Texas Tech University

Lubbock, Texas

Team Name: Red Raiders

Address: 2500 Broadway St., Lubbock, TX 79409

Web: TTU.edu

Phone: 806-742-2011

Facebook: TexasTechYou

Texas Tech University

Lubbock, Texas

TEXAS TECH UNIVERSITY has established itself as one of the nation’s leading research universities, with an academic reputation recognized globally.
Located on the South Plains of West Texas in Lubbock (pop. 257,013), Texas Tech offers more than 150 undergraduate degrees, one hundred graduate degrees, and fifty doctoral degrees. The university is home to a law school and a veterinary school, the first in Texas in more than a century.
Research and enrollment numbers continue to reach record levels, supported by Texas Tech’s diverse, highly revered pool of faculty who excel in teaching, research, and service.

Texas Tech is one of twenty top U.S. research universities that formed the Alliance of Hispanic-Serving Research Universities to increase opportunities for those historically underserved by higher education. The twenty institutions represent every university categorized as R1–Very High Research Activity by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education and who are also designated as a Hispanic-Serving Institution.

By The Numbers


Acceptance Rate 68%
Median composite SAT score 1180
Median ACT score 24
Undergraduate Enrollment 33,256
Students on Financial Aid 73%


In-State Tuition $8,934 per semester
Out-of-State Tuition $21,174 per semester
Room and Board $7,001+


African American Students 6%
Asian American Students 3%
Hispanic Students 29%
International Students 2%
Male/Female Ratio 51/49

Campus Life

Greek System Yes
Freshman Living on Campus
Freshmen Who Return 87%
Student/Teacher Ratio 19:1
Full-Time Faculty 1,763


Graduation in Four Years 34%
Graduation Overall 63%
Alumni Who Give $ to School 10.2%

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