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Join us for the 40th Annual Run-A-MUC 5K Race during Alumni Weekend, Homecoming, and Family Day 2023. This event is open to all members of the Mount Union community (students, alumni, faculty, staff, trustees, and parents) as well as the general public. Can't attend in person? Participate virtually through September 30.

In-Person Run-A-MUC

Registration begins at 6:30 a.m. with race day check-in taking place in the Peterson Field House. Participants in the Run-A-MUC must read and agree to the waiver on the registration form to participate. The race begins at 8 a.m.


  • Adults: $20 Pre-registration*/$25 day of the event
  • Current Mount Union students (with Purple Plus ID): $5
  • Children under 18: $5 

The pre-registration deadline is September 22 at 11:59 p.m. Registration is now open. Walk-ups are accepted the day of the event (shirt not guaranteed).

Each pre-registrant will receive a race shirt and an all-you-can-eat brunch ticket to use that day in the Kresge Commons in the Hoover-Price Campus Center (Note: doors open for brunch at 10:30 a.m.). 

Age Groups (men's, women's, and non-binary/prefer not to say)

  • < 14
  • 15-19
  • 20-29
  • 30-39
  • 40-49
  • 50-59
  • 60-69
  • 70 +

Virtual Run-A-MUC

No matter how you move (run, jog, walk, etc.), join us throughout the week for a virtual 5K to get active in showcasing your Mount Union spirit. No matter where you are, we invite you to join us!

The pre-registration deadline is September 22 at 11:59 p.m. Submit your time before September 30 at 11:59 p.m.

Submit Virtual Race Time

The sponsors for the 40th Annual Run-A-MUC are:

National Interstate Insurance (Event Sponsor)
JEM Graphics
AVI Fresh