In response to the rise in COVID-19 cases and University face covering policy, the 32nd Annual Purple & Gold Auction will move all online. The event will be held August 13-14, 2021. Items will be updated daily, check back frequently to see what new and exciting items are up for bid!

Online Auction
Opens: 8:00 AM CST, Friday, August 13
Closes: 8:00 PM CST, Saturday, August 14

Live Program – Hosted by Director of Athletics, Danielle Surprenant
Begins: 6:30 PM CST, Saturday, August 14
Streamed on the Athletic Department Twitter and Facebook pages @WIUAthletics

Item Pick Up
August 16-18, 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM, in Western Hall 103.

Item Delivery
Items will be shipped at bidder’s expense. Bidder will be given an estimate, but won’t be charged until final bill is received from UPS.  

Sign In/Create Account - In order to visit secure areas of the website, you'll be prompted to enter your "Last Name" and "Password". If you don't have an existing record or password, you'll have an opportunity to create one.

View Your Account- Click the My Bids/Account link above to view a current list of your donations.

Browse the Online Catalog- Click one of the categories on your left to view the catalog. You can then click the name or image of any item listed to view a larger image and the item details. For your convenience, you can keep track of your favorite items by adding them to your " Wish List ".

Questions- Please click the Frequently Asked Questions (" FAQ ") link for answers to many commonly asked questions about our website or click the Contact link to email us.

Donate an Item If you would like to donate an auction please complete the donation form.

Thank You to Our Donors!