Texas Tech University

Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX, United States

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established Established :

February 10, 1923

campus University Type and Campus :

State university ; Urban, 1,839 acres

Texas Tech University, often referred to as Texas Tech, Tech, or TTU, is a public research university in Lubbock, Texas. Established on February 10, 1923 (1923-02-10), and originally known as Texas Technological College, it is the flagship institution of the four-institution Texas Tech University System. The university's student enrollment is the sixth-largest in the state of Texas, as of the Fall 2014 semester. The university shares its campus with Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, making it the only campus in Texas to house an undergraduate university, law school, and medical school at the same location.

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Motto: From here, it's possible

Endowment: $1.195 billion (systemwide)

Administrative staff: 2,554

Students: 36,551

Undergraduates: 29,963

Postgraduates: 6,058

Male students 54 : 46 Female students

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