Homecoming 2018 Events

Join Social Work in celebrating Illinois Homecoming 2018

Social Work Event- Selfie Campaign
October 7-12, 2018

Post your social work selfie and win fabulous prizes! Starting October 7-12, kick off #ILLINOIShomecoming 2018 by posting a selfie in front of the orange fountains at the Hallene Gateway, with Alma or on the quad. Use the hash tags #ILLINOISsocialwork #ILLINOIShomecoming and comment about why you are proud to be an #Illini! The first 50 posts can stop by the SSW Dean’s Suite to pick up a pair of 14 oz. Illinois Social Work mugs while supplies last. (You must show your post to qualify.)

Campus Event- Wed, Oct 10, All Day
Wear Orange Wednesday: Illinois Spirit Day

Social Work Event- Illini Spirit Day
October 12, 2018, 12-1 p.m.

Wear your favorite Illini or Social Work apparel. Join us in the Social Work student lounge from 12-1 to have your photo taken and posted on the Social Work Facebook page to share your message of support for the Illinois Football team. Snacks/goodies and photo props will be available throughout the day!

Campus Event- Fri, Oct 12, 3:00 pm
Carnival on the Quad

Campus Event- Fri, Oct 12, 6:00 pm
University of Illinois Homecoming Parade

Social Work Event- Homecoming Pre-Game Tailgate
October 13, 2018
11:00 am (game time is 2:30pm)

Join Illinois Social Work alumni, students, and friends for a pre-game tailgate at Grange Grove (look for us in the Social Work tent). Free food, including a make your own taco station and domestic and Triptych beers provided*. Don’t miss the complimentary SSW swag*, plus enter for a chance to win a prize basket! *while supplies last.

Campus Event- Sat, Oct 13, 2:30 pm
Illinois vs. Purdue Football Game