UW-Eau Claire turns 100 in 2016! The Centennial celebration officially kicked off on May 21, 2016 — at the university’s 100th spring commencement ceremony — and special events are planned through spring 2017.
Find Centennial event details on this site, and check back for stories, photos, Centennial merchandise and new events as they are finalized. We hope you’ll join the Blugold family celebration of 100 years of excellence!
Mark your calendar for the following and found out more about all our signature centennial events:
Centennial Alumni Reception and Homecoming
It's the biggest Blugold bash of the year! UW-Eau Claire’s Centennial Alumni Reception on Sept. 30 and 2016 Homecoming festivities on Oct. 1 will celebrate 100 years of Blugold history!
The Centennial Gala
UW-Eau Claire's talented and award-winning student ensembles will perform many works during this festive event, including the world premiere of compositions commissioned especially for the university's Centennial celebration.
Old Main Day
We'll mark the 100th anniversary of the dedication of Schofield Hall (then known as Old Main) and the special role the building has played throughout UW-Eau Claire's history.