Schedule of Events

We hope you join us to show our veterans how proud we are to recognize them on this special day and to show our great respect for all men and women serving in uniform—those currently active, those retired, and those who never come home.

If you have any questions about this year’s Veterans Day events, please call 801-587-7722. Also, watch this site for updates and information, including a full schedule of events, honoree bios, and deadlines and application for next year’s nominations.

NOVEMBER 5-10

Wall of Honor
Say “Thank You for Your Service!” by signing the wall in honor of a vet you know
Location: Union lobby and across campus


MONDAY, NOVEMBER 5

Meet a Vet BBQ
Have lunch on us and meet a vet
Time: 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Location: Marriott Library Plaza; free burgers and free raffle for students, faculty and staff


TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 6

Movie Screening: “The Imitation Game” (PG-13)
Free movie screening
Time: 6:00 p.m.
Location: Fort Douglas Theater; free to the public


WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 7

U.S. Military Impact on Cybersecurity
Panel Discussion
Time: 
12 p.m. – 1 p.m.
Location: Hinckley Institute Caucus Room, Gardner Commons Building; free to the public


THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 8

Veterans Cup Dodgeball
Support your favorite team!
Time:
2:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Location:
Lower Courts at Student Life Center; donation requested


FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 9

21st Annual Veterans Day Commemoration Ceremony
Eleven Utah veterans will be honored in a full military dress ceremony that includes bagpipe procession, medallion presentation, and cannon salute
Time: 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Location: Union Ballroom; free to the public


SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 10

Veterans Day Tailgate Party
Sponsored by the U’s Auxiliary Business Development Office for all service members, veterans, and family members attending the football game
Time: 12:30 p.m.
Location: Ft. Douglas #621, 1945 De Trobriand Street, SLC, UT 84113

Veterans Day Football Game
Utah vs. Oregon with commemorative events
Time: 3:30 p.m.
Location: Rice-Eccles Stadium