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School of Nursing Alumni Association
Turkey Trot - 5K Fun Run/Walk

School of Nursing student award recipientsBegin to burn those Thanksgiving Day calories at the School of Nursing Alumni Association inaugural Turkey Trot. This 5K Fun Walk/Run will take place on the Health Science Center campus from 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 23.

Turkey Trot participants will include our nursing alumni and their friends and family as well as faculty, staff and students from all of the Health Science Center’s five schools. All event registration proceeds will benefit student scholarships in the School of Nursing.

Festivities begin at the Pavilion next to the Gold’s Gym on campus. Prizes awarded to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place runners. Parking is free. Refreshments and T-shirts will be provided for all 5K registrants.

Register online or on-site. If you need assistance with registration, please contact Melissa Mireles at (210) 567-5534.


Pre-registration - $25

Day of race - $30

The event will take place rain or shine!

If you are a business in the San Antonio community and would like to support this event as a table sponsor or event underwriter, click here.

Sponsorship Commitment levels

Table Sponsor: $100

Sponsor Benefits - 

  • Company listing on the Turkey Trot sponsor webpage, recognition in the SON e-newsletter, and all-sponsor banner.
  • Opportunity to advertise your company, products and services at a table located near the start/finish line of event.
  • Brand exposure to faculty, staff and students at the UT Health Science Center San Antonio as well as nursing alumni and their family members throughout the San Antonio community.

The Health Science Center will provide each table sponsor with one six-foot table and two chairs. $75 of the $100 table sponsor fee will be designated as a tax-deductible gift to support the nursing student scholarship fund. 

Event Underwriter

Sponsor Benefits - 

  • $350: Event t-shirts (all registrants will receive a 2013 Turkey Trot t-shirt)
  • $250: Event gift bags (made from recycled-materials, these totebags will feature the Health Science Center logo)
  • $250: Equipment and facilities (tables, chairs, other rentals, and set-up)
  • $200: Breakfast (bagels and cream cheese, fruit, coffee and juice, cups, plates, napkins, and utensils)
  • $200: Health care screenings (glucose and cholesterol screenings)
  • $100: Promotional materials (registration flyers and on-site signage and materials)

The Route

The 5K run/walk will be at the Health Science Center Long campus at the UT Health Science Center track.

Campus map

5K route map

School of Nursing


Register now to enjoy the full range of benefits, including the Alumni Directory and Class Notes, HSC e-mail updates and e-newsletters, and the ability to update your personal profile information and access your personal giving history.

You do not need to register to make an online donation.

Thank you to our sponsors!

House of Pho Noodles and More

United SA Federal Credit Union

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Flowerama logo

La Fonda Restaurant logo

Aramark Logo

Sunshine Medical Uniforms logo

San Antonio Nurses In Advanced Practice logo

SportClips Haircuts logo

Philippines Nursing Association of San Antonio logo

Heart Institute of South Texas logo

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