Texas Tech University

Texas Tech President

Lawrence Schovanec

17th President of Texas Tech University

Since becoming President in 2016, Lawrence Schovanec has overseen unprecedented enrollment growth, record investments in research and fundraising, and the designation as both a Carnegie “Tier One” Research Institution and Hispanic Serving Institution. Under his leadership, Texas Tech has initiated more than $700 million in new facilities and opened a branch campus in San Jose, Costa Rica, and the Texas Tech University School of Veterinary Medicine in Amarillo. President Schovanec is proud to serve Texas Tech as it continues to expand its impact as a world-class, internationally recognized institution.

2023 President's Report

In this report, we highlight the many notable milestones that marked 2023 and the end of a century of Texas Tech.

State of the University

Texas Tech University President Lawrence Schovanec delivered the State of the University address as the institution celebrates its centennial year.

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Letters & Memos

Access the latest communications from President Schovanec to stay informed about key updates, strategic initiatives and important university announcements.

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