Texas State University System Logo

SHSU Charter School

Dr. Lonnie Howard was selected from a field of nearly 40 candidates after a national search. Howard, the president of a community college in Washington State, will succeed retiring Lamar Institute of Technology President Paul Szuch following confirmation by the Board of Regents.

Degrees that Work for Texas

Texas State University offers a cutting-edge materials science, engineering and commercialization Ph.D. program that contributes to the development of materials used in the next generation of electronics, medicines, plastics, sensors, and renewable energy.
Click here to search all of our degree programs using Degree Finder

New Student Housing

Lamar State College-Port Arthur is writing a new chapter in its history with the construction of new student housing on the waterfront campus.
Click here to learn more about the Seahawk Landing development

Research with Relevance

The Christmas Mountains, transferred to the Texas State University System in 2011, serve as Texas' largest open-air classroom.The 9,200 acre tract in the Big Bend Region is a valued resource for students and researchers who study the land's wildlife, flora, rock formations and other unique attributes.

Productivity Dashboard

Our Productivity Dashboard provides real-time data on our institutions' performance in key areas, such as student success and operational efficiency. Explore our Dashboard and see how the Texas State University System is doing more with less, with great results.

dashboard button



Twitter Updates 

Lonnie Howard named sole finalist in the search for the next president of @LITBMT https://t.co/SVrxKhW11J #highered https://t.co/NDV4DIZ8tx
@LITBMT advisory committee selects four finalists in presidential search https://t.co/ZfEKFJ5pEv #highered