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
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Director of Athletics: Ashley Robinson
Director of Compliance: Monique Carroll
Faculty Rep.: Dr. George Brown
Sports Information Director: Ryan McGinty
Senior Woman Administrator: Alicia Pete