Texas A&M University-Kingsville

Kingsville, Texas

Team Name: Javelinas

Address: 700 University Blvd., Kingsville, TX 78363

Web: TAMUK.edu

Phone: 361-593-2315

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Twitter: JavelinaNation

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Undergraduate Enrollment5,087
Acceptance RateN/A
In-State Tuition$9,892 per year
Out-of-State Tuition$25,746 per year

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Texas A&M University-Kingsville

Kingsville, Texas

TEXAS A&M UNIVERSITY–KINGSVILLE has superior faculty and courses to provide an education that prepares students to impact the world around them. Degrees include well-known programs in engineering, animal and wildlife sciences, social work, and music, along with fast-growing bachelor’s degree programs in veterinary technology and criminal justice.

In keeping with its tradition of educational access and opportunity, Texas A&M–Kingsville has recently launched the Javelina Opportunity Award (JOA). JOA will cover tuition and fees for a year for new, eligible first-year and transfer students. The Carnegie Commission on Higher Education classifies Texas A&M–Kingsville as a R2-High Research Activity doctoral university, one of only six in Texas. In 2020 in its survey of college alumni, Forbes ranked Texas A&M–Kingsville among the top 25 universities in the nation and one of only two in Texas.

With a steadfast focus on excellence, Texas A&M–Kingsville’s reputation as a top-tier institution of higher learning goes beyond South Texas. The university is ranked among the nation’s top institutions for awarding engineering, agriculture, and communication sciences and disorders degrees to Hispanics, according to Diverse: Issues in Higher Education.



Acceptance RateN/A
Median composite SAT score1010
Median ACT score18
Undergraduate Enrollment5,087
Students on Financial Aid74.11%


In-State Tuition$9,892 per year
Out-of-State Tuition$25,746 per year
Room and Board$5,001-7000


African American Students4.4%
Asian American Students0.8%
Hispanic Students74.7%
International Students3.7%
Male/Female Ratio50/50


Greek SystemYes
Freshman Living on Campus56%
Freshmen Who Return65.8%
Student/Teacher Ratio16:1
Full-Time Faculty329


Graduation in Four Years26%
Graduation Overall37.2%
Alumni Who Give $ to School1.23%