Texas A&M University-Kingsville

Kingsville, Texas

Team Name: Javelinas

Address: 700 University Blvd., Kingsville, TX 78363

Web: TAMUK.edu

Phone: 361-593-2315

Facebook: Javelinas

Twitter: JavelinaNation

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Undergraduate Enrollment4,846
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 (TAMUK) is a leader in higher education, with the history and distinction of serving as South Texas’s first institution of higher learning. The university offers a variety of academic programs taught by renowned faculty that prepares the students of Javelina Nation to impact the world around them. Degrees include nationally recognized undergraduate and graduate programs in engineering, animal and wildlife sciences, kinesiology, social work, and music, along with newer bachelor’s programs in veterinary technology and criminal justice.

For nearly one hundred years, TAMUK has provided educational access and opportunity. The recently launched Javelina Promise tuition program pledges to cover tuition and fees for up to four years, an estimated value of $40,000, for qualifying first-year students.

TAMUK is a Carnegie Classified Doctoral University with High Research Activity that provides students with opportunities to conduct research and work alongside faculty who are leaders in their fields. Small class sizes and a network of support prepare students for success beyond the classroom. The university ranks as one of Forbes Top 25 Universities in 2020 based on alumni satisfaction.

With a commitment to student success, Javelina Nation is with students every step of the way on their college journey.

By The Numbers


Acceptance RateN/A
Median composite SAT score100
Median ACT score18
Undergraduate Enrollment4,846
Students on Financial Aid84.53%


In-State Tuition$9,892 per year
Out-of-State Tuition$25,746 per year
Room and Board$7,001+


African American Students4.2%
Asian American Students0.8%
Hispanic Students75.8%
International Students3.2%
Male/Female Ratio49/51

Campus Life

Greek SystemYes
Freshman Living on Campus59%
Freshmen Who Return63%
Student/Teacher Ratio16:1
Full-Time Faculty312


Graduation in Four Years25%
Graduation Overall41%
Alumni Who Give $ to School1.53%