UT Tyler


The University of Texas at Tyler

Homecoming for 2017-2018 will be Feb. 26-March 3, 2018.  Stay tuned for more details!


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Oct. 10-15, 2016


Monday, Oct. 10 

12:30 p.m.

Patriots Got Talent Prelim-Patriot Zone  


Tuesday, Oct. 11 


Mr. & Miss UT Tyler voting begins

11 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Balfour Ring Sales, University Center  


CAB Bingo, outside Barnes & Noble 

 5 p.m.

Patriots Got Talent Prelim-Patriot Zone  

8:30 p.m.

Movie Night by the Lake: Ghostbusters (2016); rain location, UC Theater (family friendly)

10 p.m.

SGA Midnight Breakfast, The Met


Wednesday, Oct. 12 

11 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Grad Fair with Alumni Relations, outside Barnes & Noble 

11 a .m. - 6  p.m.

Balfour Ring Sales, University Center 


Patriots Got Talent Prelim-Patriot Zone 

5:30 p.m.

Hangout at Harvey Lake: canoes, paddle boards, slack lines, yard games, hammocks and more! (family friendly)

6:30 p.m.

Alpha Chi Omega Domestic Violence Candlelight Vigil, Harvey Lake Amphitheater


Thursday, Oct. 13 

10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Balfour Ring Sales, University Center


Golf Cart decorating begins 

7 p.m.

Patriots Got Talent Finale, UC Theater (family friendly)


Friday, Oct. 14 

All Day

Wear UT Tyler spirit gear all day, no matter where you are in the world! Post a picture of yourself in orange and blue on social media with the hashtag #WearYourPatriotPride and we will repost your pictures and give out prizes to participants all day long! 

5 p.m.

Golf Cart Parade 

5 p.m.

Patriots Eat & Greet, Harvey Lakes. Enjoy a "taste of Tyler" with favorite local restaurants while mingling with faculty, staff, students and alumni and enjoying live music.  (family friendly) 


Saturday, Oct. 15 

11 a.m.

T Club Brunch (invitation only), OAC Ballroom 

1 p.m.

Soccer Alumni Scrimmage 

1:30 p.m.

Chili Cookoff check-in begins (participants must check in by 3 p.m.)

3:30 p.m.

Homecoming Carnival Begins, fun for all ages & free food, soccer field parking lot 

4 p.m.

Women's Soccer Game, Perkins Soccer Complex 

6 p.m.

Men's Soccer Game, Perkins Soccer Complex 

Chili Cook-Off judging

*7 p.m.

Winners of Spirit Competition and Mr. & Miss UT Tyler announced at half-time of men's soccer game, soccer field 

(approx.) 7:45 p.m.

Fireworks show generously sponsored by: citizensdakotaseinsteinspyro 


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