UT Tyler

Homecoming 2018

Events for Friday, March 2

Make plans to join us for Homecoming 2018! There will be activities and events for students all week long on campus, with family-friendly events open to alumni and the community Friday and Saturday. Don't miss out on the fun, fireworks, food and traditions that will make this Homecoming the best yet.

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Friday, March 2

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! 

6 - 8 p.m.

Hot Air Balloon

6 p.m.

Homecoming BBQ, Alumni House

BBQ provided to alumni, students, faculty, staff and community at Alumni House back lawn. Free food, beverages and live music for 1,000. 

7:30 p.m.

Movie on the Lawn & Pop-Up Food Truck Park, Perkins Soccer Complex

Free movie screening of Disney-Pixar's "Coco" available for students, alumni, faculty, staff and community members on the soccer field; food truck food/desserts available

9:30 p.m.

Fireworks Show, Perkins Soccer Complex

(Sponsored by: Dakotas, Einstein Bros. Bagels, Republic Icehouse and East Texas Pyro)


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