Relay For Life Returns to USF for Centennial-Themed Event

This event has been canceled as a preventative measure in light of the COVID-19 outbreak. Please contact if you have any questions.

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Joliet, Ill. – The University of St. Francis’ Student Government Association will host its annual Relay For Life event to benefit the American Cancer Society on Friday, Mar. 27 from 5 p.m. to 11 p.m. in the Pat Sullivan Center. The event is open to the public.

This year’s event, Living 100, will feature a variety of centennial-themed games and booths that will include food, crafts, games and music. There will also be a survivor dinner and a survivor lap to start the event.

Participants can also donate their hair at the event. For additional details on this, please contact Victoria Bravo by email at

Click here to register a team, make a donation, dedicate a Luminaria or learn more about the event.

Currently celebrating 100 years of higher education rooted in Franciscan values, the University of St. Francis, in Joliet, Ill., serves close to 4,000 students nationwide and offers undergraduate, graduate, doctoral and certificate programs in the arts and sciences, business, education, nursing and social work. There are over 50,000 USF alumni across the globe. For information, call 800-735-7500 or visit

University of St. Francis: Bigger thinking. Brighter purpose.

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