Founded in 1876, Prairie View A&M University is the second oldest institution of higher education in Texas. With an established reputation for producing engineers, nurses and educators, PVAMU offers baccalaureate degrees in 39 academic majors, 31 master's degrees and four doctoral degree programs through nine colleges and schools. A member of the Texas A&M University System, the University is dedicated to fulfilling its land-grant mission of achieving excellence in teaching, research and service.

The University's enrollment now exceeds 8,000 including more than 2,000 graduate students. Students come from throughout the United States as well as many foreign countries. In the last five years, 5,970 degrees were awarded, including more than 2,400 graduate degrees. During the University's 130-year history, some 46,000 academic degrees have been awarded.

Prairie View A&M: "A Legacy of Greatness."

President:  Dr. George C. Wright

Athletic Department Phone: 936-261-9100
University Website: http://www.pvamu.edu/pages/1.asp
Athletics Website: http://www.pvpanthers.com

Director of Athletics: TBA
Director of Compliance: Monique Carroll
936-857-4628
mvcarroll@pvamu.edu
Faculty Rep.: Dr. Clinnon O. Harvey
936-857-4199
coharvey@pvamu.edu
Interim Sports Information Director: Ryan McGinty
936-261-9140
rjmcginty@pvamu.edu
Senior Woman Administrator: Alicia Pete
936-261-9112
alpete@pvamu.edu