College Station, TX 77843 979-845-3741
http://www.tamu.edu admissions@tamu.edu
About Texas A&M University-College Station
  • Year of Foundation 1876
  • Size of Campus 5,200 acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master, Post Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 36,368
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 48% 52% 2%OUS
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $5,297
  • Room and Board $8,008
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition More selective
  • Application Fee $60
  • Enrollment No. 38,729
Texas A&M University is dedicated to the discovery, development, communication, and application of knowledge in a wide range of academic and professional fields. Its mission of providing the highest quality undergraduate and graduate programs is inseparable from its mission of developing new understandings through research and creativity. It prepares students to assume roles in leadership, responsibility, and service to society. Texas A&M assumes as its historic trust the maintenance of freedom of inquiry and an intellectual environment nurturing the human mind and spirit. It welcomes and seeks to serve persons of all racial, ethnic, and geographic groups, women and men alike, as it addresses the needs of an increasingly diverse population and a global economy. In the twenty-first century, Texas A&M University seeks to assume a place of preeminence among public universities while respecting its history and traditions.
Social Life And Activities
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of sororities 22
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) 82 organizations -- see web site http: //studentactivities. tamu. edu for additional information.
  • Other on-campus organizations 0%
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 12%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) 68 organizations -- see web stie http: //studentactivities. tamu. edu for additional information.
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of frats 30
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 11
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Aggie Muster; Parent's Weekend; Silver Taps; Midnight Yell Practice; OPAS; Whoopstock; The Big Event. . . . . see web site http: //studentactivities. tamu. edu/calendar for additional information.
  • Number of students in fraternities 30
  • Percent students who are frat members 6%
  • Number of honor societies Phi Eta Sigma; Lambda Sigma; Tau Kappa; Cap & Gown; Golden Key; Phi Kappa Phi
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest train Houston (96)
  • Distance to nearest bus Bryan (5)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Houston (96), College Station (5)
Student Housing
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 0%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (23%), women's dorms (30%), men's dorms (44%), apartment for single students (0%), special housing for disabled students (0%), other housing options (3%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 95%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 59%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 0%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 25%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 0%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 39
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 5%
Campus Services
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 3,302,468
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 32
  • Basic Services Provided women's center, placement service, day care, health service
  • OS of Wifi Network N/A
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 786,574
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 900
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help study skills
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, academic, older student, psychological
  • Library Facilities 100%
  • Number Of Subscriptions 56,903
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Computer Courses No
  • Museums George Bush Museum & Library; J. Wayne Stark Gallery; Forsyth Gallery
  • Number Of Microforms 5,480,289
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 300
  • Student Computer Availability yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number of e-books 234,908
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 2,000
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 450
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
Student Employment and Career
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 2,626
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 30%
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, interview training
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Student Employment Federal
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Accenture, Boeing, Bryan ISD, Cargill, Chevron, Citigroup, ConocoPhillips, Dell,Deloitte & Touche; Ernst & Young, ExxonMobil, Ferguson, FMC, GE, GeneralDynamics, Halliburton, Hewlette Packard, IBM, Intel, JP Morgan Chase, Kohl's, KPMG LLP, L-3 Communicati
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
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