Homecoming 2013
ATHLETIC SCHEDULE

Sept. 22

  • Soccer vs. Grand Canyon
     1 p.m., Guy Wicks Field

Sept. 26
  • Volleyball vs. Utah Valley
    7 p.m., Memorial Gym

Sept. 27

  • Soccer vs. New Mexico State
    4 p.m., Guy Wicks Field

Sept. 28

  • Football vs. Temple University
    2 p.m., Kibbie Dome
    Block soon available for Golden I Reunion
  • Volleyball vs. Cal State Bakersfield
    7 p.m., Memorial Gym

Sept. 29

  • Soccer vs. UMKC
    1 p.m., Guy Wicks Field

Sept. 30

  • Volleyball vs. Grand Canyon University
    7 p.m., Memorial Gym

Alumni Offices

Moscow Office

University of Idaho Alumni Office - Moscow
Physical location: 1106 Blake Ave.
Mailing Address:
875 Perimeter Drive MS 3232
Moscow, ID 83844-3232
(208) 885-6154
(208) 885-6975 (fax)
E-mail: alumni@uidaho.edu
Website: www.uidaho.edu/alumni

Boise Office

University of Idaho Alumni Office - Boise
322 E. Front Street, Suite 390
Boise, ID 83702
(208) 364-4030
(208) 364-4084 (fax)

Homecoming Schedule

This schedule changes frequently. Check back for updates.


Tuesday, September 24

VandalStore open 8 a.m.-6 p.m. at 710 Deakin Ave.

Departmental Decorating Contest judging begins

Students, faculty, staff and friends, don't be surprised if you see a little more silver and gold on campus Homecoming week. U-Idaho departments are invited to participate in this year's decorating contest. Judging begins Tuesday, Sept. 24 between 9 and 11 a.m. Winners are announced Wednesday, Sept. 25 at the faculty/staff alumni luncheon and online. Winning departments will receive giftcards to the VandalStore. Download an entry form.

 

Wednesday, September 25

VandalStore open 8 a.m.-6 p.m. at 710 Deakin Ave.

 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

American Red Cross Blood Drive

Where: Teaching and Learning Center (TLC) Lounge | Map

Help support the Red Cross.
 12 p.m.

Faculty/Staff Alumni Luncheon

Where: Student Union Building Ballroom, 709 Deakin Ave.
Cost: Free
 6 p.m.

Radio Show with Vandal football coach Paul Petrino

Where: D Willy’s Blues Brew and BBQ, 112 W. Sixth St.

Help support the Red Cross.
 6:30 p.m.

Vandal Jingles

Where: Student Union Building Ballroom, 709 Deakin Ave.

Have an ode to U-Idaho? Don't keep those tunes to yourself. Entries are being accepted for the Vandal Jingle contest. Teams of two will present their jingles at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 25 in the Student Union Building Ballroom. Copies of the jingle script are due Sunday, Sept. 22.

 

Thursday, September 26

VandalStore open 8 a.m.-6 p.m. at 710 Deakin Ave.

 All Day

Golden I Reunion

Schedule: View
Register: Online

A "Golden I" is anyone who graduated 50 or more years ago from the University of Idaho.

Friends and fellow classmates will gather on our campus for events designed to provide opportunities to reconnect and reminisce. Visit with administrators and take a tour of campus!
 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

American Red Cross Blood Drive

Where: Teaching and Learning Center (TLC) Lounge | Map

Help support the Red Cross.
 5 p.m.

Food drive pick up

Greek and residence hall groups will pick up donations left for the communitywide food drive held throughout the week. Donations will go to help local food banks at St. Mary's and Trinity Baptist Church.
 7 p.m.

Idaho Vandal Volleyball vs. Utah Valley

Where: Memorial Gym | Map
Purchase Tickets

 

Friday, September 27

VandalStore open 8 a.m.-8 p.m. at 710 Deakin Ave.

 All Day

Golden I Reunion

Schedule: View
Register: Online

A "Golden I" is anyone who graduated 50 or more years ago from the University of Idaho.

Friends and fellow classmates will gather on our campus for events designed to provide opportunities to reconnect and reminisce. Visit with administrators and take a tour of campus!
1-5 p.m.

Official Idaho Class Ring Sales

Where: VandalStore, 710 Deakin Ave.

Purchase your Jostens University of Idaho Class Ring during special 2013 fall event pricing. Ring pricing includes ring, fine quality ring box and a 10-year extended ring protection plan for one great price! Ring packages starting at $238.90. Only offered at the Fall 2013 Sale Event!

UI juniors who order this weekend will receive their rings at the second annual Ring Ceremony Saturday, Nov. 2.
 4 p.m.

Idaho Vandal Soccer vs. New Mexico State

Where: Guy Wicks Field | Map
Cost: Free
 6 -8 p.m.

Alumni Night at the VandalStore

Where: VandalStore, 710 Deakin Ave.

