UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN River Falls

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Events and Programs

Stay tuned for event information.

Virtual Homecoming festivities will commence Monday-Sunday, September 28-October 3rd. For questions, email homecoming@uwrf.edu.

For questions, please call 715-427-4747

Visit our Facebook page for photos and upcoming events! 

Last Updated: 9/10/2020

More info coming soon!

Time Event Location Details 

All Day

Border Battle Food Drive

University Center

Come and drop off food in the university Center and Support MN or WI. Show which state has the most pride and giving spirit. For those wanting to contribute virtually, please fill out this form and submit a photo of your good deed (food, monetary donation etc.) https://myorgs.uwrf.edu/submitter/form/start/435387  **For those who are not from MN or WI...we technically all have a little Wisconsin tie since we are all Falcons :)

All Day

UWRF Alumni and Friends Homecoming Past Photo Challenge

UWRF Alumni Facebook

1014 Homecoming Alumni Headers Photo Challenge

During the week of Sept. 28-Oct. 3, we will be posting past UWRF Homecoming photos on our Facebook page. Join the fun and add one of your favorite UWRF Homecoming photos in the comment section of the post, along with the year your photo was taken. Our goal is a photo each year from the last 50 years! 

All Day

Welcome Home, Falcons! Show your spirit at the Falcon Shop

University Center

Falcon Shop

The Falcon Shop is YOUR home for all Falcon Swag.  From new students, to parents, to alumni--we've got what you need.  Check out the full assortment at uwrfshop.com

All Day

UWRF Alumni and Friends Run/Walk 2020 Homecoming 5k

At Home/Your Community

1014 Homecoming Alumni Header Run_Walk FINAL

Get your running shoes out and join fellow alumni in a virtual 5K! Sign up here. Run or walk a 5K the week of September 28th to October 3rd in your community. A 5K is 3.1 miles. Send in your timed results and a picture. Enter to win a chance at an alumni giveaway by participating! Results and picture can be remailed to alumni@uwrf.edu or posted as a comment on our 5k Facebook post that week. Good luck Falcons!  More information at: https://www.uwrf.edu/Alumni/AlumniEvents.cfm 

All Day

UWRF Alumni and Friends Yard Work Service Project 2020 Homecoming

At Home/Your Community

1014 Homecoming Alumni Header Yard Work FINAL

Grab your rakes and help a neighbor, friend, or family member with fall yard work. Sign up here. Keep track of hours volunteered the week of September 28th-October 3rd. Send in your hours and a picture of you working in the yard/garden. Enter to win a chance at an alumni giveaway by participating! Hours and picture can be emailed to alumni@uwrf.edu or posted as a comment on our Yard Work Service Project Facebook post that week. More information at https://www.uwrf.edu/Alumni/AlumniEvents.cfm

12pm 

Medallion Hunt

Student Involvement Social Media

Each Day at Noon a new clue will be dropped. The first to find the medallion hunt and deliver it to the Information Desk will receive a Falcon Prize Pack

More info coming soon!

Time Event Location Details 

All Day

Border Battle Food Drive

University Center

Come and drop off food in the university Center and Support MN or WI. Show which state has the most pride and giving spirit. For those wanting to contribute virtually, please fill out this form and submit a photo of your good deed (food, monetary donation etc.) https://myorgs.uwrf.edu/submitter/form/start/435387  **For those who are not from MN or WI...we technically all have a little Wisconsin tie since we are all Falcons :)

All Day

UWRF Alumni and Friends Homecoming Past Photo Challenge

UWRF Alumni Facebook

1014 Homecoming Alumni Headers Photo Challenge

During the week of Sept. 28-Oct. 3, we will be posting past UWRF Homecoming photos on our Facebook page. Join the fun and add one of your favorite UWRF Homecoming photos in the comment section of the post, along with the year your photo was taken. Our goal is a photo each year from the last 50 years! 

