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Texas A&M University is an engine of imagination, learning, discovery and innovation. Here, you'll learn essential career skills while discovering the rich values and time-honored traditions that make our university so special.

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First in Texas

Texas A&M opened in 1876 as the state's first public institution of higher learning. Today, we are a research-intensive university dedicated to sending leaders out into the world prepared for tomorrow's challenges. Find out more about our university, including our history, leadership, mission and values.

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Rich in Tradition

Texas A&M's traditions unite our current and former students, build camaraderie and foster the Aggie Spirit.

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Why Texas A&M?

At Texas A&M, you'll receive a premier education at an affordable price. But being an Aggie is about more than your time in classrooms. It’s about becoming a member of one of the friendliest university communities. It means leading with integrity. And it involves joining some of the loudest, proudest fans in the Southeastern Conference.

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Here for Your Success

Texas A&M provides the resources and support you need for a top-notch education. We're here to help you succeed and enjoy your college journey.

Academic Support

You aren't on your own when it comes to adjusting to college life. Our university provides robust educational support programs tailored to your needs. No matter what your background or situation, we work to help you achieve your academic goals.

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Affordability

A Texas A&M degree is a great investment that appreciates over time. Our university was named the Best Value School among public universities in Texas in 2024 U.S. News & World Report rankings.

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Financial Aid

We work to make our life-changing education accessible to everyone. State and federal financial aid helped more than 72% of students at our main campus fund their college education in fiscal year 2023. If you're unsure of attending college because of costs, don't give up. Pursuing your dreams is within reach.

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Health and Wellness

You don't have to leave campus to get medical or mental health services. We offer many resources to keep you well and help you perform at your best in your classes. Services include counseling, medical care, learning disability screenings and nutrition advice.

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Aggies Are Difference Makers

As one of Texas A&M’s core values, selfless service is deeply ingrained in our culture. Aggies give of themselves to serve others in our state, our nation and our world. You can see it in our research efforts and community enrichment programs, which focus on making a real difference by solving problems, improving lives and benefiting communities.

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Find your home in Aggieland

Our vibrant local community offers a wide range of cultural, recreational and employment opportunities. Explore things to do on and around campus and see resources for living in our community.

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Ready to Learn More?

If you're interested in becoming an Aggie, we want to hear from you and help you explore your interests. Sign up to receive admissions details, important announcements and special event invitations, and to learn more about life as an Aggie.

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