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Monday, October 30, 2017

Thanks for making 2016 Tech-or-Treat a successful event!  Click here to see the event photos!

Tech-or-Treat is a Halloween Carnival held in the Student Union Building to provide a safe alternative to trick-or-treating, and is staffed by Texas Tech student organizations, sororities, fraternities, and campus departments. 

Free Admission!

5:30 pm

Parking lots open (R-7, R-11, R-13 Visitor and any Z lots in front of Residence Halls)

6:00 - 8:00 pm

Tech-or-Treat (inside the SUB)


Free Parking available at R-11 and R-13 (Visitor) lots from 5-9pm; Free parkting in front of SUB in R-7 from 5:30pm-9pm

Things to Know:

  • Parents, please stay with your ghouls & goblins at all times.
  • Event Staff can be identified by their volunteer badges.
  • All building entrances will be open.
  • Event maps will be available at the Information Desk, across from Barnes & Noble on the first floor.
  • The Information Desk will also be the Lost & Found Children area.
  • Note that we do not have a building-wide PA system to page or call anyone.
  • Photos taken will be posted on our Facebook page.  Please let us know if you do not want your or your child's photo taken.
  • We have two elevators, one on the Northwest side of the SUB and one on the Northeast side.  Keep in mind the elevators will have long wait times.
  • Consider not bringing a stroller/wagon because of the long wait times at the elevators, and we will have activities on three floors.  We do have plenty of seating for anyone needing to sit out for awhile.
  • We will have water bottles & treat bags available at the Information Desk while supplies last.
  • We have 4 water refill stations located throughout the SUB if you want to bring your own bottles.
  • TTU Students will still have classes before and during the event, please be mindful of the foot and vehicle traffic when driving on campus.

In conjunction with:

RHA's Safe Treat in the Residence Halls, 6-8 pm

FREE bus stops at:

  • Gordon
  • Carpenter/Wells
  • Stangel
  • Chitwood
  • Hulen
  • Knapp

Crossing guards available at the intersections of 18th & Boston and 15th & Akron for safe street crossings.

Questions & comments:

Claire Maginness, Associate Director