We're excited to invite you to this year's Homecoming, where alumni, students, and
the entire UW community unite to celebrate our Cowboy and Cowgirl spirit. Get ready
for action-packed events like Cowboy Coffee, A Tribute to Steamboat, the lively parade,
and cheering on our Pokes at the big game! Homecoming is the perfect opportunity to
reconnect with old friends, make new memories, and take part in the unique traditions
that make UW special. Learn more about our Homecoming Events here.
Alumni who are distinguished in their business, profession, or life’s work, who are
persons of integrity, stature, and demonstrated ability, and who reflect upon and
realize the importance of their UW education are recognized as Distinguished Alumni. They
are recognized during Homecoming, and many arrange for special events with their respective
colleges during this time, providing inspiration and advice to students and others.
Read more about Distinguished Alumni ...
UW has many loyal friends and supporters, and the Medallion Service Award is a way
to acknowledge their many contributions. Individuals who give unselfishly of their
time, talent, or support to the university are and people of integrity and stature
are eligible. They do not have to be UW alumni.
Like Distinguished Alumni, honorees are recognized during Homecoming.
Read more about the Medallion Service Award ...