Recent Grad Weekend

Classes 2013-2018 | September 7-8, 2018

Co-Sponsored by the Bobcat Club

Friday, September 7 | Welcome Event in San Marcos - Trivia Night at Bobcat Stadium
Paul and Pat Gowens Family Pavilion at Bobcat Stadium, Football End Zone Complex
6:30 - 9:00 p.m. | Trivia begins at 7:00 p.m.
Make plans to start the weekend off with fellow Bobcats from the classes of 2013-2018 with a welcome event Friday night. Activities will include guided "pub trivia", complimentary food and a cash bar as you enjoy a field-side seat in the exclusive Gowens Family Pavilion. Guests who arrive after trivia begins at 7:00 pm or do not join a formal trivia team may take part in the fun informally on the patio and balcony. 

Friday Night Parking

Parking and guest access are available via the West Side Parking Lot. Enter off Robbie Lane (the small road next to HEB which leads to Bobcat Stadium) and tell the parking attendant you're attending Recent Grad Weekend for access to the lot. See the map below for details. Note: vehicles cannot remain parked overnight as the West Side Lot is reserved for game day parking for Bobcat Club donors only. Vehicles without a donor parking permit may be ticketed and/or towed.

Saturday, September 8 |Recent Grad Tailgate
Bobcat Stadium West Side Parking Lot - behind HEB and the Baseball/Softball Complex

3:00 - 5:30 p.m.
Stop by the Alumni Association tent on game day for an all-inclusive tailgate experience with catered food, beverages, entertainment, and a fun photo booth.  Recent Grad Tailgate is free for alumni and guests.  Please note: parking around the stadium is reserved for Bobcat Club donors only, and nearby lots carry a small charge.  View detailed game day parking info »

Saturday, September 8 | Texas State Bobcats vs. Texas Southern Tigers
Bobcat Stadium
Kickoff 6:00 p.m. 
After the tailgate, we're headed into Bobcat Stadium to watch the season home opener as the Bobcats take on the Tigers.  Show your pride by packing the stands and cheering the Bobcats on to a great start at home. Need a ticket to the game? Visit the Ticket Office at Bobcat Stadium for Will Call and gameday ticket purchases.

Recent Grad Weekend Map
Includes driving directions and parking options for Friday and Saturday


Advance registration for Recent Grad Weekend is now closed.

Walk-up registration is permitted for both Trivia Night and Tailgate. Early arrival is encouraged to guarantee a spot and as food and beverage will be offered on a first come, first served basis.

Texas State Bobcat Club Recent GradsRecent Grad Weekend is co-sponsored by the Bobcat Club. 
Join the Bobcat Club Recent Grad Program today and receive discounts on priority parking passes and seating. 

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Recent Grad Memberships

Alumni Association members get in early to the Recent Grad tailgate to enjoy the food, drinks, and fun first. Not a member? Annual memberships start at just $50 and support Alumni Association scholarship fund for current students.

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New Grad Life Member Discount

As a new graduate, you have one year to purchase a lifetime membership at a 50% discount. Life Memberships are eligible for payment plans. Call the Alumni Association at 512-245-2371 to confirm your graduation date and set up your payment plan today.