Events

September 17 - October 16, 2019

Tuesday, September 17

Lap Swim

Open to students and the community.

DPT Education Virtual Fair

APTA's DPT Education Virtual Fair Meet representatives from Physical Therapist education programs in a live virtual setting. FREE for all prospective...

Lap Swim

Open to students and the community.

Trivia Tuesday

Categories Include: Guess that hole Finish the lyrics Famous grandparents & much more!

Open Kayak

Bring your kayak or we have a few to borrow. WP and Kayak Club will be here to teach rolls.

Open Swimming

Diving board, rope swing, basketball hoops and two lanes for lap swimming.

Wednesday, September 18

Lap Swim

Open to students and the community.

This is Public Health Virtual Fair

Meet school representatives from Public Health Schools & Programs. Free for all prospective students and advisors to attend.

Lap Swim

Open to students and the community.

Game Night

Weekly, drop-in game night in cooperation with Western's Gamers Guild. (You do not need to be a member to play.) Games provided or bring your own to share. ...

Open Swimming

Diving board, rope swing, basketball hoops and two lanes for lap swimming.

Thursday, September 19

Lap Swim

Open to students and the community.

Discover Nursing Virtual Fair

Want to start or advance your career in nursing? Meet with nursing school representatives to learn more about graduate nursing education and second degree...

Pop-Up Pantry

Paying for college can be TOUGH with rising tuition rates, but accessing nutritious and delicious food IS NOT! Omicron Delta Kappa, Western's National...

Lap Swim

Open to students and the community.

Spikeball Tournament

PRIZE: New Spikeball Set!! Show up, sign up and have a great time while supporting Operation Smile Western: a campus club striving to connect students to...

Open Kayak

Bring your kayak or we have a few to borrow. WP and Kayak Club will be here to teach rolls.

Open Swimming

Diving board, rope swing, basketball hoops and two lanes for lap swimming.

Friday, September 20

Lap Swim

Open to students and the community.

Lap Swim

Open to students and the community.

Women's Soccer at Colorado School of Mines

Women's Soccer at Colorado School of Mines Golden, CO

Headwaters Conference Keynote

30th Headwaters Conference “Ecological Citizenship”

Volleyball at Colorado State University - Pueblo

Volleyball at Colorado State University - Pueblo Pueblo, CO

Open Swimming

Diving board, rope swing, basketball hoops and two lanes for lap swimming.

Saturday, September 21

Intro to Outdoor Rock Climbing

Learn to rock climb in the beautiful Gunnison Valley! Pre-trip meeting is mandatory.

Headwaters Conference Talks & Tours

Headwaters Conference "Ecological Citizenship" Free and open to public Register at western.edu/headwaters

Gunnison Farmers' Market

Enjoy fresh food and artisan work from local vendors.

Volleyball at New Mexico Highlands University

Volleyball at New Mexico Highlands University Las Vegas, NM

Football at Colorado Mesa University

Football at Colorado Mesa University Grand Junction, CO

Sunday, September 22

Headwaters Conference Closing with Art Goodtimes

Headwaters Conference "Ecological Citizenship" Free and open to public Register at western.edu/headwaters

Women's Soccer at Colorado Christian University

Women's Soccer at Colorado Christian University Lakewood, CO

Open Swim

Diving board, rope swing, basketball hoops, spa and two lanes for lap swimming.

Monday, September 23

Lap Swim

Open to students and the community.

Lap Swim

Open to students and the community.

Open Swimming

Diving board, rope swing, basketball hoops and two lanes for lap swimming.

Tuesday, September 24

Lap Swim

Open to students and the community.

Lap Swim

Open to students and the community.

Volleyball vs Colorado Mesa University

Volleyball vs Colorado Mesa University Gunnison, CO

Guest Artist Recital: Martin-Meliton Piano Duo

Duo pianists, Elena Martin and Jose Meliton, will perform various programs of two-piano original compositions.

Open Kayak

Bring your kayak or we have a few to borrow. WP and Kayak Club will be here to teach rolls.

Open Swimming

Diving board, rope swing, basketball hoops and two lanes for lap swimming.

Wednesday, September 25

Lap Swim

Open to students and the community.

Lap Swim

Open to students and the community.

