McCombs Kickoff is a day-long, large scale event that invites all incoming business freshmen to spend a day with each other and current students. The event includes games at Zilker Park, swimming at Barton Springs, a boat party and dinner.
The day is an opportunity for freshman to gain experience and have fun with current McCombs' students. If you are looking to get involved at McCombs or on campus, this is the right place to start.
Benefits of attending Kickoff:
- Meet other business students
- Prepare for the college transition
- Have fun before school starts
Chair: Korey Lehmann
Kickoff Committe: Parth Bhateja, Sunny Das, Dima Horda, and Connie Tao
It’s Always Sunny in McCombs
The Fall 2012 Kickoff theme was "It’s Always Sunny in McCombs" based off of the "It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia" comedy television show. The event consisted of food, music, and activities all provided by local Austin vendors and musicians.
The Undergraduate Business Council extends a thank you for the catering provided by the local Austin's Pizza, Sugar Shack BBQ, and Jim Jim's Water Ice, as well as a live concert from Austin's own Suite 709.
Chair: Melissa Dunn
Kickoff Committe: Petra Koid, Alex Flores, Jay Shah, and Mukthi Dasaraju.
Keep McCombs Weird
The Fall 2011 Kickoff theme was "Keep McCombs Weird" based off of the "Keep Austin Weird" slogan that has been with the city for decades. The theme contained food, music, and activities all provided by local Austin vendors and musicians.
The Undergraduate Business Council extends a thank you for the catering provided by the local Jalopy and a live concert from Austin's own Suite 709.
Chair: Jared Hoaldridge
McCombs Day Off
The theme for Fall 2010's McCombs Kickoff was "McCombs Day Off." Events included a boat party on lake Austin, activities and games at Zilker Park, and a refreshing swim in Austin's legendary Barton Springs natural spring.
Caterers for the event include H-E-B, Starbucks, and Domino's Pizza. The Undergraduate Business Council wants to thank these companies in helping put on this important event.