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UHSP Spirit Week

Spirit Week is a celebration of our students, faculty, staff and everything that makes us UHSP. To shine a spotlight on Founders Day and our 157-year legacy, we've created a week of events to bring us together as a community.


Wacky UHSP Gear

Wear your favorite UHSP gear, but make it silly and fun!

Cocoa and Cake Pops

Stop by the RAS lobby to say hi to President Allen and Morty and grab some hot chocolate and cake pops! Don’t forget to grab your fuzzy bunny slippers and Purple Reign shirt while you are there! Bunny slippers are free with your student ID and $5 for UHSP employees.

11 a.m.-1 p.m., RAS Lobby


Purple Reign

Wear your purple reign shirt, which can be picked up on Monday or Tuesday at our events.

Love on a Leash

Stop by the quad for Love on a Leash. You won’t want to stop petting these puppies. While you’re at it, grab your Purple Reign shirt and fuzzy bunny slippers!

11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., UHSP Quad

Women’s Volleyball Game

Become a Hectic Eutectic by joining us at the women’s volleyball game in your Purple Reign shirt!

Time TBD


PJ Day

Wear your favorite (appropriate) pajamas and your fuzzy bunny slippers! Reminder that the fuzzy bunny slippers can be picked up at any of our events on Monday and Tuesday.

Get the Scoop on Tradition

Stop by the RAS lobby to grab your Gold Rush shirt, fuzzy bunny slippers and some ice cream! These sweet treats will have fun facts about UHSP’s history attached.

11 a.m.-1 p.m., RAS Lobby 


Decades Day

Dress up in your favorite decade attire!

Chalk the Walk

Join us on the Quad to write encouraging messages to your classmates, faculty and staff!

11-1 p.m., UHSP Quad

Lip Sync Battle

Enjoy this battle of the student organizations as they compete for cash prizes to hits through the decades! Hosted by a surprise guest.

7-9 p.m., ARB Auditorium


UHSP Spirit Day

Wear your best UHSP spirit gear but don’t make it wacky this time!

UHSP Cares

Join UHSP Cares for various volunteer opportunities on campus. You may even get a shirt!

1-3 p.m., Various locations


Stop by the 5th floor parking garage for a bonfire, s’mores, and music!

6-8 p.m., Children's Place Parking Garage, fifth floor

Movie Night

Stop by ARB 147 for some popcorn, a great movie, and even win some prizes! We will be showing: TBD

8-10 p.m., ARB 147


Gold Rush

Wear your gold rush shirt that you can get from any of our Wednesday through Friday events.


The Office of  Campus Life is excited to be hosting a tailgate before the UHSP men's basketball game! Come out for some great food, fun, and music!

12-3 p.m., UHSP Quad

Gold Rush Game

Join us for the men’s basketball game in your gold rush shirt to keep the spirit alive as a Hectic Eutectic! During the game, your Spirit Week Royalty will be crowned!

3 p.m., UHSP Competition Gym

Week-Long Activities

Vote for your Spirit Week royalty! We will crown thema t the men's basketball game on Saturday, Nov. 13. Voting will end on Friday, Nov. 12 at 5 p.m. Nominations are open through Oct. 29.

Nominate UHSP Spirit Week Royalty and Court

Questions or Want to Know More About Spirit Week?

Contact Ethan Miller, coordinator for student engagement, at ethan.miller@uhsp.edu or 314.446.8196.

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