Join Western Illinois University's 12th President Guiyou Huang as he embarks on our Inaugural Alumni & Friends Tour!

Join your WIU Alumni Association and President Huang in Arizona and Florida for our Inaugural Tour!

While all events will be held in-person, there will be a virtual component for those who cannot attend in-person.


Additional locations for the Inaugural Tour are being planned. Please check back for more locations coming soon!



checkTucson Alumni & Friends Social

Wednesday, May 19
6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
Union Public House
4340 N Campbell Ave. Suite 100
Tucson, AZ

check Glendale Alumni & Friends Luncheon

Thursday, May 20
11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Urban Margarita
6685 W Beardsley Rd #180
Glendale, AZ

check Phoenix Area Alumni & Friends Social

Thursday, May 20
6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
Village Tavern - Scottsdale
8787 N. Scottsdale Rd. #234
Scottsdale, AZ



check Orlando Alumni & Friends Social

Tuesday, June 15
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
400 Orlando Ave.
Winter Park, FL

The Villages Alumni & Friends Luncheon

Wednesday, June 16
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
The Waterfront Inn
1105 Lake Shore Dr.
The Villages, FL

Tampa Alumni & Friends Social

Wednesday, June 16
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Jackson's Bistro
601 S. Harbour Island Blvd.
Tampa, FL

Sarasota Area Alumni & Friends Lunch

Thursday, June 17
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Mattison's Forty-One
7275 S. Tamiami Tr.
Sarasota, FL

Ft. Myers Alumni & Friends Social

Thursday, June 17
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
1300 Hendry St.
Ft. Myers, FL

Naples Alumni & Friends Social

Friday, June 18
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Ridgway Bar & Grill
1300 Third Street South
Naples, FL

Cost to attend is $15 per person. To register for any of these events, visit here or call 309-298-1914.

We will resume our regular Florida events schedule in February/March 2022 when we will visit the panhandle and east coast of Florida!