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Success, Persistence, Retention, Graduation.

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Please contact us via success@ttu.edu or 806-742-SPRG (7774) for more information about this initiative.

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If you just need a bit of help finding the right resource, explore our Campus Resource Guide online.

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The first TTU Convocation, held on September 30, 1925.

Laying the Foundation for Student Success

Since 1923, Texas Tech University has been strategically investing in students' successes. Today, Student Success & Retention strategically facilitates, practically equips, and creatively supports Texas Tech University stakeholders to catalyze student success through insight, improvement, and innovation for impact. How do we do this?

Investing in Improvements

Academic advising, coaching, and student guidance don't improve on their own. We work to cultivate excellence in this important work wherever it exists on our campus.

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Connecting Students 

Did you know? There are hundreds of campus resources, and all are committed to engaging and supporting students.

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Exploring Ideas

Building on research and best practices, Texas Tech is actively investigating student success from every angle.

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