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What will you find at Texas State? World-famous professors, nationally ranked programs, a breathtaking campus, and a diverse, welcoming community, for sure — but what else? It depends on what you’re looking for.

What do you want in life? Do you know how to get it? Are you just beginning to consider the specific paths you might take? Exploring these questions is what college is all about: gaining perspective, challenging yourself and learning how to build the life you want. That’s the heart of the Texas State experience. Our academic programs, culture of student support and school pride, and innumerable opportunities for enrichment make this university a life-changing place.


Archaeological evidence from Spring Lake on the Texas State campus indicates that it may be one of the oldest continually inhabited sites in North America.

Whatever your goals may be, our staff, faculty and student-leaders are devoted to helping you find what you’re looking for — academically, socially, physically, even existentially. We can help you compare degrees and careers that relate to your interests. We can help you explore the hundreds of student organizations and clubs that will give you valuable experiences — and awesome friends. We can show you how to jump into life on campus, from joining a Learning Community to floating the river on a sunny afternoon to helping discover new knowledge. Moreover, we can connect you with mentors, support services and resources that will help you ace your classes, refine your goals and graduate ready to pursue your dreams. Come find what you’re looking for at Texas State.

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