African American Alumni Chapter

The African American Alumni Association chapter takes pride in developing, planning, implementing, and promoting diverse activities within the Howard Payne University network. We provide a supportive and productive environment in which minorities can thrive. We invite you to be a part of the African-American Alumni Association chapter where we BELIEVE in a purpose, BELONG to a higher calling, and BECOME something greater.


Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton-Dallas Lewisville
2650 Lake Vista Dr., Lewisville, TX 75067
(972) 315-3200


There are 10 rooms blocked at the Hampton Inn & Suites under Howard Payne Alumni. Please reserve your hotel by June 22, 2018. Standard room rate is $104.

Reunion Registration Fee

$75 per couple
$50 per individual
$25 Saturday dinner only
$10 per child 6-12 years

Make checks/money orders payable to: Howard Payne University Alumni
Memo/Note: African American Association Alumni Reunion
P.O. Box 2369, Brownwood, TX 76804
(214) 629-0806 (cell)

Click here to register for the Reunion online.


Friday, July 13, 2018
Hotel Conference Room
4:00 p.m. -7 p.m. Registration
7:00 p.m. – 10:00 Meet and Greet

Saturday, July 14, 2018
Hotel Conference Room
9:00 a.m. -Breakfast/ Business Meeting
11:30 a.m. Free Time
6:00 p.m. -10:00 p.m. Scholarship Reception

Sunday, July 15, 2018
7:30 A.M. Church Worship Service
Westside Baptist Church
900 Bellaire Blvd., Lewisville, TX 75067
(972) 221-5668

Supporting Scholarships in 2018

The main goal in 2018 for the African American Alumni Chapter is to increase the Theresa Hall-Hosey Endowed Scholarship to $25,000. Your gift of any size will help us achieve that goal. Please prayerfully consider making a gift online today. You may also mail a check made payable to Howard Payne University with “Hall-Hosey Endowment” in the memo line to, Howard Payne University, P.O. Box 2369, Brownwood, TX 76804. A biography about Theresa can be read here. Thank you!