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#FuturePanther Tailgate


Join us Saturday, Sept. 14, for the #FuturePanther Tailgate!

Join us for an afternoon of football and fun as we cheer on our Panthers against the Illinois State Redbirds!

Experience Panther Pride and preview life as an EIU student! You will receive free football tickets for you and one guest*, an insider’s tour of campus, and a cookout with current students, faculty and admissions staff!

Register online or call the Office of Admissions at 217-581-2223 or 877-581-2348. For any other questions, contact Molly Button at mmbutton@eiu.edu or 217-581-2299.


  • Check-In: 11-11:45 a.m.
  • Presentation/Campus Tours: 11:15 a.m. - Noon
  • Cookout: 12:30 p.m.
  • Kickoff: 2 p.m.
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*If you have additional guests, please contact the Office of Admissions to receive discounted tickets.