West Texas A&M University Rankings

By | October 19, 2020

Located in Canyon, TX, West Texas A&M University is one of the best universities in the state of Texas. On this page, you will find in-depth rankings for West Texas A&M University in the following areas: graduation rates, teaching  resources, financing opportunities, and alumni donations. Latest acceptance rate is also given to show how competitive is West Texas A&M University.

2501 Fourth Avenue Canyon, TX 79016-0001
Phone: (806) 651-2020
Email: admissions@mail.wtamu.edu
Web site: http://www.wtamu.edu

Rankings: West Texas A&M University

Rankings, Ratings, and Admissions Statistics
Peer college rating (out of 5) 2.6
Graduation and retention ranking: 83
Average freshman retention rate: 65.0%
6-year graduation rate: 37.0%
Predicted graduation rate: N/A
Overperformance(+)/Underperformance(-): N/A
Faculty resources ranking: 98
Classes with under 20 students (2020): 33.1%
Classes with 50 or more students (2020): 11.4%
Student faculty ratio (2020): 19:1
Percent of faculty who are full-time (2020) 89.4%
Student selectivity ranking: 47
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile (2020) 18-23
2020 Freshmen in top 10 percent of high school class: 18%
Freshmen in top 25 percent of high school class (2020): 44%
Fall 2020 Acceptance rate: 66.1%
Financial resources rank: 66
Alumni giving rank: 81
Average alumni giving rate (2020): 2.6%

West Texas A&M University History

Essential Facts: West Texas A&M University

  • West Texas A&M University is considered to be above average in overall diversity, and is ranked #772 nationwide.
  • With a GPA of 3.31, West Texas A&M University accepts below-average students. It’s OK to be a B-average student, with some A’s mixed in.
  • West Texas A&M University is a public institution that was founded in 1910. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 7,376, its setting is suburban, and the campus size is 135 acres.

Rules and regulations Sports Activities 

General Information  
Percent of undergraduate students who live in college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing: 27%
Percent of undergraduates who are members of a fraternity: 3%
Percent of student body who are members of a sorority: 4%
Average percentage of students on campus during weekends: 12%
Are all students permitted to have cars on campus? Yes
Percent of students who have cars on campus: 63%
Is alcohol permitted on campus for students of legal age? No
Additional policies and regulations: class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited
Collegiate athletic association: NCAA II
Men’s scholarship sports: baseball, basketball, cross country, football, golf, soccer
Women’s scholarship sports: basketball, cross country, fencing, golf, soccer, softball, volleyball
Student activities: campus ministries, choral groups, concert band, dance, drama/theater, international student organization, jazz band, literary magazine, marching band, music ensembles, musical theater, opera, radio station, student government, student newspaper, symphony orchestra, television station, yearbook