Texas Tech University is committed to creating tomorrow's leaders by preparing them for a global world through cultural exchanges, key support services, and a dynamic academic environment where students, faculty and staff engage in discussion about global topics.
The Cross-Cultural Academic Advancement Center (CCAAC) connects students, faculty
and staff to programs and resources across the university to promote access, respect,
inclusiveness and community regardless of personal culture.
PEGASUS is focused on helping you become the first in your family to really learn
about college through the experience of being here. First Year students are assigned
to a student mentor. Our mentors are sophomores, juniors and seniors in the program
and are here to help develop peer relationships that are proven to be vital to your
success while in college.
To enhance the quality of the educational experience of students from underrepresented
populations through programs, services, advocacy, and campus and community involvement.
Military & Veterans Programs is here to assist veterans and their families in achieving
academic and personal success. Our vision is to be the University of Choice for military
personnel, veterans, and their families. Military & Veterans programs will assist
the students it serves in a seamless transition from military to civilian life, support
and encourage campus and community engagement, and help provide a positive experience
through degree completion and on to a successful future.
The Women's Studies Program is an interdisciplinary academic program that examines
the cultural and social construction of gender, explores the history, experiences
and contributions of women to society, and studies the influences of gender on the
lives of women and men. The program emphasizes critical thinking across disciplines
vital to success during and following formal education.
In collaboration with the university's student chess club, the Texas Tech Chess Program
offers a variety of services and opportunities related to chess, including regular
meetings, tournaments, after-school programs, and workshops for teachers and chess
camps for kids.
The Hispanic Scholarship Fund provides scholarships to Latino students, as well as
related support services. HSF seeks to give students all the tools they need from
applying to college, excelling in classes and finding a successful career. The Texas
Tech chapter began in 2008 and was the first HSF scholar chapter to be fully funded
by a college or university.