Texas Tech University

Mission & Vision


Our mission is to inspire conversations about the value of higher education and foster a college-achieving culture through academic excellence in outreach programs, partnerships, and opportunities that serve both participating students and communities.


The office of K-12 & IDEAL strives to be an inclusive environment in which students, local community professional educators, and Texas Tech faculty collaboratively share ideas to cultivate a culture of excellence by engaging each stakeholder in programs, activities, and events that contribute to the encouragement of higher education attainment.