Cougar 5K Run/Walk

Cougar 5K Run/Walk Registration

Register online at Signmeup.com for the 14th Annual Cougar 5K Run/Walk.

Entry Fees

  3/1/14 - 9/26/14 Race Day 9/27/14 
Runners and Walkers* $30 $35
SXU Students, Faculty & Staff $25 $30
Family Rate** $75 N/A

*CARA members will receive $3 off entry fee. Discount only available before September 27.
**Family consists of two adults and one child age 17 or under from the same immediate family. The cost to register each additional child is $20. Family rate is not available on race day.  

All race participants will receive a white long-sleeved cotton t-shirt.

If you are unable to register online, you may download a registration form (PDF) or pick up a form at the Shannon Center Front Desk. We strongly encourage everyone to register online.  

Family Rate

The Cougar 5K would like to welcome all families to campus for SXU Homecoming weekend!  Take advantage of the Family Rate being offered again this year! Choose "Family" when registering on signmeup.com.  

Race Premiums

Participants can choose to purchase a black long-sleeved dry-tech shirt for $5 extra until Sunday, September 7. Be sure to select the dry-tech option when registering.  

Please note: Dry-tech shirts will come in men's sizes only. Shirt samples will be available to try on at the Shannon Center after August 15. Stop by and ask to see a manager if you would like to try on a shirt. 

Cougar 5K Jacket

Advanced Registration and Packet Pick-up

Saint Xavier University Shannon Center
3700 West 103rd Street (103rd and Hamlin Ave.)
Chicago, IL 60655

NOTE: Online registration closes on Friday, Sept. 26 at 3 p.m.

Race Day Registration and Packet Pick-Up

7 to 8:30 a.m. in the Shannon Center Main Arena

Register at Running for Kicks for Discount Coupon

Stop by Running for Kicks between August 1 and September 26 and receive $10 off your Cougar 5K race application when you purchase of running/walking shoes. You must register at Running for Kicks to receive the discount.

Running for Kicks
127th St. and Harlem Ave.
Palos Heights

If you have questions regarding registration, please contact:

Cougar 5K Race Hotline: 773-298-3592
Email: shannoncenter@sxu.edu