Giving to Texas State University

Elevating Student Success and Running to R1 are what's NEXT for Texas State University

Doing more is essential to catapult Texas State to the NEXT level in our teaching and research. YOU, TXST alumni, corporations, friends, and members of the Bobcat community, are empowered to make a difference as supporters and valued partners in our journey.

The Steinway Signature Series

Texas State School of Music launched its TXST LIVE, the Signature Series at Steinway Piano Gallery in Austin on Nov 1, 2022. This was the first in a series of concerts coming to select cities across Texas and beyond to support fundraising for the new music building. Seating is limited. Please RSVP.
Steinway Signature Series

Feb 7 - Steinway - San Antonio

TXST LIVE 2023 Steinway Signature Series comes to San Antonio, on Feb 7. The Texas State Development Foundation in partnership with Steinway Piano Gallery cordially invites you to an evening of music and merriment showcasing the talent of the TXST School of Music.

New Music Building

At TXST, our School of Music lives and breathes excellence. To match the caliber of talent we are recruiting and provide the expert learning opportunities our students need, a new state-of-the-art Music Building comes next...and NEXT IS NOW!
Shape The Future of Music Together

March 12, 2023

Save the Date! The 2023 Texas State University Innovation Lab and Reception @ SXSW Interactive - Sunday, March 12, 2023, at the W Austin, at 200 Lavaca St. from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM.

TXST InnovationLlab guest
TXST Innovation Lab Reception

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 NEXT IS NOW Capital Campaign was publicly launched in 2021 with the goal of raising $250 million. The campaign is fundraising for four priorities, Students, Academics, Facilities, and Athletics, all advancing Texas State toward Tier 1 research university status. Learn more about NEXT IS NOW

Alkek library
$1 million gifted to TXST from the Albert and Margaret Alkek Foundation

Meet Scholarship Recipients

TXST has more than 600 scholarship programs that help students pursue their college dreams. One such life-changing program is the 1899 Scholars, a group of exceptional students who demonstrate academic excellence and leadership. The Maroon & Gold Annual Fund fuels those scholarships.

Andi McMillin

Andi McMillin

“This scholarship has been the biggest piece of financial assistance in helping me fulfill my goal of becoming a Registered Nurse."

Makayla Gutierrez

Makayla Gutierrez

“I am very grateful for the generosity of this organization and the support I’ve received throughout my college career thus far!”

Matthew Moore

Matthew Moore

“I’m honored to receive this scholarship so I can continue attending Texas State and become closer to becoming a music educator.”

TXST Earns Seal of Excelencia

Texas State University is a proud recipient of the prestigious Seal of Excelencia! The Seal of Excelencia signals that TXST is among the nation’s most distinguished universities with intentional and inclusive support of Latino/e/x students. 

Learn more about Excelencia in Education and the Seal of Excelencia online at National Spotlight on Texas State for Seal of Excelencia Honor

Legacy Gift Planning

Leave a legacy of giving to be remembered by future generations and make an impact at Texas State University.
Estate planning donor, Leslie Fossler
Richard Castro outside Undergraduate Admissions Center

Giving Societies and TXST Heroes

Our donors not only ensure the future success of the university — they transform lives. Thanks to their generosity, Texas State is able to attract and retain the best and brightest students, support excellence in teaching, elevate our research efforts and provide world-class facilities across our campuses.

University Advancement

University Advancement is dedicated to expanding community, maintaining tradition and increasing awareness and philanthropic contributions to Texas State University through alumni relations, development and media relations. We work hand-in-hand with the entire campus and in partnership with the Development Foundation.

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