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Why Choose Texas State?

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We are the rising STAR of Texas

Our faculty and staff are accomplishing great things everyday and receiving prestigious honors for their many achievements. Texas State has been named among America's Best Employers by Forbes magazine in 2019 and 2017. The University has also been recognized as one of the nation's Best Employers for Diversity and Best Employers for Women by Forbes and a Best for Vets: Colleges by Military Times.

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Home to the San Marcos springs

The heart of one of the oldest continuously inhabited sites by humans in North America, the San Marcos Springs have sustained life for millennia and are located at Texas State University in San Marcos.

We care about our employees

Texas State offers employees competitive benefits and services from health plans, discounts, work life balance and professional growth opportunities. Learn more about the various employment perks below

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We are a thriving employer in Round Rock

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TXST Round Rock Campus

Complements the City's goal of providing higher education and employment opportunities that attract talent and sustain economic vitality in Central Texas

We are Bobcat fans

Employees are encouraged to support our athletic community and university events with special discount pricing on certain events. 


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Bobcat Bond Mentoring

Bobcat students are the foundation of Texas State and as such faculty and staff can participate in mentor opportunities through the Bobcat Bond Program

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Recruiting, growing, & retaining diverse talent is fundamental in fostering a culture of inclusiveness and belonging where everyone can thrive.
Alicia Barthel
Manager, Talent Acquisition & Inclusion