Austin College

where you belong

Close to home and far from ordinary, Austin College is a 4-year private liberal arts college with the academic and college experience you are looking for. Our campus is in Sherman, Texas about 60 miles north of Dallas.

Austin College is a transformative experience designed to help you lead a transformative life. Our Finish-in-Four guarantee promises you can complete your degree in four years. And if you don’t, we will pay the difference!

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Alumni Story

"A multi-faceted education allowed me to pursue interests in medical ethics, patient advocacy, and healthcare start-ups--interests I now explore as a dual MBA/M.D. student at Texas Tech University."

– GANESH MANIAM '17 – Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration and a Minor in Leadership Studies and Healthcare Studies

Space to grow,

Space to be you

Our average faculty/student ratio is 13:1 which means a personalized experience for each of our 1,300 students. We offer more than 55 areas of study ranging from business to biology to media studies.

With over 100 acres and a 170-year history in North Texas, we understand the importance of community and finding the right place for you.

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Austin College


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#8 in the top colleges in texas

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Colleges that award the most merit aid in the nation


An average of $31,000 was awarded per student in gift aid last year, making Austin College a great value with a strong return on investment.

We provide quality education at an affordable price. Learn more about our merit-based aid and various scholarships available to pursue your interests at Austin College.

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We take great pride in our students and their success. Find out how Austin College creates great thinkers, leaders, and innovators. We offer an education that prepares you with practical skills while supporting a diverse set of interests. See what opportunities are possible here.

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