Our Mission

To serve the University of Texas at Austin by promoting the spirit and high ideals of the Texas Cowboys, fostering positive relationships among all members of the University community, and assisting in the guidance of the campus Cowboy organization.

smokey the cannon

Smokey the Cannon was created by the University of Texas at Austin's mechanical engineering lab in 1953 in response to shotgun blasts often heard at the Red River Rivalry. Two years later, Read More.

SERVICE to the arc

Since 1954, The Cowboys have contributed not only time, but raised more than $250,000 to The Arc of the Capital Area (formerly The Association for Retarded Citizens of Austin). In 1962, Read More.

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cowboys pavilion

The Pavilion was completed in October 2004. You are invited to be part of this prestigious group of Cowboys who have demonstrated their love for The University of Texas as major contributors. Read More.

Daron Robert’s launches new book, Call An Audible, a handbook for anyone who is planning their next transition in life. Whether trying to flee the confines of your cubicle for another career or deciding whether to go to grad school, this book will provide you with the transition tools that you need to succeed. Click Here for more information.

Daron Robert’s launches new book, Call An Audible, a handbook for anyone who is planning their next transition in life. Whether trying to flee the confines of your cubicle for another career or deciding whether to go to grad school, this book will provide you with the transition tools that you need to succeed. Click Here for more information.

Beau Hossler records his first professional victory, on Adams Pro Tour. Click Here to read the article.

Beau Hossler records his first professional victory, on Adams Pro TourClick Here to read the article.

Cody Gribble finished at 20-under, four strokes ahead of three challengers to conquer his first title in Jackson. Click Here to read the article.

Cody Gribble finished at 20-under, four strokes ahead of three challengers to conquer his first title in Jackson. Click Here to read the article.

Texas Cowboy, Tim Taliaferro (2003 New Man), Promoted To Editor In Chief At Texas Monthly. Click Here to read the article.

Texas Cowboy, Tim Taliaferro (2003 New Man), Promoted To Editor In Chief At Texas Monthly. Click Here to read the article.

NEW MAN SELECTION EVENTS

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Prospective Applicant Information Reception:

Date: Tuesday, January 31st
Time: 4:30–6:00pm
Place: The Legends Room at the Etter- Harbin Alumni Center
Application Deadline: By Noon on February 3, 2017 - Office of  Dean of Students

 

Applicant Interviews:

Date and Time: Sunday-Wednesday, February 12th–15th, beginning at 8:00AM
Place: 2nd floor of the Alumni Center (Robuck Board Room)

Highlights from the Horns victory over UTEP! #hookem #BOOM

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Sweetheart Night Fall 2016

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