone is invited for LSA Anniversary Brunch for the service at 11:15 a.m. in the Ojibwe Ballroom at W.R. Davies Center. Cost $15 per person, advance reservations required at

Dec. 20, 2019

Alumni Association board meeting

Members of the UW-Eau Claire Alumni Association board of directors will meet on campus on Friday, Dec. 20 at 2 p.m. in W.R. Davies Student Center. (See frequently asked questions about board membership, or complete the online board nomination form if you're interested in becoming a member.)

Dec. 20, 2019

Winter alumni awards presentation

The UW-Eau Claire Alumni Association will present awards to outstanding alumni during a ceremony and dinner the evening before the December commencement. Do you know an outstanding Blugold? Nominate them here


If you have questions, please contact the alumni office by sending an e-mail message to alumni@uwec.

July 28-Aug. 5, 2020

Rhine Highlights Amsterdam and Basil

Cruise the canals of Amsterdam, see the Schloss Drachenburg castle in Cologne, and take a guided tour of Koblenz. Explore the Roman baths in Baden Baden, join a local guide for a tour of Heidelberg Castle, and enjoy a private concert in a baroque palace. Stroll through the Old Town in Strasbourg or sample the fine wines of Mittelbergheim. GoNext travel landing page GoNext Travel or 1-800-842-9023.

Oct. 5-16, 2020

Medieval Sojourn, Barcelona-Athens

Encounter the history of the eastern Mediterranean on this ten-night cruise aboard Oceania Cruises’ Marina. See the Monte Carlo Casino and the historical treasures of Rome. Stroll the cobblestone streets in Sorrento and see Santorini’s breathtaking volcanic seascapes. Visit the ruins of Ephesus and stroll through Mitilini—the “Garden of the Aegean.” GoNext travel landing page GoNext Travel or 1-800-842-9023.

Oct. 9-10, 2020

UW-Eau Claire Homecoming 2020




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