Saint Xavier University Cougar 5K

Cougar 5K Run/Walk

Cougar 5K Run/Walk Registration

Register online at for the 17th Annual Cougar 5K Run/Walk.

Everyone receives a long sleeve performance moisture wicking t-shirt. Shirts are 100% polyester and feels like cotton. Stop into the Shannon Center after August 15 to try on sizes.

Individual Entry Fees

Prices are $5 off online until August 31. Prices below are in effect starting September 1.

Participant 9/1/17 - 9/29/17 Race Day 9/30/17
Runners and Walkers* $35 $40
SXU Faculty, Staff and Alumni
$30 $40
SXU Students $30 $40
Family Rate** $75 N/A

**Family consists of three people from the same immediate family. The cost to register each additional family member is $25. Family rate is not available on race day.

All race participants will receive a gray long sleeve soft performance t-shirt.

If you are unable to register online, you may 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

Long Sleeve Performance Shirts!

All participants will receive a gray long sleeve soft performance t-shirt.

Please note: Performance 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 the front desk and ask to see a manager if you would like to try on a shirt.

Advanced Registration and Packet Pick-Up

Saint Xavier University - Shannon Center
3700 West 103rd Street
Chicago, IL 60655

NOTE: Online registration closes on Friday, September 29 at 5 p.m.

Race Day Registration and Packet Pick-Up

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

Additional Information

If you have questions regarding registration, please contact the Cougar 5K Race Hotline at 773-298-3592 or Jen Quinlan at