Whether you’re a prospective student taking a tour, a family member visiting a current student or a fan who’s come to cheer on the Red Raiders, the Country Inn & Suites hotel in Lubbock, TX offers an ideal starting point for your visit to Texas Tech University. Texas Tech is the largest comprehensive higher education site in the western part of Texas. Founded in 1923, the university now serves more than 30,000 students enrolled in undergraduate and graduate courses through ten different colleges. Texas Tech Colleges
- Agricultural Sciences & Natural Resources
- Arts and Sciences
- Edward E. Whitacre Jr. College of Engineering
- Human Sciences
- J.T. & Margaret Talkington College of Visual & Performing Arts
- Jerry S. Rawls College of Business Administration
- Media & Communications
Points of Interest at Texas Tech University
- Center for the Study of Addiction and Recovery
This center is dedicated specifically to the study of college students affected by addiction and to developing the best methods for helping young adults through recovery.
- The Commons at Talkington Hall
Spanning 20,500 square feet and two floors, this dining facility offers diverse choices like the Just Say Cheez grilled cheese line and Greens & Things salads.
- Helen DeVitt Jones Auditorium and Sculpture Court
Visit the impressive outdoor sculpture called Landmark, the exhibition gallery and the green room/classroom at this 48,000-square-foot educational facility.
- Jones AT&T Stadium
Said to offer the “best home field advantage” in college football, this historic field dates back to 1947 and can seat more than 60,000 fans.
- Natural Science Research Laboratory
A division of the Museum of Texas Tech University, this research laboratory features the latest technology and methods in the fields of biological collections care and data management.
- Texas Tech University Bookstore
Students can pick up their textbooks and fans can pick up Red Raiders apparel and souvenirs at the bookstore.
- University Career Center
Students looking beyond graduation appreciate the resources and information available through the Career Center.