West Texas A & M University (WTAMU)

Canyon, TX

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West Texas A & M University

West Texas A & M University

West Texas A & M University Student Essentials

West Texas A & M University Student Essentials
Region: Southwest
Setting: Small Town Setting
Type: Public
Affiliation: Not applicable
Size: Large (5,000 to 10,000 Undergrad)
Mascot: Buffaloes/Lady Buffs
Nickname: WTAMU
Website: www.wtamu.edu
On-Campus Housing Available: Yes
Selectivity: Selective
In-State Tuition: $6,308
Out-of-State Tuition: $7,028
Retention Rate: 62%
Enrollment: 9,246
Year Established: 1910

About WTAMU

West Texas A&M University is a nationally acclaimed academic and research institution, providing stellar faculty and unique educational opportunities to its students. Located in Canyon, Texas, West Texas A&M University is committed to building a well-rounded educational environment and encourages the development of critical thinking skills in each of its students.

West Texas A&M University offers more than 50 undergraduate programs in various concentrations of the following colleges:
• College of Agriculture, Science and Engineering
• College of Business
• College of Education and Social Sciences
• College of Fine Arts and Humanities
• College of Nursing and Health Science

More than 40 graduate programs are offered in Business, Design And Technology, Educational Leadership, Agriculture, Social Work and several more concentrations.

West Texas A&M University is proud of its research institution, study abroad programs and honors program. Students are encouraged to challenge themselves outside of the classroom by participating in these programs, as well as through student organizations and athletic opportunities on campus.

West Texas A&M University faculty believe that the well-rounded student will be the most professionally successful, which is why student support services are well advertised on campus and student life activities are encouraged.

If you’re ready to be part of an institution you can be proud of and learn from, West Texas A&M University may be right for you.

WTAMU Ratings & Reviews

Overall School Rating:

Rated 5 of 5 Stars 5 Reviews

100% of students gave West Texas A & M University 5 stars overall.

Student Ratings

Student at This School - Grad Year 2012

Overall Rating

The college is overall diverse. There are students from around the world, and the ages range from late teens to baby boomers. I enjoyed meeting the different kinds of people that attended the college. Most everyone was nice and helpful throughout my time there.


Student at This School - Grad Year 2016

Overall Rating

WTAMU Map & Location

West Texas A & M University
2501 4th Ave
Canyon, TX 79016


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Getting Around WTAMU

Walkability

Very good walkability. We recommend walking in this area.

8/10
walk

Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for Canyon, TX

Winter
Dec
50
22
Jan
51
22
Feb
55
24
Spring
Mar
63
32
Apr
72
41
May
81
52
Summer
Jun
89
61
Jul
92
66
Aug
90
64
Fall
Sep
84
56
Oct
74
44
Nov
61
32

WTAMU Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students 7,284
Freshman Class 1,578
Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students) 9,246

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 22%
  • African American: 6%
  • Caucasian: 68%
  • American Indian or Alaska native: 1%
  • Asian: 1%
  • Unknown and Other: 3%
Latino 22%
African American 6%
Caucasian 68%
American Indian or Alaska native 1%
Asian 1%
Unknown and Other 3%

Undergraduate 79%
Graduate 21%
Full-Time 75%
Part-Time 25%
Women 54%
Men 46%
International 2%
Domestic 98%

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