As a member of the Alumni Association, you're in the company of excellence. Each year we honor many of the exceptional students, first-rate teachers, and distinguished leaders who make us proud. Their significant contributions to our great university and country inspire all of us to do our best!
In addition to President Lyndon B. Johnson, luminaries include: Ponce "Heloise" Cruse ('74), who writes the popular "Heloise to the Rescue" Good Housekeeping monthly column, and has written 11 books, hosted a national radio show, and is a nationally known speaker. The Country Music Hall of Famer, George Strait ('79), who has had more Number One hits of any singer of any kind of music in history; and star of stage, screen, and television Powers Booth ('70), who was inducted into the Texas Hall of Fame in 2009.
The Distinguished Alumni Award recognizes alumni who have achieved prominence and made a significant impact on the lives of others through their profession, accomplishments, affiliations, and service to the society and the University.
The LBJ Outstanding Senior Student Award is based on leadership, character, campus and community involvement, and academic success.
This prestigious award was designed to recognize, encourage and reward superior Texas State classroom teachers. Texas State professors, lecturers, associate professors, assistant professors and instructors are eligible for this award.
The Alumni Achievement Award honors Texas State graduates who are distinguished and prominent in their chosen business, profession or life work on a local, state or regional level.
This award honors graduates of Texas State for their outstanding service to the Texas State Alumni Association in some significant manner through their time, dedication, efforts, influence and contributions.
This award honors friends of Texas State for their outstanding service to the Texas State Alumni Association in some significant manner through their time, dedication, efforts, influence and contributions.
The Distinguished Service Award is the highest award given by the Texas State Alumni Association for exemplary service.
Recipients of this award are Texas State graduates, outstanding members of the Texas State faculty or staff, or holders of political office (current or former) within the state of Texas who have played an active role in promoting the welfare of his/her fellow man and society.