About the Campus

Located on the edge of the Texas Hill Country, where blackland prairies turn into beautiful hills,Texas State University enjoys a setting that is unique among Texas universities.
The beauty of the crystal-clear San Marcos River and the stately cypress and pecan trees on the campus adds to the charm of its picturesque settings.
The campus is in San Marcos , a community about halfway between Austin and San Antonio just off of Interstate Highway 35.  Its location on the banks of the San Marcos River provides recreational and leisure activities throughout the year.

Texas State University-San Marcos is a doctoral granting university located in the burgeoning Austin-San Antonio corridor. It is the largest campus in the Texas State University System. There are over 30,000 students enrolled in more than 200 undergraduate and graduate degree programs.