Law Alumni Reunion / Homecoming Weekend

October 4-5, 2019

Mark your calendars! UM Homecoming and Law Alumni Reunion Weekend will take place October 4-5, 2019. Activities for the week include:

Public Land Law Conference
Carved by Glaciers: Stewardship Across the Northern Rockies

Date(s): Thursday, October 3 - Friday, October 4

Scholarship Brunch (Invitation Only)
Saturday, October 5
8:30 a.m.
Location: The Doubletree Hotel 

Law Alumni Class of 1969 PhotoClass of 1969 - 50-Year Law School Class Reunion
Friday, October 4
5:00 - 9:00 p.m. 
Learn more information about the Class of 1969 Reunion activities here.

Law School Tour
Saturday, October 5
10:30 a.m. 
Has it been awhile since you’ve visited the law school? Learn what’s new and take a tour with one of our student ambassadors. Meet in the law school atrium.

Law School Alumni Tailgate
Date: Saturday, October 5
Time: 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Join other alumni at the annual Law School Alumni Tailgate in the Garlington Lohn and Robinson Plaza in the courtyard of the law school. Enjoy a free barbecue lunch and beverages before the football game

GRIZ Football vs Idaho State
Date: Saturday, October 5
Time: 1:00 p.m.

Lodging Information

Room blocks with a discounted rate have been set up at the following hotels. While it is not necessary to make your reservation in the event room blocks, we encourage you to make a room reservation as soon as possible.

Comfort Inn University Missoula
1021 East Broadway
Missoula, Montana 59802

Room Block Online Reservation Page

Reservations by phone: (406) 549-7600
Group name: "Law School"

Holiday Inn Downtown Missoula
200 South Pattee Street
Missoula, Montana 59802
Reservations by phone: (406) 721-8550
Group name: "UM School of Law Conference"

University of Montana Homecoming 2019

Please be aware that hotel rooms in Missoula will be scarce; please make sure to make your travel arrangements as soon as possible. The following are just a few Homecoming events taking place on Friday and Saturday. Please note that times and events are subject to change. For the most up-to-date list of all Homecoming activities, visit

Friday, October 4:

  • 5:00 p.m. — Distinguished Alumni Awards ceremony and reception, University Center Ballroom
  • 8:00 p.m. — Yell Night Pep Rally on the Oval and lighting of the M

Saturday, October 5:

  • 9:45 a.m. — 12th annual Homecoming Hustle 5K Race, start at Higgins and Broadway
  • 10:00 a.m. — UM Homecoming Parade, along Higgins and University avenues
  • 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. — All-Alumni Homecoming Tailgate, lot 2 in the River Bowl North
  • 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. — Law Alumni Tailgate, Blewett School of Law
  • 1:00 p.m. — Homecoming Football Game: Montana Grizzlies vs. Idaho State Bengals