The Hound Hustle 5K Run/Walk is an annual UIndy Homecoming tradition that brings participants from all over the community. All are welcome to participate — show your UIndy pride by registering to run or cheer on your friends!

The 10th annual Hound Hustle 5K run/walk is on Saturday, October 1, on UIndy’s campus. Every participant will also receive a 2022 Hound Hustle T-shirt featuring Grady the Greyhound!

Start time: 9 a.m.

Registration Information

Advanced Registration: $0 for students, $10 for Faculty & Staff, $20 for Alums, and $30 for individuals and includes a T-shirt. Advanced registration closes on Tuesday, September 27 at Noon. Register Now

Same-Day Registration: $30 on the day of the event (cash only). That fee includes a T-shirt, if quantities are still available.

Note: The registration fee is non-refundable; the event will occur rain or shine.

  • Anyone is welcome to participate; you do not have to be affiliated with UIndy.
  • Strollers are welcome; please start in the back for everyone’s safety.
  • One-hour course limit (18 minute/mile pace).
  • No dogs allowed

About the Event

The race takes participants on a tour of the beautiful UIndy campus and the University Heights neighborhood. The non-certified course is fast, flat and scenic and highlights our buildings and athletic facilities, including the Athletics & Recreation Center, Roberts Hall, and the UIndy Health Pavilion. The event begins and ends at the Schwitzer Student Center on the UIndy campus. Post-race refreshments will be served outside (weather permitting) or inside the Schwitzer Student Center atrium.


Race-day parking on the UIndy campus is free. Please check the map for location of parking lots.

Course Map

Course Map