University Profile

Texas A&M University-Texarkana

A member of the Texas A&M University System

7101 University Avenue
Texarkana, Texas 75503
Phone: (903) 223-3000

As a member of The Texas A&M University System, one of the largest and most distinguished higher education systems in the nation, we provide our students with a world-class education in a supportive, family-like community. 


Texas A&M University–Texarkana, is a comprehensive public university located in Texarkana, Texas.  First established as an upper-level center of East Texas State University (ETSU) at Commerce, Texas in 1971, the university received separate accreditation in 1980.  In September 1996, the university joined the A&M System.  And in 2010, A&M-Texarkana became a full four-year and graduate institution and moved to a beautiful new campus adjacent to Bringle Lake Park in north Texarkana.   


  • Beautiful 375-acre campus adjacent to Bringle Lake
  • All the amenities of home at Bringle Lake Village on-campus residence hall
  • The Lois and Cary Patterson Student Recreation Center features:
    • recreation areas
    • study areas
    • athletic facilities
    • cafe featuring Starbucks coffee
  • State-of-the-art Building for Academic and Student Services opened January 2019

Affordable Education

  • Over $18.5 million in financial aid and scholarships were awarded last year
  • 80% of students eligible for financial aid
  • Students who reside in Oklahoma and Arkansas attend at in-state tuition rates and Louisiana residents who reside in a parish that borders Texas may also attend at in-state tuition rates.
  • Ranked as Most Affordable College for Freshmen with Financial Need in Texas.