Upcoming Events


Home Football Game Day Experiences

Join us for home football experiences this season as we cheer on the Wildcats! All are welcome to join us in the Alumni Plaza for $10 per person beginning at 4:30 p.m. Current Wildcat Athletic Association members will have complimentary access to the Alumni Plaza. 

Join the paid tailgate in parking lot X-12 near the Wade Gate, beginning at 3:00 p.m.  

You’re invited to reserve limited special box seating in the Alumni Plaza again this year! Seating is available for $300 at home games with padded seating for eight people. If you would like to reserve game seating, or if you are interested in RV parking at home games for $85 for single, registration information is coming soon. 

Make sure to register for Alumni Plaza access before the game for easier entry. Get your tickets via the link in the left navigation on this page. Purchase tickets to CWU home football games here. We look forward to seeing you this season! 

Remaining Home Game Football Schedule: 

  • Saturday, October 07 @ 6:00 p.m. vs. Eastern New Mexico 
  • Saturday, October 21 @ 6:00 p.m. *Homecoming* vs. West Texas A&M (Senior day) 


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CWU AlumNights

Calling all Kent Wildcats! Our next AlumNight will be Wednesday, October 11, at the Half Lion Brewing Co Public House.  

Network with fellow Wildcats, learn more about CWU and the Wildcat community and discover ways you can stay connected or get involved. 

Doors open at 5:30 p.m. and attendance is free. Guests will have the opportunity to win door prizes and learn about upcoming events taking place throughout our Wildcat community.

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CWU Homecoming and Family Weekend

We would like to invite you to the following events happening during CWU Homecoming and Family Weekend.


  • Wellington’s Wildfire | 7:00 p.m.
    Meet us on the east lawn of McIntyre Hall where we’ll gather around the campfire as 88.1 The ’Burg plays the hits and a local food truck offers food for purchase. Sign up to represent your class year today!
  • Alumni Social | 7:30 p.m.
    Head over to Nicholson Pavilion to join us for refreshments and a chance to catch up with fellow Wildcats.


  • Homecoming and Family Weekend Brunch | 8:00 a.m.
  • CWU Soccer vs WWU | 12:00 p.m.
  • CWU Volleyball vs MSU Billings | 12:00 p.m.
  • Tomlinson RV Parking and Tailgating parking | 3:00 p.m.
  • CWU Football vs West Texas A&M | 6:00 p.m.


  • Homecoming and Family Weekend Brunch | 8:00 a.m.
We look forward to seeing you!

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