Join us for the annual Alumni Reunion
The 2022 TXWES Alumni Reunion Weekend is coming! This year's reunion weekend will be April 21-23, 2022.
The tradition of Texas Wesleyan’s Alumni Reunion is something special. And it cannot happen without YOU! Whether you’re an active alum or haven’t looked back since graduation, you are an important part of the TXWES legacy. Alumni participation is pivotal to the success of our University, and we look forward to reconnecting you with your alma mater through the Alumni Reunion events this spring.
Registration is now open, so check out the awesome lineup of events and make plans to join us. Hope to see you there!
Your gift — of any size — to the university makes a huge impact on our success and our students. You can easily make your Alumni Reunion gift here.
Virtual Decade Happy Hours
6 p.m. - FREE
Join us for virtual happy hours to reconnect and reminisce with your classmates from your graduation decade. From the 60s to the 2020s, there’s a place for you. And the best part - you can log on from anywhere. You won’t want to miss these casual, fun get-togethers with your fellow Rams!
Zoom links will be provided prior to the events.
Alumni Reunion Dinner - $25
6 p.m. reception, 7 p.m. dinner
Cooper’s Old Time Pit Bar-B-Que, 301 Stockyards Blvd., Fort Worth
Come enjoy a casual evening of good food and fun in the historic Fort Worth Stockyards. At this annual celebration, you’ll hear from University President Fred Slabach and Alumni Board President Eric Montoya ‘07 M.Ed ’15. All participants will also receive an awesome TXWES giveaway. Cash bar available.
Reunion Brunch: Honoring Alpha Chi and Golden Shears - $15
10:30 a.m. – Paul and Judy Andrews Hall, Martin University Center
Enjoy this special brunch where we’ll recognize Alpha Chi and Golden Shears members as well as the Golden Anniversary Classes of 1970, 1971 and 1972. Golden Anniversary alumni are invited to this brunch free of charge! University President Frederick G. Slabach will give his annual update about the great things happening at TXWES.
Blue and Gold Football Scrimmage
1:30 p.m. - Location TBD
Get a first look at your Rams football team in action at the spring scrimmage. With a historic winning season last year and the anticipation of a new stadium on campus, it's a great time to learn more about TXWES football! Stop by the pre-game tailgate for free food and the alumni association tent for Ram gear and spirit giveaways.
Wesleyan Wine Walk - $20
4-6:30 p.m. – Oneal Sells Administration Building Lawn
Don’t miss this fun new tradition at reunion. Stroll around campus and see what’s happening in various program areas, while enjoying food and beverage pairings at each stop. Participants will receive a TXWES wine glass. Here’s what you can expect to see during the Wine Walk:
Art Exhibit – featuring Laura Hunt // West Library – TXWES Makers Lab demonstration and Adkinson-Lynton Comic Collection displays // SOBA // Sid Richardson Center – meet the coaches and check out our locker room renovation // School of Education- Talk with faculty and view TXWES History display // Music department musician features // Graduate Programs of Nurse Anesthesia simulation lab remodel
67th Annual Musical a Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum - $15
7:30 p.m. – Thad Smotherman Theater
In exchange for his freedom, Pseudolus, a crafty slave, must win the hand of the gorgeous courtesan, Philia, for his master. With one thing leading to another, the whole ordeal becomes a complete farce! Join us for a night of nonstop laughter as Theatre Wesleyan students present this Sondheim classic.
Only 150 seats are available for the Saturday performance, so get your tickets today!
Afterglow Party - FREE
9:30 p.m. – Buehler Plaza, Martin University Center
Let’s close out this year’s Reunion with a bang as party under the stars around the University clock tower. Enjoy desserts, wine, DJ and dancing and meet the cast from A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum as they join us after their performance.
Alumni Reunion Accommodations
Enjoy your stay in the heart of Downtown Fort Worth! We offer a special Texas Wesleyan rate of $159/night that includes our complimentary hot buffet breakfast, Wi-Fi, 24-hour Suite Shop, fitness facility and indoor “Cool Pool”. To make your reservations, call 817-332-5300 and mention the Texas Wesleyan alumni group or group code of TXW. This special rate is available through April 8, 2022.