GenTX Day 2013 Recap

It was an incredible day on May 3, 2022 as thousands of students, educators, community organizations, and higher education enthusiasts joined together to celebrate college enrollment across Texas. Communities everywhere responded to this year’s call to action by embracing a new GenTX Day campaign theme this year— Take A Step. Partners and supporters came out in full force, leading college application drives, organizing college tours, and activating college mentors in communities all across Texas.

The results were inspiring! And we owe it all to you!

GenTX Day is quickly becoming one of the greatest days for student and family engagement for higher education. See the results of what can happen when there is a visible, unified vision for guiding every student to post-secondary success.

Download the Take a Step on GenTX Day 2013 Infographic with highlights from the day.


On GenTX Day, the celebrations were happening everywhere in communities large and small. Check out these photo/video galleries to see some of the highlights and the inspiring images of K-12 students joining together to close the educational achievement gaps for all families in Texas.

Also see the list of participating colleges, universities, school districts, campuses, community organizations, and other partners on GenTX Day.