How do you get involved in events during the 125th year celebration? See the list below of events highlighting the 125th anniversary. 

If your department/unit plans on hosting an event for the 125th, please email the planning committee to have it listed. Make sure you book your campus space through Campus Reservations, so your event appears on the calendar

University Library Display Cases 

Throughout 2019 the University Library will display information and artifacts from the University Archives. Please visit the first floor lobby to view the display cases. A special thank you to Anne Swenson, current staff and member of the Historic Preservation Subcommittee, for organizing the display.

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Arts Bash Sweet 16th - Preview Party 

Friday, February 1, 2019
Join the Friday party before the Saturday bash! Previewers have the opportunity to take a special behind-the-scences look at Jenkins Theatre backstage, purchase community and student artwork in advance, listen to live music and bid on special Preview Party baskets. Learn how Arts Bash scholarships impact students and celebrate UW-Stevens Point! 
Tickets can be purchased at or 715-346-4100 

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The Sweet 16th Bash

Celebrating the Arts and 125 years of UW-Stevens Point 
Saturday, February 2, 2019
Purple and gold or expressive attire is encouraged during Arts Bash 2019! Purchase community and student artwork while enjoying student performances including a wearable art runway show. The night will end with the ultimate dance party! Justun Hart, UW-Stevens Point theatre and dance alumn and Co-Founder and CEO of Timber Mill Theatre LLC, will emcee the evening! 
Tickets can be purchased at or 715-346-4100

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Day of Giving (D.O.G.) - #UWSPGivesBack

Tuesday, May 7, 2019
Follow the Day of Giving social media channels and give, share, watch and wear on May 7! In honor of the D.O.G., UW-Stevens Point Alumni Chapters around the nation have started to hold Days of Service. Check out all the service activities and record your hours on the 125th website to help us reach our 125,000 hours goal! 


UW-Stevens Point Homecoming
125th Pointers Gala
(Distinguished Alumni Awards, closing of the Capital Campaign and celebration of 125 years)

Saturday, October 19, 2019
Whether you're a future Pointer, current student, friend or alumnus, we invite you to come home and celebrate Homecoming 2019 along with the 125th anniversary. Homecoming events will feature the football game, 125th Pointers Gala and the closing of our historic captial campaign on Saturday, October 19. Please see the Homecoming website for futher event details.