Game Night

Weekly, drop-in game night in cooperation with Western's Gamers Guild. (You do not need to be a member to play.) Games provided or bring your own to share. ...

Open Swimming

Diving board, rope swing, basketball hoops and two lanes for lap swimming.

Thursday, September 26

Lap Swim

Open to students and the community.

Public Virtual Career Fair hosted by SUNY Canton & Career Eco

Featuring Full-time & Part-time Jobs, Internships, and Co-op Positions Open to Students & Alumni across all majors from ALL schools

Lap Swim

Open to students and the community.

Career Services Drop-In Hours @ The Trailhead

Drop in to the Trailhead to chat with Career Services, review your resume, or just to say hi! No question too big or too small. And if we don't know the...

Guest Artist Recital

Guest Artist Recital featuring Amy Maples (soprano) and Martha Violett (piano)

Open Kayak

Bring your kayak or we have a few to borrow. WP and Kayak Club will be here to teach rolls.

Open Swimming

Diving board, rope swing, basketball hoops and two lanes for lap swimming.

Friday, September 27

Lap Swim

Open to students and the community.

Lap Swim

Open to students and the community.

Women's Soccer vs University of Colorado at Colorado Springs

Women's Soccer vs University of Colorado at Colorado Springs Gunnison, CO

Volleyball vs Dixie State University

Volleyball vs Dixie State University Gunnison, CO

Open Swimming

Diving board, rope swing, basketball hoops and two lanes for lap swimming.

Saturday, September 28

Intro to Mountaineering Overnight

Learn the basics of technical alpine climbing on this two-day adventure. Pre-trip meeting is mandatory.

Gunnison Farmers' Market

Enjoy fresh food and artisan work from local vendors.

W-Swimming & Diving vs Crimson & Slate Intrasquad Meet

W-Swimming & Diving vs Crimson & Slate Intrasquad Meet Gunnison, CO

Football at Adams State University

Football at Adams State University Alamosa, CO

Volleyball vs Westminster College (Utah)

Volleyball vs Westminster College (Utah) Gunnison, CO

Sunday, September 29

Denver National College Fair

Are you interested in learning more about Western Colorado University and live in the Denver area? I'd love to meet you and discuss what it's like to be a...

Atlanta STEM College and Career Fair

Are you interested in learning more about Western Colorado University and the STEM programs we have to offer? I'd love to meet you and discuss what it's like...

Women's Soccer vs Metropolitan State University of Denver

Women's Soccer vs Metropolitan State University of Denver Gunnison, CO

Open Swim

Diving board, rope swing, basketball hoops, spa and two lanes for lap swimming.

Monday, September 30

Lap Swim

Open to students and the community.

Lap Swim

Open to students and the community.

Open Swimming

Diving board, rope swing, basketball hoops and two lanes for lap swimming.

Tuesday, October 1

Lap Swim

Open to students and the community.

Fall Career & Graduate School Fair

We've added a new, fall option for those employers and graduate schools who are already recruiting! The Fall Career & Graduate School Fair is open to...

Lap Swim

Open to students and the community.

Open Kayak

Bring your kayak or we have a few to borrow. WP and Kayak Club will be here to teach rolls.

Open Swimming

Diving board, rope swing, basketball hoops and two lanes for lap swimming.

Wednesday, October 2

Lap Swim

Open to students and the community.

STEM Industry Career & Internship Fair

The STEM Industry Career & Internship Fair is ideal for students who are seeking internships or full-time positions. Employers will be recruiting for...

Minnesota National College Fair

Are you interested in learning more about Western Colorado University and live in the Minneapolis area? I'd love to meet you and discuss what it's like to be...

Lap Swim

Open to students and the community.

Minnesota National College Fair

Are you interested in learning more about Western Colorado University and live in the Minneapolis area? I'd love to meet you and discuss what it's like to be...

Game Night

Weekly, drop-in game night in cooperation with Western's Gamers Guild. (You do not need to be a member to play.) Games provided or bring your own to share. ...

Open Swimming

Diving board, rope swing, basketball hoops and two lanes for lap swimming.

Thursday, October 3

Lap Swim

Open to students and the community.

Minnesota National College Fair

Are you interested in learning more about Western Colorado University and live in the Minneapolis area? I'd love to meet you and discuss what it's like to be...

