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Mission Statement: Angelo State University, a member of the Texas Tech University System, delivers undergraduate and graduate programs in the liberal arts, sciences and professional disciplines. In a learning-centered environment distinguished by its integration of teaching, research, creative endeavor, service and co-curricular experiences, ASU prepares students to be responsible citizens and to have productive careers.

Founded: 1928

President: Dr. Brian J. May

Affiliation: Texas Tech University System

Location: San Angelo, the center of a West Texas community of 100,000

Campus: 268 acres

Students: 6,494

Programs: More than 100 majors and concentrations that lead to 43 undergraduate degrees, 20 master’s degrees and one doctoral degree

Teaching faculty: 351
(281 full time and 70 part time)

Student-to-faculty ratio: 18:1

Semester cost estimate: In-state tuition and fees for 15 credit hours is $3,821. Average room and board is $3,800, depending on residence hall and meal plan choices. Average book cost is $600.

Financial aid: Nearly three out of four students receive some form of help.

Student organizations: More than 100

School colors: Blue and Gold

Mascot: Rams and Rambelles

Tag Line: “From here, it’s possible.” This is a unifying tag line for the Texas Tech University System that demonstrates the value of education and helping people achieve their dreams.

Motto: “Fiat Lux,” which is Latin for “Let there be light.”

Athletics: NCAA Division II and Lone Star Conference member

Five men’s teams — baseball, basketball, cross country, football and outdoor track and field.

Eight women’s teams — basketball, cross country, golf, indoor track and field, outdoor track and field, soccer, softball and volleyball

Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI)

ASU has been designated a Hispanic Serving Institution by the U.S. Department of Education. The corresponding HSI grant funds programs for the entire campus community.

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Brain May Danny Meyer Photographer 27Mar08President’s Welcome

Read President Brian J. May’s message to prospective students and their families.

President’s Welcome

RoscoePoints of Pride

Read about some of the university’s academic and athletic achievements as well as financial aid programs and the success of some of our graduates.

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glossaryASU Glossary

The ASU Glossary will help you learn some of the acronyms used around campus.

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History and TraditionsHistory
and Traditions

Learn about some of the aspects of the university and campus life that make ASU unique.

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Sights and SoundsSights and Sounds

Look at these photos to get an insider’s look at campus academics, athletics and activities. You can also listen to the ASU Fight Song.

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Distinguished AlumniDistinguished Alumni

Distinguished Alumni Profiles

ASU Alumni Association’s Annual Alumni Award Winners

facultyOutstanding
Faculty and Staff

ASU Faculty and Staff Award Winners

econ impactASU’s Economic Impact

Read the reports below to learn about ASU’s economic impact on Tom Green County and the projected impact by 2020.

Texas Tech University System Economic Impact 2012

Economic Impact 2010

Projected Economic Impact 2010