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Save the date for UNI Homecoming September 26 - October 2


Homecoming Parade


Homecoming Parade

The 2016 Homecoming Parade is set for Saturday, Oct. 1, 2016! The parade is a great way to bring together the university and its alumni and community to celebrate the past, present and future of UNI. If you’d like to participate in this year’s parade, please fill out the forms noted below and submit by Sept. 19, 2016. Parade Entry Mandatory Meeting will be Sept. 20 at 7 p.m.! Please contact Connie Hansen [] with any questions

Check out the 2015 parade and then sign up to be a part of the 2016 parade!

To view the parade route map, please click here.

We look forward to seeing you there!

Parade Entry Form Downloads

Homecoming Parade Entry Form 

Please complete an entry form for EACH individual entry.

example golf cart
   Example golf cart float constructed using cardboard, paint, tape and zip ties.

Parade Regulations and Liability Waiver (all participants must complete this form)

Golf Cart Usage Agreement (UNI student groups/orgs only must complete this form)

Entry Description/Emcee Information (all participants must complete this form)

Limited supplies will be provided and available to student organizations building floats: tag board, zip ties, painter’s tape, cardboard, TempraPaint, foam paint brushes, scissors, tape measure, yard stick, string, staple guns and duct tape (for cardboard), paper rotary rack (20 rolls), permanent markers, wire cutters, rubber cement, markers, exacto knife and blades, plastic tarps.

Additional supplies that student organizations may want to bring: extra cardboard, streamers, chicken wire, tissue paper, colored napkins, fringe, pipe cleaners, battery operated lights, wrapping paper, yarn, balloons, foil, stencils, floral, garland.

NOTE: Duct tape cannot be used to tape anything to the golf carts. No painting the actual golf cart. Items can be pre-painted and attached to cart.

Standard two-seat golf cart dimensions: length = 94.5" / width = 47" / height = 45.7" / height with canopy/suntop = 68.5"





Jess Betts
University Relations
Communications and Website

Coree Burton
Department of Residence
Residence Activities

Connie Hansen
Advancement Division

Sarah Harms
Athletics Liaison

Bill Henninger
Faculty Representative

Sarah Hofmeyer

Doug Johnson
College Hill Partnership
College Hill Partnership Liaison

Molly McCarty

Jamie Miller

Ashley Minshall
Student Involvement
Student Activities

Amy Mohr
Advancement Division
Reunions, Colleges Liaison, Alumni Tailgate

Hillery Oberle
Advancement Division

Carol Petersen
Dining Services
Dining Services Liaison

Leslie Prideaux
Advancement Division
Homecoming Chair

Nicholas Rafanello
Residence Hall
Residence Activities

Taylor Reed

Susan Reinart
Advancement Division
Advancement Activities

Officer Gary Robinson
Public Safety
Public Safety Officer