Spring Gala has been an annual event anticipated by
University and community supporters each year since its inception in
1997. Hosting this event on its given Saturday is one of the highlights
of the year for the UL Lafayette Alumni Association as it serves as our
only fund raising event. Proceeds from the evening are dedicated to
funding Alumni facilities such as the Alumni Center, a historic landmark
of the community that we are proud to have as a focal point of the
Dwight W. Andrus Jr. will be honored
on Saturday, April 11 from 6:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. at the new student
union (The U). We are thrilled to recognize Mr. Andrus this year for
his passion and dedication to the University and this community that we
Spring Gala features both a silent and
live auction including a variety of attractive items to bid on such as
original artwork, unique gift assortments, travel opportunities and
Ragin' Cajuns merchandise. The event offers fine food and entertainment
throughout the night as well.
Tickets are $200
per couple or $100 per individual. Platinum sponsor tables may be
purchased for $10,000, corporate sponsor tables are available for
$5,000, and patron sponsor tables for $2,000. To learn more about
becoming a sponsor or patron, click here.
of the UL Lafayette Alumni Association, Don Landry, serves as chair of
Spring Gala with Jennifer LeMeunier serving as auction chair.
the last 18 years, Spring Gala has surpassed the $1 million milestone
in net proceeds thanks to the generous contribution of the Acadiana
community and our alumni. The Alumni Association greatly appreciates
the support received to help our facilities thrive throughout Lafayette
and the University.