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Homecoming Parade

The 2018 Homecoming Parade is set for Saturday, Oct. 20, presented by the UNI Bookstore!

The parade is a great way to bring together the university, 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 Oct. 5, 2018. Please contact Homecoming Parade Director Shelby Schroeder with any questions.
Sign up to be a part of the 2018 parade by downloading a parade entry form (below).

We look forward to seeing you there!

Parade Entry Form Downloads

Bookstore Logo

Homecoming Parade Entry Form
(Please complete an entry form for EACH individual entry)

Parade Regulations and Liability Waiver
(All parade entries must complete one parade regulations and waiver form)

Entry Description/Emcee Information 
(All parade entries must complete one parade regulations and waiver form) 

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

2018 Parade Information

2018 Homecoming Parade Committee

2018 Parade Route Map

Alumni Welcome Tent

There’s No Place Like Homecoming! Make plans to stop by the Alumni Welcome Tent before the annual Homecoming Parade. Take advantage of complimentary donuts, coffee and Panther giveaway prizes while supplies last. 

9 - 11 a.m.
Saturday, October 20
1012 W. 23rd Street, across from the UNI Bookstore


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"


Ashley Adams
Student Life
Student Activities

Mike Bobeldyk
Student Life
Homecoming Chair

Brooke Croshier-Sidebotham
Athletics Liaison

Christina Danielsen
Advancement Division

Officer Stacy Davis
Public Safety Liaison

Erica Eischen
Department of Residence
Residence Activities

Mallory Huebner
Campus Activities Board

Kathryn Huber
College Hill Partnership Liaison

Andy Fuchtman
College Hill Partnership Liaison

Brian Hadley

Shawna Haislet
Student Wellness Services
Health Promotion

Connie Hansen
Student Life

Sarah Harms
Athletics Liaison

Bill Henninger
Faculty Representative

Amanda Jahnke Sauer
University Relations
Communications and Website

Doug Johnson 
College Hill Partnership Liaison

Amy Mohr
Advancement Division
Reunions, Colleges Liaison, Alumni Tailgate

Janet Paul
Dining Services Liaison

Leslie Prideaux
Advancement Division
Homecoming Chair

Amanda Ubben
Advancement Division
Advancement Activities and Alumni Tailgate

Shelby Schroeder
Homecoming Parade Director

Officer Craig Skilling
Public Safety Liaison

Visitor Information

Cedar Falls Tourism

This project is sponsored in part by the Cedar Falls Tourism and Visitors Bureau. For area information visit cedarfallstourism.org or call 800-845-1955.