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Texas Christian University Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

9,142 Students

41% Admitted

  • 10,489 full time
  • 1,067 part time
  • 3,294 men full time
  • 4,781 women full time
  • 19,170 applied
  • 7,219 admitted
  • 1,873 enrolled

9,011 Undergraduates

$42,580 Tuition/Year

  • 1,289 Graduates
  • 49 Non-Degree
  • $42,580 in state
  • $90 fees
  • $12,804 room & board
  • $950 books and supplies

At a Glance

Religious affiliation: Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)
Institution Type: Private not-for-profit
Campus Setting: Southwest Large City
Highest Degree Offered: Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
School Mascot: Horned Frogs
School Colors: Purple and white
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • CPM
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  • TCU is great for the student who wants a smaller private school and an all-around fantastic college experience. It is for students that want a great college experience but also…

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  • Elise
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  • TCU is a place to meet students and staff who really care about you. There is a spot on campus for everyone, and so many different amazing communities to get…

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  • Emi
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  • An amazing school that offers a multitude of majors and a huge number of student organizations to get involved in! Sometimes called Texas Construction University, TCU is constantly updating or…

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  • Meredith
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  • The environment is probably one of the most amazing things I've ever experienced. I feel like I am at a large university with so many amenities that TCU offers as…

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  • Adrienne from Windsor, CO
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  • TCU's campus is beautiful! While visiting campus, everyone I spoke to, only had great things to say about this school. They are a very proud community, and they should be!…

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Mission Statement

To educate individuals to think and act as ethical leaders and responsible citizens in the global community.

Texas Christian University
  • Located in Fort Worth, TX
  • Private not-for-profit
  • 9,142 students enrolled
  • 41% admitted
  • $42,580 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 1
  • Raymond from TX
  • I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    Only if my interest were in partying and going to football games.

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  • 5
  • Zachary from Memphis, TN
  • I am researching this school and have not visited the campus

    What's not to like? Beautiful campus, many extra-curricular activities, a great city that is close to campus, events planned by the university and students, plus a spectacular setting all add up to a perfect university experience!

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  • Anonomys
  • I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    The atmosphere is fun, the horned frogs are now in the Big 12 and there is a lot a school spirit. The campus is absolutely beautiful!

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  • 5
  • Jillian
  • I am a past student here

    Being an out-of-state student coming into Texas, I was worried about being an outsider. But really, the faculty is there to help. When I went to tour the school back in 2010, prospective students (and parents, alike) would come strike up a conversation with my mother and I. It was such a welcoming environment. Furthermore, everyone here wants to have fun, but learn as much as they can. It makes for a fun environment when you can go socialize with friends on the weekend and then study with the same friends during weekdays or finals. Having such eager classmates made finals week a breeze!

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