WIU Alumni & Friends Homecoming Photo Contest

In preparation for Homecoming Weekend (October 11-12, 2013), the Alumni Association is sponsoring a Homecoming Photo Contest.  This contest gives alumni, friends and fans of WIU the opportunity to share their special WIU Homecoming memories and photo from our 2013 Homecoming. Alumni and friends are encouraged to submit a photo during the many events that will occur during Homecoming weekend.

The winning photographer will:

  • Receive a Homecoming prize package
  • Be featured in the Winter 2013 Western News
  • Be included on the Alumni Association website page

How to enter: E-mail your photo(s) to, mail it to: WIU Alumni Association, 1 University Circle, Macomb, IL 61455 or, if using Twitter or Facebook, use #WIUHomecoming with your name and a description of the photo. Any other relevant information is welcome!

Deadlines: The WIU Alumni & Friends Photo Contest begins October 11, 2013 and ends October 18, 2013 at 4:30 p.m. (CST). No purchase necessary, and the contest is open to all alumni, friends and fans of WIU. One entry per person. Photos in digital format are preferred. All photos submitted will be part of an online photo album and showcased on our Western Illinois University Alumni Association's Facebook page.

By submitting your photo, you do hereby give WIU its assigns, licensees, and legal representatives the irrevocable right to use the name and photograph in all forms and media (including the Internet) by WIU, and waive any right to inspect or approve the finished version(s), including written copy that may be created in connection therewith. Winners will be selected by a committee and will not be based on "likes," etc.