Texas State University

Texas State University

Texas State University is a institution dedicated to excellence in teaching, research, and service.

The university strives to create new knowledge, to embrace a diversity of people and ideas, to foster cultural and economic development, and to prepare its graduates to participate fully and freely as citizens of Texas, the nation, and the world.

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Texas State's goals are to promote the success of its students and offer top academic programming.
Our Approach

Texas State fosters teaching and learning based on research, student involvement, and the free exchange of ideas in a supportive environment.

Our Mission

Promote research and creative activities that encompass the full range of academic disciplines, from the sciences to the arts, from the theoretical to the applied.

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"Texas State provides a challenging and rewarding academic environment within state-of-the art facilities on the main campus in San Marcos and in Round Rock."
U.S. News & World Report

University Review

"Texas State University—San Marcos is a great school with an excellent business program...and one of the best Education colleges in Texas"
The Princeton Review

College Reviewer

"With booming metropolises...only a stone’s throw away, Texas State...offers students a unique backdrop for their college experience."
The Austin Chronicle

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