Established in 1996, Texas Tech University (TTU) System is a dynamic force in higher education and is poised to become one of the nation’s premier university systems. Focused on advancing scholastic excellence, healthcare, research and outreach, the Texas Tech University System is taking a leading role in meeting the global challenges of today and the future. With a superior reputation and enrollment numbers at record levels, the TTU System brings together 47,000 students in four separate universities across the state of Texas. The university fosters an environment that celebrates student accomplishments and is home to a diverse, highly revered pool of educators. Recently, the TTU System completed its largest and most successful fundraising campaign, raising more than $1 billion and surpassing its goal nearly a year ahead of schedule.