UI alumni can take advantage of discounts based on graduation year. Catch the Homecoming Serpentine here!
 8 p.m.

Homecoming Serpentine

Where: VandalStore, 710 Deakin Ave.

Led by the Sound of Idaho Vandal Marching Band, this traditional serpentine snakes along Old Greek and New Greek rows, past the VandalStore, along Sixth Street, through residence halls and up to the Kibbie Dome parking lot. Serpentine participants will arrive just in time to attend the bonfire rally.
 8:30 p.m.

Bonfire Rally and Crowning of Homecoming Royalty

Where: Kibbie Dome parking lot | Map
Cost: Free

Join in the Vandal tradition once said to be the most exciting Homecoming event! Meet coaches and players, and get pumped for tomorrow's game day.
 9:15 p.m.

Latah Federal Credit Union Fireworks Extravaganza!

Where: Kibbie Dome parking lot | Map
Cost: Free

Enjoy Moscow's only fireworks show of the year! Fireworks are best viewed from the bonfire rally location.
 9:45 p.m.

TowerLights

Where: Theophilus Tower lawn | Map
Cost: Free

UI Association of Computing Machinery will present a LED lightshow on the Theophilus Tower lawn synchronized to music produced by ACM students. Bring a chair if you wish!

 

Saturday, September 28

VandalStore open 8 a.m.-7 p.m. at 710 Deakin Ave.

 8-9:30 a.m.

Parade Float Check-In

Where: H&R Block parking lot, 124 W. C St.

Applications are being accepted for parade float entries for this year's Homecoming celebration. The traditional parade begins at 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 28 downtown Moscow. Entry forms are due Sept. 20.
 7-10 a.m.

Moscow Firefighters Annual Pancake Feed and Safety Fair

Where: Moscow Fire Station, 603 S. Main St.
Cost: $5 for adults, $3 for children

Enjoy a home-cooked pancake breakfast and informational safety fair featuring hands-on activities for children and fire prevention booth.
 8 a.m. -1 p.m.

Moscow Farmers Market

Where: Downtown Moscow | Map

Peruse local produce, food and crafts during the Saturday Farmers Market in downtown Moscow.
 10 a.m.

104th annual Homecoming Parade

Where: Main Street, downtown Moscow | Map

Our 2013 University of Idaho Homecoming Grand Marshals are Rich and Sharon Allen and Jeff and Kris Stoddard. They will lead the parade down Main Street. All four serve on the Campaign for Idaho national capital campaign committee for the university.

The Allens both graduated from Idaho in 1973 and were active on campus – Sharon in Kappa Kappa Gamma and Rich in Sigma Alpha Epsilon. They both remain active with their alma mater. Sharon retired in 2012 as Chairwoman of Deloitte & Touche. Rich was a principal with the Gellart Corporation before selling the company to focus on managing finances and investments.

The Stoddards met at the university during their freshman year – Jeff went on to graduate in 1975 and 1976 while Kris received her degree from the University of Utah.  Jeff is currently a partner in the Stoddard Family Partnership – the company played an integral role in the development of the Laguna Niguel community. Kris remains an avid Idaho supporter and Vandal fan.
 Post Parade

Living Group Open House for Alumni

Where: Various campus locations

Living group alumni are welcome to attend open houses at all locations on campus. View a campus map to find your living group.
10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Official Idaho Class Ring Sales

Where: VandalStore, 710 Deakin Ave.

Purchase your Jostens University of Idaho Class Ring during special 2013 fall event pricing. Ring pricing includes ring, fine quality ring box and a 10-year extended ring protection plan for one great price! Ring packages starting at $238.90. Only offered at the Fall 2013 Sale Event!

UI juniors who order this weekend will receive their rings at the second annual Ring Ceremony Saturday, Nov. 2.
 2 p.m.

Idaho Vandal Football vs. Temple University

Where: University of Idaho Kibbie Dome in Moscow, Idaho
When: 2 p.m.
Game tickets: Purchase Tickets online through the University of Idaho Ticket Office in Moscow at (208) 885-6466 or 1.88.88.UIDAHO.
 Post Game

Post Game Celebration

Where: Best Western Plus University Inn, 1516 Pullman Road

Enjoy a no-host hors d'oeuvres and bar with fellow Vandals.
 7 p.m.

Idaho Vandal Volleyball vs. Cal State Bakersfield

Where: Memorial Gym | Map

 

Sunday, September 29

VandalStore open 9 a.m.-4 p.m. at 710 Deakin Ave.

 9 a.m.

A Toast to Idaho Alumni Brunch

Where: Best Western Plus University Inn, 1516 Pullman Road
Cost: $15
RSVP online

Come give a "Toast to Idaho" as you wrap up your Homecoming weekend with fellow Vandals! All guest will receive a commemorative Vandal champagne flute.
 1 p.m.

Idaho Vandal Soccer vs. UMKC

Where: Guy Wicks Field | Map
Cost: Free