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Fantastic Alumni, Faculty, Staff and Retiree Day 2024

Back to the PAC!

Fantastic Alumni, Faculty, Staff and Retiree Day returns to campus this February!

Grab your Waterloo jacket, bring your loudest King Warrior roar, and join us on campus on February 10! We're bringing fans back to the PAC to get loud for the men's and women's Warriors basketball team. Help us raise the decibel level and show the Windsor Lancers what a home court advantage sounds like in the PAC.

Plus, the half time traditions continue with the annual Airplane Toss with a chance to win great prizes!

Event Details

WHEN: Saturday, February 10, 2024 | 3:00 p.m.

WHERE: Physical Activities Complex | University of Waterloo
200 University Ave W
Waterloo, ON N2L 3G1

COST: Free for alumni and guests with code FAD2024 | Free for faculty and staff with code HILTONFAD24

Event Schedule

Paper airplane toss

3:00 p.m. Doors open
4:00 p.m. Women's game
6:00 p.m. Men’s game - Half Time Airplane Toss

All registered guests will receive one free paper airplane upon admission, and additional paper airplanes can be purchased for $2 each or 3 for $5. All proceeds will support the Student Wellness Fund at the University of Waterloo. Stay tuned for details on the amazing prize packs up for grabs!

Paper Airplane Toss Prizes

• Staycation Prize Pack: Homewood Suites St. Jacobs One Night Stay + Packard Bell All-in-One Home Theatre Projector And Screen Bundle + Frigidaire Retro Popcorn Maker                               

• Coffee Lovers Delight Prize Pack: Nespresso Vertuo Pop+ Coffee and Espresso Machine with Aeroccino by De'Longhi + Canadians’ Favourites Vertuo Assortment + Yeti Rambler Insulated Tumbler x2

• Home Cook Prize Pack: $100 truLOCAL Box + Fresh Box Market $100 Gift Card + Ninja 12-in-1 Double Oven with FlexDoor

• Wanderlust Prize Pack: Direct Travel $500 Gift Card + Guess Where Trips Road Trip Gift Box

• Game Night Warrior Prize Pack: W Store $100 Gift Card + Nintendo Switch™ Mario Kart™ 8 Deluxe Bundle

Student Wellness Fund

Gifts to the Student Wellness Fund provide crucial funding for initiatives aimed at helping students navigate the challenges of university life. By expanding existing wellness programs, creating new ones that promote the importance of physical and mental health, enhancing peer support and helping students access services on campus and in the community, your support will help students through every step of their Waterloo journey.

Registration Instructions

  • Click REGISTER or visit the Waterloo Warriors ticketing site - Free with code FAD2024
  • Click the "Log In" button in the top right corner
  • Log in as Student/Faculty/Staff/Alumni by using your Watiam credentials
    • If you do not have a Watiam account, activate an account here. If you are having problems or need additional help, please contact the IST Help Desk at or 519-888-4567 x38961
  • Complete Profile (if you haven't previously done so. Credit card information is not required)
  • Under the Ticket Options
    • If you are an alum please choose UW Alumni
    • If you are Staff, Faculty or Retiree please choose Adult or Senior (65+)
    • Select additional tickets for your family
    • Click "Select Seats" to continue to checkout
  • When on the "Checkout" screen
    • Choose a delivery method (Will Call or E-Ticket)
    • Use Coupon Code: FAD2024 to receive complementary tickets (max 8/family); hit "Apply" to update "Total" to $0
    • Click "Checkout" to finish

Thank you to affinity partner Manulife for ongoing support for Fantastic Alumni Day! Manulife offers affordable financial protection for you and your family including: Term Life and Term 10 Insurance, Health and Dental Insurance, Income Protection Disability Insurance, Critical Illness Insurance and more

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