About ASU Mission Statement: Angelo State University, a member of the Texas Tech University System, delivers undergraduate and graduate programs in the liberal arts, sciences, and professional disciplines. In a learning-centered environment distinguished by its integration of teaching, research, creative endeavor, service, and co-curricular experiences, ASU prepares students to be responsible citizens and to have productive careers. Founded: 1928 President: Dr. Joseph C. Rallo Affiliation: Texas Tech University System Location: San Angelo, the center of a West Texas community of 100,000 Campus: 268 acres Students: 7,084(44 percent male and 56 percent female) Programs: More than 100 majors and concentrations that lead to 45 undergraduate degrees, 22 master’s degrees and one doctoral degree Teaching faculty: 332(246 full time and 86 part time) Student-to-faculty ratio: 20:1 Semester cost estimate: In-state tuition and fees for 15 credit hours is $3,675. Room and board with a maximum meal plan is $3,982.Average book cost is $575. Financial aid: Nearly three out of four students receive some form of help. Student organizations: More than 100 School colors: Blue and Gold Mascot: Rams and Rambelles Motto: “Fiat Lux,” which is Latin for “Let there be light.” Athletics: NCAA Division II and Lone Star Conference memberFive men’s teams—baseball, basketball, cross country, football and outdoor track and field.Eight women’s teams—basketball, cross country, golf, indoor track and field, outdoor track and field, soccer, softball and volleyball Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI) ASU has been designated a Hispanic Serving Institution by the U.S. Department of Education. The corresponding HSI grant funds programs for the entire campus community. Learn More Request more information to learn about all that ASU has to offer at www.angelo.edu.