All Day

Welcome Home, Falcons! Show your spirit at the Falcon Shop

University Center

Falcon Shop

The Falcon Shop is YOUR home for all Falcon Swag.  From new students, to parents, to alumni--we've got what you need.  Check out the full assortment at uwrfshop.com

All Day

UWRF Alumni and Friends Run/Walk 2020 Homecoming 5k

At Home/Your Community

1014 Homecoming Alumni Header Run_Walk FINAL

Get your running shoes out and join fellow alumni in a virtual 5K! Sign up here. Run or walk a 5K the week of September 28th to October 3rd in your community. A 5K is 3.1 miles. Send in your timed results and a picture. Enter to win a chance at an alumni giveaway by participating! Results and picture can be remailed to alumni@uwrf.edu or posted as a comment on our 5k Facebook post that week. Good luck Falcons!  More information at: https://www.uwrf.edu/Alumni/AlumniEvents.cfm 

All Day

UWRF Alumni and Friends Yard Work Service Project 2020 Homecoming

At Home/Your Community

1014 Homecoming Alumni Header Yard Work FINAL

Grab your rakes and help a neighbor, friend, or family member with fall yard work. Sign up here. Keep track of hours volunteered the week of September 28th-October 3rd. Send in your hours and a picture of you working in the yard/garden. Enter to win a chance at an alumni giveaway by participating! Hours and picture can be emailed to alumni@uwrf.edu or posted as a comment on our Yard Work Service Project Facebook post that week. More information at https://www.uwrf.edu/Alumni/AlumniEvents.cfm

All Day

9/15/2019 Women's Soccer Game vs Hamline

Virtual

Enjoy watching a Women's Soccer Game from the past here!

https://uwrfsports.com/watch/?Archive=376&sport=12&type=Archive

12pm 

Medallion Hunt

Student Involvement Social Media

Each Day at Noon a new clue will be dropped. The first to find the medallion hunt and deliver it to the Information Desk will receive a Falcon Prize Pack

More info coming soon!

Time Event Location Details 

All Day

Border Battle Food Drive

University Center

Come and drop off food in the university Center and Support MN or WI. Show which state has the most pride and giving spirit. For those wanting to contribute virtually, please fill out this form and submit a photo of your good deed (food, monetary donation etc.) https://myorgs.uwrf.edu/submitter/form/start/435387  **For those who are not from MN or WI...we technically all have a little Wisconsin tie since we are all Falcons :)

All Day

UWRF Alumni and Friends Homecoming Past Photo Challenge

UWRF Alumni Facebook

1014 Homecoming Alumni Headers Photo Challenge

During the week of Sept. 28-Oct. 3, we will be posting past UWRF Homecoming photos on our Facebook page. Join the fun and add one of your favorite UWRF Homecoming photos in the comment section of the post, along with the year your photo was taken. Our goal is a photo each year from the last 50 years! 

All Day

Welcome Home, Falcons! Show your spirit at the Falcon Shop

University Center

Falcon Shop

The Falcon Shop is YOUR home for all Falcon Swag.  From new students, to parents, to alumni--we've got what you need.  Check out the full assortment at uwrfshop.com

All Day

UWRF Alumni and Friends Run/Walk 2020 Homecoming 5k

At Home/Your Community

1014 Homecoming Alumni Header Run_Walk FINAL

Get your running shoes out and join fellow alumni in a virtual 5K! Sign up here. Run or walk a 5K the week of September 28th to October 3rd in your community. A 5K is 3.1 miles. Send in your timed results and a picture. Enter to win a chance at an alumni giveaway by participating! Results and picture can be remailed to alumni@uwrf.edu or posted as a comment on our 5k Facebook post that week. Good luck Falcons!  More information at: https://www.uwrf.edu/Alumni/AlumniEvents.cfm 

