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Oct. 5-10, 2015

Monday, Oct. 5


7:30-9 a.m.

Patriot Professionals Breakfast hosted by Alumni Relations, UC 3rd floor (invitation only)

5-7 p.m.

Homecoming Kick-Off Launch at the Lakes-Harvey Lakes

Hosted by Delta Gamma

Live Music by Doorway & Free Food!

Human Banner Competition

8:30 p.m.

CAB Glow-in-the-Dark Capture the Flag-Harvey Deck

Tuesday, Oct. 6


11 a.m.-5:30 p.m.

Balfour Ring Orders Outside Barnes & Noble

11 a.m.

Mr. & Miss UT Tyler Voting Begins-UC Info Table or Online

12:30 p.m.

Patriot Idol Preliminary Round #1-Sports Café

5 p.m.

CAB Comedy Night ft. Mo Amer-Sports Cafe

6-7 p.m.

Live Speaker Broadcast ft. Al Roker, hosted by NSLS, UC Theater

Wednesday, Oct. 7


11 a.m.-5:30 p.m.

Balfour Ring Orders Outside Barnes & Noble

11 a.m.

Mr. & Miss UT Tyler Voting Continues-UC Info Table or Online

11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Grad Fair with Alumni Relations Outside Barnes & Noble


Patriot Idol Preliminary Round #2-Sports Café

2 p.m.

Patriot Paddle-Harvey Lakes

5 p.m.

Patriot Idol Preliminary Round #3-Sports Café

6:30 p.m.

Rec Sports Cornhole Tournament-Intramural Field

8:30 p.m.

CAB Movie Night by the Lake-Jurassic World (rainsite UC Ballroom)

Thursday, Oct. 8


11 a.m.-5:30 p.m.

Balfour Ring Orders Outside Barnes & Noble

11 a.m.

Mr. & Miss UT Tyler Voting Continues til 5 p.m.

UC Info Table or Online

12:30-1:30 p.m.

Emerging Leader Workshop hosted by the Leadership & Service Ambassadors, UC 3140

12:30-1:30 p.m.

CAB Bingo-Sports Cafe

4-6 p.m.

Library Open House, 3rd Floor

7 p.m.

Patriot Idol Finale-UC Theater

Friday, Oct. 9


all day

#WearYourPatriotPride 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!

2 p.m.

Patriot Paddle Rain-out Date-Harvey Lakes

4-8 p.m.

Student Organization Golf Cart & Tent Decorating for Spirit Competition-Soccer Field Parking Lot

4-7 p.m.

Alumni After Hours at Republic Icehouse, hosted by Alumni Relations

7:30 p.m.

Family Weekend Movie Night ft. Jurassic World, UC Theater

Saturday, Oct. 10


noon-2 p.m.

Family Weekend Lunch

UC Ballroom

1:00 p.m.

Alumni Volleyball Game

1:30-4:30 p.m.

Patriot Alley Tailgate-Lot 16 near soccer fields. Reserve spots in advance: jreel@uttyler.edu (setup begins 12:30 p.m.)

3:30 p.m.

Golf Cart Parade

Begins in front of HPC

Travels to the Soccer Field Parking Lot

Tailgate Tent Judging Begins

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

*7 p.m.

Winners Announced at Half-time of Men's Soccer Game

Spirit Competition and Mr. & Miss UT Tyler Winners

Soccer Field


Times subject to change depending on times of the soccer games. Announcements will be made at half-time of the men's game, so please be flexible.


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