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Choosing a school, even earning a degree, is just a beginning. It’s about setting the foundation to build your future.

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Welcome to a community that will support you from the first day of class to graduation and through every stage of your career.
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With prestigious programs and a beautiful and culturally rich environment, Texas State is a welcoming campus for students from more than 75 nations around the world.
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Coming back to Texas State? We’re excited to help you reach your academic and professional goals as quickly as possible.

Other Admissions Types

Supporting lifelong learning is one of our core beliefs. Outstanding students come to Texas State from many different paths, including:


Seeking Second Bachelor's Degree


Non-degree Seeking

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“We have really great professors that have a lot of professional experience and they bring that to us. They really use that to guide us into great career paths.”

Jacqueline Tiznado

Laredo, TX

2020 - Communication Design graduate

Texas State’s Annual Security Reports and Fire Safety Report
We value the safety of all members of the Texas State University community at both our main campus in San Marcos, TX and separate campus in Round Rock, TX. Texas State publishes a combined Annual Security and Fire Safety Report that provides crime and fire statistics for the last three years, policy statements regarding various crime and fire safety and security measures, and descriptions of campus safety awareness and prevention programs. A paper copy of the report is available at Institutional Compliance and Ethics located at the River House, 601 University Drive, San Marcos, TX 78666 or by calling 512-245-4961 or electronically at