Winter Job & Internship Fair

The Winter Job & Internship Fair connect Western students to local employers, seasonal/part-time roles and internship opportunities. The fair is open to...

Lap Swim

Open to students and the community.

Basic Mountain Bike Maintenance Clinic

Learn the basics of taking care of your mountain bike during this clinic.

Open Kayak

Bring your kayak or we have a few to borrow. WP and Kayak Club will be here to teach rolls.

Open Swimming

Diving board, rope swing, basketball hoops and two lanes for lap swimming.

Friday, October 4

Homecoming 2019

Check out the full schedule of events. Please register for Homecoming Weekend and have quick access into our Welcome Party. The first 100 to register will...

Lap Swim

Open to students and the community.

Alumni Golf Tournament

Sign up for the annual Alumni Golf Tournament held at Dos Rios Golf Course. Friday, Oct. 4. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. Shotgun start at 10 a.m. for a...

Colorado Business School Career Fair

The 6th Annual Colorado Business School Career Fair will be held on Friday, October 4, 2019 from 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. at Mile High Stadium! The Colorado...

Lap Swim

Open to students and the community.

Alumni Open House

Join us for an Alumni Open House at the Welcome Center in Taylor Hall on Friday, Oct. 4 from 1-4 p.m. Catch up with former classmates and browse through old...

Homecoming Parade

The annual Homecoming Parade starts at 5:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 4 on Main Street. Parade line up will begin at 5 pm at Ohio & Colorado. NOTE THE NEW...

Volleyball at Chadron State College

Volleyball at Chadron State College Chadron, NE

Class of 1969 Reunion

Celebrate your 50th reunion with your fellow 1969 graduates! Don't miss this huge milestone event. Friday night at the Borick Business Building. There will...

Homecoming Welcome Party

Take in the traditional lighting of the "W" on Tenderfoot Mountain from the front lawn of Borick Business Building while enjoying complimentary food and...

Women's Soccer at Black Hills State University (S.D.)

Women's Soccer at Black Hills State University (S.D.) Spearfish, SD

Bonfire

This year's Homecoming Bonfire will take place at the IBar Ranch on Friday, Oct. 4 at 8 p.m.

Open Swimming

Diving board, rope swing, basketball hoops and two lanes for lap swimming.

Saturday, October 5

Annual Mountaineer 5K Run

Athletics is hosting their annual Moutaineer 5K Run. The run starts and ends at the Mountaineer Bowl. For more details go to: www.gomountaineers.com/5k

Cross Country at Arkansas Chile Pepper Invite

Cross Country at Arkansas Chile Pepper Invite Fayetteville, AR

Gunnison Farmers' Market

Enjoy fresh food and artisan work from local vendors.

College Fair of Greater Denver

Are you interested in learning more about Western Colorado University and live in the Denver area? I'd love to meet you and discuss what it's like to be a...

Student Leader Reunion

Students and alumni are welcome in the West Wing of the library (in the Harry Potter Room). Register here: https://www.western.edu/homecoming-event-registration

Alumni Rugby Game

The Alumni Rugby game starts at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 5 on the football practice field near the Whipp Building.

Chicago National College Fair

Are you interested in learning more about Western Colorado University and live in the Chicago area? I'd love to meet you and discuss what it's like to be a...

Homecoming Football Game Tailgate

Tailgate will be set up in the Dolores Hall parking lot starting at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 5. Food and beverages will be served. Please register here:...

Football vs Chadron State College

Football vs Chadron State College Gunnison, CO

Homecoming Football Game

Cheer on the Mountaineers as they compete against Chadron State for this year's homecoming game. Kick-off is Saturday, Oct. 5 at 1 p.m. in the Mountaineer Bowl.

Volleyball at Metropolitan State University of Denver

Volleyball at Metropolitan State University of Denver Denver, CO

Third Annual Homecoming Concert

Featuring Boogie Machine, a disco/funk band. Costumes are encouraged! Hosted by Western Cross Country and Track and Field. Purchase tickets at...

Sunday, October 6

Intro to Mountain Biking

Come learn how to mountain bike on some of our favorite local trails! Pre-trip meeting is mandatory.

Fall Day of Service

Western students are proud to announce the Fall Day of Service, which will be held during Homecoming Weekend on Sunday, Oct. 6. We are calling all change...

