Student Support

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Help is here when you need it

Whatever challenges life may present, you don’t have to face it alone. You have a network of people — counselors, tutors, mentors and more — ready to help.

The Best Way to Start College

Your first year will be filled with new experiences and great resources to help you settle in and start strong.

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“I am most proud of how deeply invested our Peer Mentoring staff is in shaping their peers’ experience and transition to our Bobcat Family.”

— Victoria Black, Assistant Vice President for Student Success

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Your health and wellness matters

Everyone feels stressed and overwhelmed sometimes. Illness happens. You are not alone. Experienced, caring professionals are here to support your well-being.

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“The Student Health Center and Counseling Center help provide cost-efficient services and resources to help students live a healthy lifestyle mentally, physically, and emotionally.”

— Lauren Green, Class of 2022, President of Healthy Cats Peer Educators

Make the leap from class to career

Graduation is just a beginning. Find expert guidance to lay the foundation for an exciting career.

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“I think Career Services does a great job of being available to students, both virtually and in-person. Following graduation, I was able to secure a great job, and I owe a lot of that to [Career Service’s] advice.”

— Sarah Everett, Psychology Major, class of 2020

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Free academic support is available

You have a network of services to help if you are struggling with a class or an assignment or simply juggling a demanding schedule.

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“Student Support Services really helped me academically by providing free, quality tutoring and workshops that taught me how to ‘adult,’ such as study habits and mindfulness.” 

— Cynthia Inglett, Class of 2019

Get help paying for college

From scholarships to work-study, grants to loans, we can help you choose the option that’s best for you.

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“Bobcat Promise was a blessing ... because of that financial assistance, it made me think that a degree from [TXST] was attainable.” 

— Conan Campos, class of 2017

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A community that sees, and embraces, YOU.

Inclusive is how we live, day to day. We celebrate each other’s individuality and treasure our common bonds.

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“I liked that TXST is so diverse. It made me feel like I had people I could relate to in the community. TXST had scholarships targeted to Hispanic women. ... They understood my situation as an immigrant.” 

— Edna Galindo Brambila, Accounting Major senior

Texas State is here for you

We can’t wait to meet you and show you how Texas State can prepare you to succeed at life!