PO Box 1675 Galveston, TX 77553-1675 409-740-4414
http://www.tamug.edu seaaggie@tamug.edu
About Texas A&M University-Galveston
  • Year of Foundation 1963
  • Size of Campus 150 acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 1,636
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 40% 60% 20%OUS
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $4,680
  • Room and Board $5,203
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee $45
  • Enrollment No. 1,566
Texas A&M University at Galveston is a special-purpose institution of higher education for undergraduate and graduate instruction in marine and maritime studies in science, engineering and business and for research and public service related to the general field of marine resources. The institution is under the management and control of the Board of Regents of The Texas A&M University System, with degrees offered under the name and authority of Texas A&M University at College Station.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Big Event, Bonfire, Organizations Night, SALT Camp
  • Number of students in fraternities 0
  • Percent students who are frat members 0%
  • Number of honor societies Tri Beta
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of sororities 0
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Campus Crusade for Christ
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 0%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Multicultural Services, TAMUG S. E. E. D. (Students Encouraging Ethnic Diversity),
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of frats 0
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest airport Houston (35), Houston (35)
  • Distance to nearest train Houston (50)
  • Distance to nearest bus Galveston (3)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
Student Housing
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (54%), other housing options (46%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 3
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 100%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • 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 N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 0%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
Campus Services
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas
  • Number Of Books in Library 91,305
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 100
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health insurance
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 50
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 2,959
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 65
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Counseling Services career, military, personal, veteran student, academic
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Museums N/A
  • Number Of Subscriptions 647
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 20
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Library Facilities Galveston Bay Information Center
  • Number Of Microforms 54,187
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills, other
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Computer Courses Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number of e-books N/A
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 20
  • Student Computer Availability yes
  • Internet Access Yes
Student Employment and Career
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training, other
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs AKBR EngineeringAll SeasAnimal Clinic Aqua Marine Fish Farms IncArgosy ShippingAtlantia Offshore Ltd.Atlas Maritime Associates, IncBarry Rogliano SallesBaylor Law SchoolExcel EngineeringGalveton Bay FoundationHorizon OffshoreIntec
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 12%
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 75%
  • Student Employment Federal
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 4,944
  • Employed Students after 1 year 80%
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
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