Next is Now

Capital Campaign

Tomorrow's business, tomorrow's discoveries, and tomorrow's opportunities. NEXT is each promising student, each inspiring professor, and every new graduate primed to have an impact, change a life, and make a difference in the world.

NEXT is new careers launching, a breakthrough that electrifies the nation, and communities rising together. It is the future we are ensuring ever day with ingenuity, hard work, and collaboration.

Giving Priorities

Learn about our NEXT IS NOW campaign priorities, all designed to advance Texas State University to achieve our Run to R1 and student success goals.

NEXT IS NOW Campaign Progress

Our campaign is on track to raise the $250 million to advance initiatives focused on ensuring student success and becoming an R1 national research university. The campaign is the largest in our university's history. With your support, Texas State University is creating the NEXT big thing. Gifts from donors and alumni have fueled the university’s growth and transformed our future.


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Project highlights from the campaign include more than $81 million raised for student scholarships, $10.7 million for The Wittliff Collections, $7.1 million in gifts for the construction of Bruce and Gloria Ingram Hall for science and engineering, $5 million for Willow Hall which houses College of Health Professions departments on the Round Rock Campus and $1.2 million supporting renovations of Albert B. Alkek Library.

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Giving Impact

Thanks to the help of generous donors, we have been continually enhancing our campus and our student's experience.

» $134.5 million for student scholarships and enrichment
» $51 million for academic research and teaching support
» $28.6 million for campus construction and renovation
» $28.1 million for athletic facilities and programs

Make a Difference

Learn more about how you can make a difference for our university, the community, and the next generation of Bobcats.