UIC's Veterans day 3k walk/ 5k run is to honor those who have served while creating awareness for the veteran community. Proceeds for the race will go towards programs and initiatives that support UIC's student veteran community. The race is sponsored by UIC.
*veterans, active duty, reserve and national guard service members are free with valid id or proof of service
September 20 - October 9: $20 early registration
October 10- Novemeber 3rd: $40 regular registration
Last day to register will be November 3rd, 2019...NO EXCEPTIONS
Starting Location for the Race will be in the Quad, Enter through Student Center East,750 S. Halsted St. Chicago, IL 60607, for check in.
Check In will take place in the Illinois Room area of Student Center East between 7:00am -7:50am
This race is a street course that will take place primarily on sidewalks around and within UIC's campus
There will be a celebration immidiately following the race
Rain or Shine - Race Begins at 8:a.m. Kickoff Ceremony begins at 7:45 am.
Payment method – Online payments only
All participants must sign and return the race day waiver. Waiver can be found at dos.uic.edu/vet5krun/
If you need an accommodation for participation, please contact Student Veterans Affairs at (312)996-4857.
No bicycles, scooters, skates or skateboard.
Shirt Pick-up and pre check-in will take place in the Prarie Room of Student Center East, 750 S. Halsted
Friday, November 8 from 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Race shirts tend to run larger in size
If you would like to volunteer for this race please complete the online form: UIC Race Volunteers
Photo/Video Waiver Release
By registering for UIC's Veterans Day 3k Walk/ 5K Run, you give UIC permission to take and publish photos of you, and any minor children that may be accompanying you, for the express and limited purpose of promoting and sharing UIC's Veterans Day 3k Walk/5k run
Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?
University ID or government issued ID will be sufficient.
If you are under age, you will need a consent form to participate with parent or legal guardian signature
For veterans or those currently serving, military ID, stated issued ID with veteran designator, or other local, state or federal Id indicating military or veteran status.
What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
Participants can park at the Halsted Street Parking Structure (760 West Taylor Street) for a flat $5 fee with voucher
UIC is easily accessible through the Blue Line and #8, #7, and #60 CTA buses
What can/can't I bring to the event?
Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
You can contact Jesus Molina at [email protected] for any questions or concerns.
Is my registration/ticket transferrable?
You can transfer your registration/ticket but must be done 48 hours before the race.
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
What is the refund policy?
There are no refunds for this event
The name on the registration/ticket doesn't match the attendee. Is that okay?
Attendee must match the registration