Account Benefits

"Find an Aggie" Online Directory

HireAggies Career Services Email Addresses

Young Alumni Weekend

The Association of Former Students is excited you will be joining us in Aggieland for the fifth annual Young Alumni Weekend tailgate before the Aggies BTHO UAB! This page provides all helpful information you should be aware of as you begin preparing your trip. Keep checking back as we will be updating the page as more information becomes available.

UPDATE: #TAMUYAW18 tickets are now on sale! This year's YAW is Nov. 16 - 17, 2018!

Our Friday night Young Alumni Headquarters at Wayside Food Park will feature a private show
by Rich O'Toole ’05!

Young Alumni Weekend Tailgate Location

We will be hosting our "Young Alumni Headquarters" at Wayside Food Park on Northgate from 7 pm to midnight. All Young Alumni Weekend attendees will receive discounted beer and wine all night at Wayside as well as access to a private show by Texas country music star and Fightin' Texas Aggie, Rich O'Toole ’05. Feel free to venture out to some of your old stomping grounds around Northgate throughout the night and come and go as you please, but Wayside will be closing down to the public for two hours as only #TAMUYAW18 attendees will be able to see Rich O'Toole ’05 live! Tickets for the Friday night Young Alumni Headquarters and private show are now on sale!

Tickets for the tailgate are now on sale. We emailed the link to purchase tickets to all graduates from the Classes of 2008 to 2018 to the email address that is linked with your profile. Make sure that your email address is correct so you don't miss out on details for future Texas A&M Young Alumni specific events. You can update your profile by clicking here.

We are excited to offer discounted tickets to the Texas A&M vs UAB football game. This is the second straight year that we have reserved a discounted block of tickets for #TAMUYAW18 attendees. Football tickets are discounted to $30 for our attendees. Click here and enter promo code TAMUYAW2018 to purchase your football game tickets. 

We are excited to offer discounted hotel rooms at two different hotels around College Station for #TAMUYAW18 attendees. Hotel rates are $145 - $159 per night if you book using one of our hotel partners below.

Home2 Suites by Hilton is back for a second year as a hotel partner. Click here to book your rooms for Young Alumni Weekend.

We are excited to bring Cavalry Court on board as a hotel partner for #TAMUYAW18. Click here to book your rooms for Young Alumni Weekend. From there click "Book Now" in the top right corner, enter the dates for Young Alumni Weekend, choose "Group/Block" from the "select promo type" drop down box, and finally enter group code: YAW894.

Highlights from #TAMUYAW17

Videos from past Young Alumni Weekends


You can view our photo gallery from #TAMUYAW17 by clicking here

Here is what past attendees had to say about Young Alumni Weekend:

"Had such a wonderful time with my wife and all the new Ags we met. Everything was done perfectly, and we wish there would be more tailgates like this in the future to attend. We would buy a ticket for this tailgate every game if possible!"

"It was great, don't change a thing."

"LOVED this event! It almost made me feel like a student again. I can't wait to come back next year."

"10/10, would attend again. Great price, convenience, and atmosphere."

 "I loved the opportunity to go back to College Station and reconnect with my Aggie friends! Thank you for hosting and throwing this wonderful tailgate! Can't wait till the next one!"

"Awesome place to get together and see friends from all over the country at one location. Worth the cost of admission."

"My favorite tailgate!"

"I will be attending next year!!! I loved everything about the tailgate!!! WHOOP!"

Interested in sponsoring Young Alumni Weekend? Please email



The Association is able to support young alumni events and programming because of our generous donors. Give back by visiting Recent graduates get 50 percent off their Century Club membership for three years.


505 George Bush Drive
College Station, TX 77840

Phone Number

(979) 845-7514

© 2018 The Association of Former Students of Texas A&M University, All Rights Reserved