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Texas State University

Facts & Figures

By any measure, Texas State University is home to active researchers and a wealth of different projects. These statistics illuminate the scope of our work.

Research Impact

64%

increase in total research and development expenditures over the last five years (FY2018)

20

National Science Foundation grants awarded to Texas State in FY2018

6

Fulbright Scholars in 2018

554

independent sponsored research projects, $48M in expenditures (FY2018)

215

grants awarded to Texas State in FY2018

5-10

Undergraduate Research Fellowships awarded each semester to fund original work (25 total awards in 2018)

Key Facts

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Carnegie classification: Doctoral Universities: High Research Activity

4th

 largest public university in Texas

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Member, Council on Governmental Relations

33

research centers & institutes

30th

largest public university in the U.S.

$33M+

in equity has been raised by the STAR Park business incubator

Our Libraries

4 libraries: Alkek, Archives and Research Center, Round Rock and Schneider
2 special collections: The Wittliff Collections, University Archives

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The Albert B. Alkek Library on the San Marcos Campus includes:

> 1.5 million

printed volumes

99,700+

electronic journals

506,000

e-books

625+

databases

> half-million

microform & audio-visual materials

University Acreage

San Marcos Campus: 507

Round Rock Campus: 101

Freeman Center: 3,486

STAR Park: 58

University Camp: 126

~4,000 additional acres of agricultural, research and recreational areas

Who We Are

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3,956

graduate students

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34,187

undergraduate students

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2,087

faculty

staff member meeting with student at desk

2,229

staff