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Please note: This is a private event for incoming LBJ students. Please sign up for LBJ's public events here.

You're invited! LBJ Presidential Library Director Mark Lawrence will host a special reception and private Library tour for incoming LBJ School students on August 24. At the reception and tour's conclusion, students are invited to the UT Tower for UT's Gone to Texas welcome event for all incoming students. Attend for an evening of LBJ legacy and UT culture.


  • LBJ Library Reception with Remarks from Director Lawrence at 6:15 PM
  • Private LBJ Library Tour
  • UT-wide Gone to Texas

Attire: Casual or Business Casual

Getting from the LBJ Library to the UT Tower:

  • On Foot: Many students walk from the LBJ Plaza to the UT Tower. Bring your water and walk with a friend.
  • By Public Transportation: The UT 640 Shuttle (ride for free with UT ID) picks up behind the LBJ Library at Robert Dedman and Trinity and drops off in front of the Main Mall at University and 21st.

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Date and Time
Aug. 24, 2022, 6 p.m. to midnight
LBJ Presidential Library