All Day

UWRF Alumni and Friends Yard Work Service Project 2020 Homecoming

At Home/Your Community

1014 Homecoming Alumni Header Yard Work FINAL

Grab your rakes and help a neighbor, friend, or family member with fall yard work. Sign up here. Keep track of hours volunteered the week of September 28th-October 3rd. Send in your hours and a picture of you working in the yard/garden. Enter to win a chance at an alumni giveaway by participating! Hours and picture can be emailed to alumni@uwrf.edu or posted as a comment on our Yard Work Service Project Facebook post that week. More information at https://www.uwrf.edu/Alumni/AlumniEvents.cfm

12pm 

Medallion Hunt

Student Involvement Social Media

Each Day at Noon a new clue will be dropped. The first to find the medallion hunt and deliver it to the Information Desk will receive a Falcon Prize Pack

More info coming soon!

Time Event Location Details 

All Day

Border Battle Food Drive

University Center

Come and drop off food in the university Center and Support MN or WI. Show which state has the most pride and giving spirit. For those wanting to contribute virtually, please fill out this form and submit a photo of your good deed (food, monetary donation etc.) https://myorgs.uwrf.edu/submitter/form/start/435387  **For those who are not from MN or WI...we technically all have a little Wisconsin tie since we are all Falcons :)

All Day

UWRF Alumni and Friends Homecoming Past Photo Challenge

UWRF Alumni Facebook

1014 Homecoming Alumni Headers Photo Challenge

During the week of Sept. 28-Oct. 3, we will be posting past UWRF Homecoming photos on our Facebook page. Join the fun and add one of your favorite UWRF Homecoming photos in the comment section of the post, along with the year your photo was taken. Our goal is a photo each year from the last 50 years! 

All Day

Welcome Home, Falcons! Show your spirit at the Falcon Shop

University Center

Falcon Shop

The Falcon Shop is YOUR home for all Falcon Swag.  From new students, to parents, to alumni--we've got what you need.  Check out the full assortment at uwrfshop.com

All Day

UWRF Alumni and Friends Run/Walk 2020 Homecoming 5k

At Home/Your Community

1014 Homecoming Alumni Header Run_Walk FINAL

Get your running shoes out and join fellow alumni in a virtual 5K! Sign up here. Run or walk a 5K the week of September 28th to October 3rd in your community. A 5K is 3.1 miles. Send in your timed results and a picture. Enter to win a chance at an alumni giveaway by participating! Results and picture can be remailed to alumni@uwrf.edu or posted as a comment on our 5k Facebook post that week. Good luck Falcons!  More information at: https://www.uwrf.edu/Alumni/AlumniEvents.cfm 

All Day

UWRF Alumni and Friends Yard Work Service Project 2020 Homecoming

At Home/Your Community

1014 Homecoming Alumni Header Yard Work FINAL

Grab your rakes and help a neighbor, friend, or family member with fall yard work. Sign up here. Keep track of hours volunteered the week of September 28th-October 3rd. Send in your hours and a picture of you working in the yard/garden. Enter to win a chance at an alumni giveaway by participating! Hours and picture can be emailed to alumni@uwrf.edu or posted as a comment on our Yard Work Service Project Facebook post that week. More information at https://www.uwrf.edu/Alumni/AlumniEvents.cfm

All Day

10/9/2019 Volleyball Match vs UW-La Crosse

Virtual

Watch a volleyball match from the past here!

https://uwrfsports.com/watch/?Archive=1382&sport=14&type=Archive

12pm 

Medallion Hunt

Student Involvement Social Media

Each Day at Noon a new clue will be dropped. The first to find the medallion hunt and deliver it to the Information Desk will receive a Falcon Prize Pack

More info coming soon!

Time Event Location Details 

All Day

Border Battle Food Drive

University Center

Come and drop off food in the university Center and Support MN or WI. Show which state has the most pride and giving spirit. For those wanting to contribute virtually, please fill out this form and submit a photo of your good deed (food, monetary donation etc.) https://myorgs.uwrf.edu/submitter/form/start/435387  **For those who are not from MN or WI...we technically all have a little Wisconsin tie since we are all Falcons :)

All Day

UWRF Alumni and Friends Homecoming Past Photo Challenge

UWRF Alumni Facebook

1014 Homecoming Alumni Headers Photo Challenge

During the week of Sept. 28-Oct. 3, we will be posting past UWRF Homecoming photos on our Facebook page. Join the fun and add one of your favorite UWRF Homecoming photos in the comment section of the post, along with the year your photo was taken. Our goal is a photo each year from the last 50 years! 