Milwaukee National College Fair

Are you interested in learning more about Western Colorado University and live in the Milwaukee area? I'd love to meet you and discuss what it's like to be a...

Silicon Valley STEM College and Career Fair

Are you interested in learning more about Western Colorado University and the STEM programs we have to offer? I'd love to meet you and discuss what it's like...

Women's Soccer at Regis University

Women's Soccer at Regis University Denver, CO

Open Swim

Diving board, rope swing, basketball hoops, spa and two lanes for lap swimming.

Monday, October 7

Lap Swim

Open to students and the community.

Lap Swim

Open to students and the community.

Open Swimming

Diving board, rope swing, basketball hoops and two lanes for lap swimming.

Tuesday, October 8

Lap Swim

Open to students and the community.

Lap Swim

Open to students and the community.

Open Kayak

Bring your kayak or we have a few to borrow. WP and Kayak Club will be here to teach rolls.

Open Swimming

Diving board, rope swing, basketball hoops and two lanes for lap swimming.

Wednesday, October 9

Lap Swim

Open to students and the community.

Lap Swim

Open to students and the community.

Game Night

Weekly, drop-in game night in cooperation with Western's Gamers Guild. (You do not need to be a member to play.) Games provided or bring your own to share. ...

Open Swimming

Diving board, rope swing, basketball hoops and two lanes for lap swimming.

Thursday, October 10

Lap Swim

Open to students and the community.

Lap Swim

Open to students and the community.

Career Services Drop-In Hours @ The Trailhead

Drop in to the Trailhead to chat with Career Services, review your resume, or just to say hi! No question too big or too small. And if we don't know the...

Open Kayak

Bring your kayak or we have a few to borrow. WP and Kayak Club will be here to teach rolls.

Open Swimming

Diving board, rope swing, basketball hoops and two lanes for lap swimming.

Friday, October 11

Desert Backpacking Adventure (Mid-Fall Break Overnight)

Explore the Black Ridge Canyons wilderness and arches on this two night, three day desert adventure! Pre-trip meeting is mandatory.

Lap Swim

Open to students and the community.

Lap Swim

Open to students and the community.

Volleyball at Regis University

Volleyball at Regis University Denver, CO

Open Swimming

Diving board, rope swing, basketball hoops and two lanes for lap swimming.

Saturday, October 12

Cross Country at UCCS XC Open 8k

Cross Country at UCCS XC Open 8k Colorado Springs, CO

Football at Colorado School of Mines

Football at Colorado School of Mines Golden, CO

New Jersey STEM College and Career Fair

Are you interested in learning more about Western Colorado University and the STEM programs we have to offer? I'd love to meet you and discuss what it's like...

Volleyball at Colorado Christian University

Volleyball at Colorado Christian University Lakewood, CO

Sunday, October 13

New York City STEM College and Career Fair

Are you interested in learning more about Western Colorado University and the STEM programs we have to offer? I'd love to meet you and discuss what it's like...

Omaha National College Fair

Are you interested in learning more about Western Colorado University and live in the Omaha area? I'd love to meet you and discuss what it's like to be a...

Women's Soccer vs Colorado Mesa University

Women's Soccer vs Colorado Mesa University Gunnison, CO

Open Swim

Diving board, rope swing, basketball hoops, spa and two lanes for lap swimming.

Monday, October 14

Lap Swim

Open to students and the community.

Lap Swim

Open to students and the community.

Open Swimming

Diving board, rope swing, basketball hoops and two lanes for lap swimming.

Tuesday, October 15

Lap Swim

Open to students and the community.

Lap Swim

Open to students and the community.

Open Kayak

Bring your kayak or we have a few to borrow. WP and Kayak Club will be here to teach rolls.

Open Swimming

Diving board, rope swing, basketball hoops and two lanes for lap swimming.

Wednesday, October 16

Lap Swim

Open to students and the community.

Lap Swim

Open to students and the community.

Game Night

Weekly, drop-in game night in cooperation with Western's Gamers Guild. (You do not need to be a member to play.) Games provided or bring your own to share. ...

Open Swimming

Diving board, rope swing, basketball hoops and two lanes for lap swimming.

September 17 - October 16, 2019