Canyon, TX
West Texas A & M University


85 Ratings

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Recent Reviews

Clara
What is your overall opinion of this school?

West Texas A&M University is a higher learning institution that promotes the well being of students on campus and off. While ...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

West Texas A&M University is a higher learning institution that promotes the well being of students on campus and off. While the dorms can be kind of small and expensive, the community found within them is unmatched. As with most colleges in Texas, football (sports in general) are the talk of the town and WT is no exception. WT just built a brand new football complex , which brings together not only those enrolled here, but the community in Canyon. WT is a small campus, and has been rated the 'second safest' college in Texas, second only to Tarelton. There are many resources on campus to make students feel safe, such as Victim Link and a student run organization known as Nightwatch. Overall, the safety on campus as well as in Canyon is paramount. The only thing I would change, is the fact that commuting into Amarillo is essential to everyday life. While there are some on campus jobs, most are not open to Freshman, and in turn that means that most of the community commutes out of Canyon and into Amarillo, Overall, WT is a safe, respectable, fun school that I would recommend to anyone I meet. GO BUFFS!

Maria
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I love the school, my major, and the people. However, the university is located in a small town where there is really nothing...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I love the school, my major, and the people. However, the university is located in a small town where there is really nothing to do. Additionally, there is no public transportation, so in case of an emergency or if you need a ride somewhere, the only solution is carpooling with friends. In order to receive 5 stars, WTAMU should offer more activities on campus that would involve the community and make college life more fun because students get tired from studying all day and they need a fun break! Additionally, they should offer public transport at least to the important locations such as a supermarket, hospital, pharmacy, airport, etc. Other than that, I love WTAMU and how everyone is super nice!

Stefanie
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WT is friendly, the food stays the same every week with the exception of holidays or when leftovers from catering events buil...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

WT is friendly, the food stays the same every week with the exception of holidays or when leftovers from catering events build up in the freezer, the newer dorms allow for a ton of privacy, the older dorms allow for more community, be careful if you have respiratory issues as some of the dorms have had issues in the past. As far as classes go, the ag program is geared more locally, the equine program is great for western people, all other programs are fantastic, the campus is beautiful year round though it is windy and cold most of the year, there are plenty of clubs to join and several friendly faces to get to know, professors are all personable and caring.

Michael
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The college is a great place to further your academic career. Texas A&M University is known for its traditions and excellence...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

The college is a great place to further your academic career. Texas A&M University is known for its traditions and excellence. They offer many majors to online students as well. They are very reasonably priced. They are among the top ten lowest priced universities in the country. I highly recommend WTAMU.

Shanon
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The school itself is very good. The facilities are nice and easily accessible. The professors are amazing, they really care a...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

The school itself is very good. The facilities are nice and easily accessible. The professors are amazing, they really care about how the students do and they do everything they can to encourage improvement in the course. Overall, the many different opportunities at the school are amazing and definitely worth trying.

Lauren
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It is filled with "my people." Agriculture, farmers, ranchers, those who love animals. We are (excuse the pun) a unique bre...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

It is filled with "my people." Agriculture, farmers, ranchers, those who love animals. We are (excuse the pun) a unique breed! Texas hospitality is a real thing. Nearby Amarillo has the famous Route 66 stops of "Cadillac Ranch" and "The Big Texas; home of the 72 ounce steak!"

Vianey
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West Texas A & M University is an amazing place to get education and a great experience. My visits there have always been a g...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

West Texas A & M University is an amazing place to get education and a great experience. My visits there have always been a great experience, the school is a great size for those not wanting to go to a huge learning facility. The school gives lots of information and keeps me updated!

Emma
What is your overall opinion of this school?

I love the friendly, academic environment of WTAMU, and despite it having a few flaws in there - such as with the required h...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I love the friendly, academic environment of WTAMU, and despite it having a few flaws in there - such as with the required housing meal plan - the kind people and professors completely make up for it. I would absolutely choose to come here if I could make the choice again.

Emily
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Overall I think WTAMU is a fantastic campus. Though I have experienced some issues, the overall feel of the school is charmin...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

Overall I think WTAMU is a fantastic campus. Though I have experienced some issues, the overall feel of the school is charming and homey. If you want a small town feel while still getting a good quality education, I would highly recomend West Texas A&M.

Sadie
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I visited this campus once and i love the atmosphere and the environment. I see how everyone is close with each other and i l...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I visited this campus once and i love the atmosphere and the environment. I see how everyone is close with each other and i love that because i am super social! I have heard nothing but good things about their social clubs and extracurriculars!I just got accepted so i will visit one more time before i enroll but i can't wait to become a buff🤙

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  • Enrollment
  • 7,389
  • Tuition & Fees
  • $7,444
  • Acceptance rate
  • 60%

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