LAMAR UNIVERSITY ATHLETICS
LConference championships and the graduation of our student-athletes is our top priority at Lamar University Athletics. Our goal is to dominate the Southland Conference and develop programs capable of making Lamar Athletics one of the finest programs in the country. To attract the best and brightest athletes, we must offer both first-class athletic facilities and a high-quality education.
Corporate sponsorships are a critical revenue source for our athletic programs, especially in providing scholarships for over 165 student-athletes. But our sponsorship programs are not just beneficial to the athletic programs of the university. Lamar Athletics provides an excellent vehicle for your company or business to target and reach a loyal fan base, regardless of your budget. Within any sponsorship package, you will find creative and effective ways to communicate your message to potential and key customers.
Consider the following information when considering your sponsorship:
- Lamar University currently has more than 14,000 students enrolled in its Beaumont campus, and offers courses of study leading to 63 undergraduate, 47 master's and nine doctoral degree programs
- There are over 1,200 faculty and staff employed at the university, making it one of the largest employers in the area
- Lamar Athletics hosts over 75 sporting events each year in its ticketed sports, with basketball games topping approximately 3,000 people in attendance per game on average and football topping 11,000 people in attendance per game on average
- Lamar University has over 50,000 living alumni with more than 24,000 living in the Golden Triangle area
- LamarCardinals.com is currently averaging more than 27,000 unique visitors each month.
Ask any corporate sponsor why they support Lamar Athletics and they are likely to say "our customers like doing business with companies that give back to the community," or "we understand the importance of having quality higher education in our community and want to support that." We think you will agree that your investment in our athletic programs will benefit your business as well as your community. As you think about sponsorship packages please remember, your sponsorship is limited only by your imagination - if you don't see what you are looking for, please ask.
For further information about corporate sponsorship, contact:
Corporate Sales Coordinator