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. This year's featured classes are 9s and 4s! Activities include class dinners organized by class members, School of Law alumni tailgate, law school tours, and GRIZ football.

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

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