Rules & Policies


We are currently building a comprehensive set of rules and policies needed to followed for GATO Con and anything related to GATO Con.

-No Refunds


If you register you state this:
I grant to GATO Con, its representatives and staff the
right to take photographs of me and my property in connection with
the above-identified subject. I authorize GATO Con, its
assigns and transferees to copyright, use and publish the same in print
and/or electronically.
I agree that GATO Con may use such photographs of me
with or without my name and for any lawful purpose, including for
example such purposes as publicity, illustration, advertising, and Web

-Weapon Policy

Texas A&M University-Kingsville Weapon Policy
“Texas A&M University-Kingsville strives to provide a safe and secure environment for its students, staff and faculty. Texas A&M University-Kingsville prohibits the possession or storage of any weapons, fireworks or explosives on university premises or at any university-sponsored activity, except in the following cases: law enforcement personnel engaged in the official performance of their assigned duties; approved university experiments and/or projects; transporting of firearms to and from a place of storage; TAMUK ROTC; and other approved academic use. The term ―weapons‖ may be defined as any object or substance designed to inflict a wound, cause injury or incapacitate.
Weapons as defined in Texas Penal Code, Chapter 46, include, but are not limited to: Handguns, revolvers, pistols, BB guns, pellet guns, stun guns, etc. Chemical weapons and /or explosives (including bullets or fire works) Knives, bows and arrows; slingshots Martial arts weapons
Toy weapons that look like real weapons are similarly prohibited on campus. University officials encourage anyone who has or owns any weapon to contact the University Police Department to arrange for storage of such items. The University police department will secure all weapons providing a receipt for items stored, each item will be checked for status and before the item is returned, a criminal history check will be conducted. All requests, exceptions and interpretation of this policy will be managed by the University‘s Chief of Police.”