Texas Tech University

College Students

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.

First Generation Students

The First Generation Transition and Mentoring Program 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.
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Need a Mentor?

To enhance the quality of the educational experience of students from underrepresented populations through programs, services, advocacy, and campus and community involvement.
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Are you in the Military or a Veteran?

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.
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Using Chess as a Learning Vehicle

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.
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