Homecoming 5K

5K participant running towards the finish line as volunteers cheer him on

Homecoming 5K

Join us for the annual Homecoming 5K! This year’s Homecoming route is a scenic one throughout the UTA campus. Both walking and running entries are accepted. All proceeds will go to the UTA Emergency Assistance Fund. Open to all UTA students, faculty, staff, alumni, and community members.


Homecoming 5K has been postponed until Spring 2021.

Entry Fees

Student: $12

Non-Student: $22

Team Members: $18

Individual Registration

All individuals are welcomed to register. Proceeds from the race will benefit the UTA Emergency Assistance Fund.

Team Registration

Make this event a fun activity for you, your friends, co-workers, and club mates. Register and run or walk as a group on race day! The largest team will win a prize. Team names must be included on entry form to qualify as a team participant.


Race Day

Race Day Schedule

8:30-9:30am - Check in & on-site registration

9:50am - Warm-up session lead by Campus Recreation Group Exercise staff

10:00am - Start time

10:30am - Post-Race celebration, activities and awards will be located in the Maverick Activities Center.

*Rain or shine we will have the Homecoming 5K, and no refunds will be given. At the race directors discretion we could delay or cancel for safety (lightning or other unsafe conditions). If during the course of the race it is deemed unsafe participants are highly encouraged to return to the MAC and take cover.

Homecoming Spirit Contest

Put on your orange and blue and show your Maverick pride with your race day outfit and you could win a prize pack!

Route Information

The course is a scenic route through the UTA campus. No dogs allowed.

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Results & Awards

Awards will be given to the top finisher in each age group, as well as overall male/female and masters male/female.


Interested in sponsoring our event?

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