The Texas Tech Alumni Association is an independent non-profit organization established by the first graduating class of Texas Technological College, now Texas Tech University, to support the University and maintain a lifelong connection between the loud and proud alumni of Texas Tech and the University.
Graduate education at Texas Tech dates back to 1927 when graduate courses were taught in the school of Liberal Arts. Today, Texas Tech offers some 60 doctoral degrees, over 100 master's degrees, and more than 60 graduate certificate programs.
Since Dr. Lawrence Schovanec was named president in 2016, Texas Tech University has seen record levels of enrollment, student retention, degrees awarded and research expenditures, as well as pivotal accomplishments reflecting the university's commitment to research and outreach to communities and industry.
The Office of the Provost is responsible for the overall academic mission of the university. This involves working with the president, deans, faculty, students and staff to promote academic excellence throughout the institution.
The Division of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion is committed to student success by preparing learners to be ethical leaders for a diverse and globally competitive workforce. In support of the university's priorities, we strive to create collaborative partnerships among Texas Tech faculty and staff, community organizations, and students through programs, activities and events that develop students' professional skills, individual creativity, personal excellence and social awareness.
StarCare Specialty Health System provides services for adults, children and adolescents who have a diagnosis of mental illness, intellectual disabilities and/or substance use disorder.
The College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources (CASNR) adheres to the highest standards of excellence in learning, research and engagement. Whether it's food, fiber, natural resources, environmental sciences, management, or planning, CASNR leads the charge on regional, state and global levels.
The College of Media & Communication at Texas Tech University fosters a culture of excellence built around local and global impact, innovative research and student success. Diverse facilities and technologies support innovative teaching and world-changing research. Learn more about the academic departments, centers and institutes within the college.
Through investing in a diverse student body, the College of Education promotes excellence in educator and professional preparation to meet the real-world challenges of our day. We disseminate research focused on improving educational outcomes. We are committed to engagement with partners through mutual collaboration, innovation and improvement.
The College of Human Sciences provides multidisciplinary education, research, and service focused on individuals, families, and their environments for the purpose of improving and enhancing the human condition.
To strive for honor in the service and protection of the student body of Texas Tech University, through representing their interests by developing personal relationships. In addition, to work diligently to cultivate partnerships with the student body, administration, faculty, staff, and community, to maximize each student's educational and personal growth. The Student Government Association also encourages student involvement and will provide opportunities to develop a lifetime relationship with Texas Tech University for each student and to keep Texas Tech University at the forefront of higher education.
Texas Tech University Libraries will have the resources necessary to offer uncompromising service; be a research library of international stature; magnify the reputation of the university and the value of education; be a key component in the intellectual life of the University.