Military, Veterans Programs Hosting Sun's Up! Guns Up! Reveille Run 5K

The race helps raise scholarship money for Texas Tech veterans and their families.

5k Info

WHAT: Sun’s Up! Guns Up! Reveille Run 5K
and 1-mile fun run

WHEN: 7:30 a.m.
Saturday (Nov. 7)

WHERE: Memorial Circle, Texas Tech University

Texas Tech University’s Military and Veterans Programs office is hosting its annual Sun’s Up! Guns Up! Reveille Run 5K race to raise scholarship money for veterans and their family members. Scholarships are awarded each September. Some of the money also will go toward building a scholarship endowment to ensure a legacy of support for students with military ties.

Registration is open and can be done online at The fee for individual runners is $35 for the general public and $25 for all veterans and Texas Tech Rec Sports members. Race day registration will be available to the public, beginning at 6:30 a.m.

Sponsorship opportunities are available with four different donation levels:

  • Platinum level ($2,500)
  • Gold level ($1,500)
  • Silver level ($1,000)
  • Bronze level ($500)

Each level will receive recognition and mentions at the race along with other promotional items. Each sponsorship will receive a number of race entries.

For more information about the Sun’s Up! Guns Up! Reveille Run, visit the Military and Veterans Programs website.

Find Texas Tech news, experts and story ideas at Texas Tech Today Media Resources or follow us on Twitter.

CONTACT: Lou Ortiz, director, Military and Veterans Programs, Texas Tech University, (806) 742-6877 or

Military and Veterans Program

The mission is to provide exceptional support and facilitation to students, faculty and staff for all issues related to the military and veterans. We are a support agency committed to enabling students to achieve their academic goals through campus and community wide resources with a one-stop problem resolution philosophy. Our success is measured by degree completion. We are dedicated to serving those who served.



Daniel Ayala

Kyle & Sofia Chapman

Odes Gish

Alicia McCullar

Eric Washington

More Stories

Texas Tech to Host Events for Veterans Day

Texas Tech K-12 GEO Hosts Veterans Day Event with Waters Elementary

Texas Tech Alumnus, Veteran Gives Back to Military Students

Army ROTC Team Wins Competition at Fort Hood

World War II Saved United States and Texas Tech

Texas Tech Professors Discuss Favorite War Movies

Stories of Old Glory