Aerial view of Texas A&M campus, opened in 1876 as first public institution of higher learning in Texas
Albritton Tower stands on Texas A&M University’s original campus entrance
On the Texas A&M campus, the George Bush Presidential Library and Museum opened in 1997
Points of Pride
Texas A&M is ranked No.1 in the nation among public universities for study abroad opportunities by the Institute of International Education.
Texas A&M alum Darren Woods is Chairman and CEO of ExxonMobil, the No. 2 company on the Fortune 500 list.
Texas A&M earned the 2019 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity award and was named a “Diversity Champion” by INSIGHT into Diversity magazine.
Texas A&M is nearing $1 billion in annual research expenditures.
Texas A&M is ranked No. 27 in the nation among public universities, according to U.S. News & World Report.