Texas Tech University

College Connect


College Connect partners with K-12 schools and local community agencies in providing access and preparation towards higher education through educational programming, outreach initiatives, and signature experiences, which affirm that the pursuit of higher education is possible for all learners.

College Connect programming includes:

  • Coordinating on and off-campus visits for schools and non-affiliated Texas Tech University organizations
  • Participating in Lubbock community events
  • Hosting the Texas Alliance for Minorities in Engineering (TAME) area event
  • Following up with summer participants and their interest in TTU
  • Organizing residential summer camps


News and Events

  • Campus Visits open--August 17th
  • Promo Requests open--August 17th
  • First Day of Class--August 25th
  •  Defining Servingness in Practice at Hispanic Institutions--September 14th
  • El Grito--September 15th
  • Hispanic/Latinx Heritage Month September 12th-October 29th
  • Homecoming--October 17th-22nd
  • Carol of the Lights--December 2nd