All Day

Welcome Home, Falcons! Show your spirit at the Falcon Shop

University Center

Falcon Shop

The Falcon Shop is YOUR home for all Falcon Swag.  From new students, to parents, to alumni--we've got what you need.  Check out the full assortment at uwrfshop.com

All Day

UWRF Alumni and Friends Run/Walk 2020 Homecoming 5k

At Home/Your Community

1014 Homecoming Alumni Header Run_Walk FINAL

Get your running shoes out and join fellow alumni in a virtual 5K! Sign up here. Run or walk a 5K the week of September 28th to October 3rd in your community. A 5K is 3.1 miles. Send in your timed results and a picture. Enter to win a chance at an alumni giveaway by participating! Results and picture can be remailed to alumni@uwrf.edu or posted as a comment on our 5k Facebook post that week. Good luck Falcons!  More information at: https://www.uwrf.edu/Alumni/AlumniEvents.cfm 

All Day

UWRF Alumni and Friends Yard Work Service Project 2020 Homecoming

At Home/Your Community

1014 Homecoming Alumni Header Yard Work FINAL

Grab your rakes and help a neighbor, friend, or family member with fall yard work. Sign up here. Keep track of hours volunteered the week of September 28th-October 3rd. Send in your hours and a picture of you working in the yard/garden. Enter to win a chance at an alumni giveaway by participating! Hours and picture can be emailed to alumni@uwrf.edu or posted as a comment on our Yard Work Service Project Facebook post that week. More information at https://www.uwrf.edu/Alumni/AlumniEvents.cfm

12pm

Frances Cohler Coffee Virtual Concert Series

Online

Free Admission. Link will be available on the UWRF Music Department page.

Artists Katie Henley, soprano and Jack Swanson, tenor will be performing.

12pm 

Medallion Hunt

Student Involvement Social Media

Each Day at Noon a new clue will be dropped. The first to find the medallion hunt and deliver it to the Information Desk will receive a Falcon Prize Pack

Virtual

Stay at Home Homecoming Kit 

This Kit will be mailed

Sign up for your very own 'Stay at Home Homecoming Kit' filled with items to help you feel the Falcon Pride. Each kit is filled with a UWRF themed coloring sheet, tattoos, Stuff-a-lamb (think build-a-bear style stuffed animal), Freddy's Dairy Bar token custom Homecoming T-shirt.

Also, tune in at 7:30 pm for a UWRF themed trivia. The winning team of trivia will win amazon gift cards. Must be a current student to receive a kit. Kits are limited and first come first served.

All kits will be mailed **BE SURE TO PUT YOUR MAILING ADDRESS AND T-SHIRT SIZE IN YOUR SIGN UP

Sign up to reserve a kit here ** Sign up will go live on Wednesday, 9/23

Tune into trivia here https://uwrf.campuslabs.com/engage/event/6152262

 

More info coming soon!

Time Event Location Details                                   

All Day

Border Battle Food Drive

University Center

Come and drop off food in the university Center and Support MN or WI. Show which state has the most pride and giving spirit. For those wanting to contribute virtually, please fill out this form and submit a photo of your good deed (food, monetary donation etc.) https://myorgs.uwrf.edu/submitter/form/start/435387  **For those who are not from MN or WI...we technically all have a little Wisconsin tie since we are all Falcons :)

All Day

UWRF Alumni and Friends Homecoming Past Photo Challenge

UWRF Alumni Facebook

1014 Homecoming Alumni Headers Photo Challenge

During the week of Sept. 28-Oct. 3, we will be posting past UWRF Homecoming photos on our Facebook page. Join the fun and add one of your favorite UWRF Homecoming photos in the comment section of the post, along with the year your photo was taken. Our goal is a photo each year from the last 50 years! 

