Skip to Content

The Graduate College

Important News: Due to university-wide scheduled system maintenance, we will not be able to review student information until Tuesday, April 20. Please allow us 2-4 days to respond to your inquiry after the maintenance is complete on Tuesday, April 20. All SIS services and several Texas State Web Apps will also be unavailable until Tuesday, April 20. Stay up to date by visiting the IT Service Status page. Please note this system maintenance does not affect most application processes (i.e., submission of applications and required documents). If you have any questions about your application, we are available via email at or phone at 512.245.2581.

COVID-19: Visit our FAQs page to get answers to the most frequently asked questions by graduate students. Visit the university's COVID-19 page for the most up-to-date university-wide informationIf you have any questions, please contact us at

Old Main through the trees with "Welcome to Tthe Graduate College" written over it

Future Students

Explore your options

Why Graduate Studies at Texas State University?

Students in The Graduate College participate in education and research with relevance to the world beyond the university. Nationally recognized faculty lead the way with applied, interdisciplinary scholarship. We have more than 100 graduate degree programs, which include flexible formats for both full-time and part-time students. The university's main campus is located in San Marcos, between Austin and San Antonio, providing a small-town feel with urban opportunities. North of Austin is the Round Rock Campus, adding more flexibility with the same rigorous academics.

Our Services

 Recent News

Fulbright U.S. Student Program Semi-Finalists
Congratulations to our Fulbright U.S. Student Program Semi-Finalists!