Giving to Texas State University

Doing more is essential to support Texas State in elevating student success and achieving designation as a national research university. Alumni, corporations, friends, and members of the Bobcat community, are empowered to make a difference as supporters and valued partners in our journey.

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Celebrate 125 Years

Join us for an event in your neighborhood to celebrate Texas State's 125th Anniversary! The festivities begin in 2024 and continue throughout the year.
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$1 Million Gann Gift

Jim Gann and Ann Nell Gann have become TXST Heroes following a $1 million donation to TXST to support water research and endowed student scholarships.

NEXT IS NOW Campaign Progress

Your deep generosity enables us to carry out vital work, creating a healthier and happier
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NEXT IS NOW Capital Campaign

NEXT is a goal, gift, and promise. It’s how Texas State moves forward, continuing a legacy built on making a better tomorrow. The campaign was publicly launched in 2021 with the goal of raising $250 million for students, academics, athletics, and our campuses.

News, Stories, and Announcements

Current TXST Student Establishes Howell Endowment

Eve Howell

February 2023 · Eve Howell, a thoughtful undergraduate student at Texas State, recently established the Howell Endowment to help support TXST students diagnosed with complex post-traumatic stress disorder. 

Texas State receives gift of President Lyndon B. Johnson’s Stetson hat

President Kelly Damphousee with Kevin Moomaw and students with Lyndon B. Johnson's hat

February 2023 · Kevin Moomaw, a longtime Texas political consultant, donated the late president’s Stetson to the LBJ Student Center at TXST for permanent display.
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TXST names Kristi Troxel executive director of alumni engagement

Kristi Troxel

February 2023 · Texas State University Vice President for University Advancement Brooks Hull has named Kristi Troxel the new executive director of alumni engagement.
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Ways to Give

Your trust in us carries great significance and we are dedicated to managing your gift according to your vision. It is our unwavering goal to surpass your expectations by demonstrating our meticulous stewardship of your investment and ensuring its far-reaching influence.

About University Advancement

University Advancement serves the university community to advance, support, and sustain the innovative mission and strategic ambitions of Texas State through comprehensive engagement and philanthropic partnerships.
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