 

All Day

Welcome Home, Falcons! Show your spirit at the Falcon Shop

University Center

Falcon Shop

The Falcon Shop is YOUR home for all Falcon Swag.  From new students, to parents, to alumni--we've got what you need.  Check out the full assortment at uwrfshop.com

All Day

UWRF Alumni and Friends Run/Walk 2020 Homecoming 5k

At Home/Your Community

1014 Homecoming Alumni Header Run_Walk FINAL

Get your running shoes out and join fellow alumni in a virtual 5K! Sign up here. Run or walk a 5K the week of September 28th to October 3rd in your community. A 5K is 3.1 miles. Send in your timed results and a picture. Enter to win a chance at an alumni giveaway by participating! Results and picture can be remailed to alumni@uwrf.edu or posted as a comment on our 5k Facebook post that week. Good luck Falcons!  More information at: https://www.uwrf.edu/Alumni/AlumniEvents.cfm 

All Day

UWRF Alumni and Friends Yard Work Service Project 2020 Homecoming

At Home/Your Community

1014 Homecoming Alumni Header Yard Work FINAL

Grab your rakes and help a neighbor, friend, or family member with fall yard work. Sign up here. Keep track of hours volunteered the week of September 28th-October 3rd. Send in your hours and a picture of you working in the yard/garden. Enter to win a chance at an alumni giveaway by participating! Hours and picture can be emailed to alumni@uwrf.edu or posted as a comment on our Yard Work Service Project Facebook post that week. More information at https://www.uwrf.edu/Alumni/AlumniEvents.cfm

All Day

10/13/2018 Homecoming Football Game vs UW-Stout

Virtual

Get in the Homecoming spirit by watching this great game from the past!

https://uwrfsports.com/watch/?Archive=296&sport=2&type=Archive

12pm 

Medallion Hunt

Student Involvement Social Media

Each Day at Noon a new clue will be dropped. The first to find the medallion hunt and deliver it to the Information Desk will receive a Falcon Prize Pack

12pm-12am

Virtual Falcon's Got Talent

YouTube

Vote for your favorite YouTube video submission of UWRF talent. Our YouTube channel will go live at 12 pm and will stay live until 12 am for voting. To Vote, please check out our event page which will include a link to the voting form . The winner will be announced via our social media channels. Have a talent you would like to share? Click here to submit your talent 

 

More info coming soon!

Time   Event Location   Details

All Day

Border Battle Food Drive

University Center

Come and drop off food in the university Center and Support MN or WI. Show which state has the most pride and giving spirit. For those wanting to contribute virtually, please fill out this form and submit a photo of your good deed (food, monetary donation etc.) https://myorgs.uwrf.edu/submitter/form/start/435387  **For those who are not from MN or WI...we technically all have a little Wisconsin tie since we are all Falcons :)

All Day

Welcome Home, Falcons! Show your spirit at the Falcon Shop

University Center

Falcon Shop

The Falcon Shop is YOUR home for all Falcon Swag.  From new students, to parents, to alumni--we've got what you need.  Check out the full assortment at uwrfshop.com

12pm 

Medallion Hunt

Student Involvement Social Media

Each Day at Noon a new clue will be dropped. The first to find the medallion hunt and deliver it to the Information Desk will receive a Falcon Prize Pack

4pm

St. Croix Sounds Concert Band

Hudson Band Shell, First Street Hudson, WI  54016

St. Croix Sounds Concert Band, directed by Dr. Kris Tjornehoj, featuring 1968 alumnus Dr. Gary Bird, tuba with UWRF Alumni and friends in concert.

Hudson Band Shell on Sunday, Oct. 4 - free and open to the public. First Street Hudson, WI  54016. Social distancing and masks required.

 

Alumni

For additional details on alumni events, visit the Alumni page.