We are the young people of Texas

Find a Chapter

We are on college and university campuses across the state.

We are active in every major metropolitan center in the state and in the fastest growing areas for under-represented communities of color.

Whether you are already politically active or have never even cast a ballot, Texas Rising will help you become an effective voice for change.

Active Chapters

Baylor University
El Paso Community College
Huston-Tillotson University
Praire View A&M
South Texas College
University of North Texas
University of Houston
University of Houston - Downtown
University of Texas at Arlington
University of Texas at Austin
University of Texas at Dallas
University of Texas at El Paso
University of Texas Rio Grande Valley Brownsville
University of Texas Rio Grande Valley Edingburg
University of Texas at San Antonio
Stephen F. Austin State University
Texas A&M
Texas Southern
Texas Woman's University
Texas Southmost College
Texas State

Chapter Activities

Texas Rising chapters sponsor a variety of activities focused on critical issues facing both our local communities and the state of Texas.

Activities include:

  • Voter registration drives
  • Get-Out-The-Vote campaigns
  • Issue and candidate forums
  • Hands-on political training
  • Creative direct actions and media events

Chapter Leadership

Students have the opportunity to grow into leadership positions that pay a $150 monthly stipend to coordinate campus activities and campaigns.

Want to start a chapter?

If you don’t see your college and university listed, reach out to Texas Rising about starting a chapter on your campus.