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Annual Cardinals Game

Sunday, July 5, 2015 |

Join us for our Annual Alumni Outing at the Cardinals Party Suites!

Sunday, July 5
Cardinals vs Padres
1:15 p.m.
Busch Stadium
St. Louis, MO

The first 25,000 fans will receive an Ozzie Smith bronze statue replica.

Suite Tickets: $75 (Includes a seat in the Party Suites and unlimited food & beverages.)

A portion of proceeds from each ticket will go toward Legacy Scholarships.

Order your tickets online, or call 800-ALUM-EIU (800-258-6348). Please note that these tickets sell out quickly each year!  Tickets will be mailed in advance.





Buddy Holly

Saturday, July 18, 2015 | Register Now

Join fellow alumni and friends for a night at the Muny Theater for Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story.  The story of beloved American rock 'n' roll icon Buddy Holly explodes onto The Muny stage in Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story. Buddy Holly created the sounds and styles that made American rock 'n’ roll, and this fantastic show features songs you’ve loved for decades: “That’ll Be The Day,” “Why Do Fools Fall in Love,” “Peggy Sue,” and “Johnny B. Goode!” Another Muny premiere, Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story is an all-American summer night’s energy boost!


Buddy: The Buddy Holly 18

Saturday, July 18 


#1 Theatre Dr. St. Louis, MO

Tickets $32 (a portion will go towards Legacy Scholarships)

Pre Show Dinner at the Muny: 6:45pm

Adults: $22

Children: $11

Dinner buffet includes: La Bambda Sangria Soup, Hand Carved Pepper Encrsuted Striploin, Pastry wrapped Salmon Fillet, Baked Ziti with Italian Sausage, Three cheese Potato Gratin and Sauteed Spinach.  Served by Muny catering.

Register online, or by calling 800-ALUM-EIU (800-258-6348)


Panther Club Mattoon Golf Outing

Friday, August 14, 2015 |

Friday, August 14, 2015
Athletic Director's Cup
Mattoon Country Club (Mattoon, IL)
$80 per person | $320 foursome

Registration & Lunch: 11:30am

Shotgun start: 1:00pm

Each golf outing includes lunch, cart, greens fees, on course beverages/snacks, favors and dinner. A dinner only option is also available at each golf outing. To register call 217-581-2310 or online.

Cubs vs. Cards at Wrigley Field

Sunday, September 20, 2015 | Register Now

Calling all Cubs and Cardinals fans! Join us for our Annual Cubs Alumni Outing at Wrigley Field on Sunday, September 20 in Chicago.

Game Tickets: $40 (A portion from each ticket will go towards Legacy Scholarships)

Tickets located in section 224.

There will also be a pre-game reception held 2 and half hours before the game.


Pre-game Wristbands:

  • Wristband Option 1: $15 (includes unlimited soft drinks and food)
  • Wristband Option 2: $30 (includes unlimited beer/wine and food)

Please RSVP by registering online, calling 800-ALUM-EIU (800-258-6348).  Please note that tickets are first come, first serve and sell out quickly!

50 Years of Pink Panthers reunion

Friday, October 23, 2015 | Register Now

Save the date and join us in Charleston, IL as we celebrate 50 years of Pink Panthers during the EIU Homecoming weekend, October 23 &24, 2015.  

Friday, October 23 

            Alumni reception

Saturday, October 24

            Alumni Association breakfast

            EIU Homecoming parade

            Alumni Tent City tailgate

            Homecoming football game vs Tennessee Tech


More details to follow.


If you did not receive a Save-the-Date letter and magnet please email pinkpantheralumnI@eiu.edu or call 800-ALUM-EIU (800-258-6348).


Housing and Dining Reunion

Wednesday, June 1, 2016 | Register Now

Housing Staff Reunion, June 4-6, 2015

Join University Housing & Dining Services and the Eastern Alumni Association at the Housing Staff Reunion this June. Our shared experiences during our years at Eastern provided friendships and experiences that shaped our lives. We hope you’ll join us and encourage your friends to do the same as we reconnect and celebrate. If our gathering in 2011 is any indication we know everyone will have a great time. Registration and lodging details to follow.

Go to http://www.eiu.edu/alumni/housing.php for complete reunion details.