Helping Texas Universities Go Global

TIEC offers international offices at universities across the state the opportunity to join a network of globally engaged university leaders to share best practices, collaborate and build international programs, and establish productive partnerships around the world.  

By working together, the TIEC network listens to the needs of our members and offers support for individual universities to help grow international programs and reputations on their campuses and around the world.


What TIEC offers our members:

  • An ally who knows what makes your school special, and will talk up your capabilities to markets around the world

  • Networking opportunities with 31 universities across the state of Texas

  • Ability to sponsor J-1 visas through TIEC, and act as a resource for questions dealing with student visas

  • Idea sharing and collaboration with international offices across the state

  • Introduction and connection to high profile guests ranging from presidents of foreign universities, foreign dignitaries, and more

  • Introduction and participation in international consulting projects to help boost your reputation as a global entity

  • Opportunity to bring in international projects and partnerships to your school and the state of Texas

  • International marketing of member news and information through TIEC’s social media platforms and TIEC Gazette newsletter, which reaches thousands of representatives from domestic and international universities, governments, and companies around the world

Photo of Texas International Education Consortium Vice President Ryan Buck speaking to a member.

Be part of an expanding international consortium:

What once was a Texas organization will soon be growing to include partner universities and institutions around the world. Easily find and contact a partner and collaborator within the consortium; bring and build ideas and proposals with new consortium colleagues; link alumni with research and career opportunities globally. Contact us today to find out how!

See our growing list of member organizations:

  • Angelo State University (ASU)
  • West Texas A&M University (WTAMU)
  • University of North Texas (UNT)

  • University of Houston-Victoria (UHV)

  • University of Houston-Downtown (UHD)

  • University of Houston-Clear Lake (UHCL)

  • The University of Texas at Tyler (UTT)

  • The University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA)

  • The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley (UTRGV)

  • The University of Texas of the Permian Basin (UTPB)

  • The University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP)

  • The University of Texas at Dallas (UTD)

  • The University of Texas at Arlington (UTA)

  • Texas Woman’s University (TWU)

  • Texas Tech University (TTU)

  • Texas State University (TXST)

  • Texas Southern University (TSU)

  • Texas A&M University- Texarkana (TAMUT)

  • Texas A&M University- San Antonio (TAMUSA)

  • Texas A&M University-Kingsville (TAMUK)

  • Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi (TAMUCC)

  • Texas A&M University-Commerce (TAMUC)

  • Texas A&M University (TAMU)

  • Texas A&M International University (TAMIU)

  • Tarleton State University (TARL)

  • Sul Ross State University (SRSU)

  • Stephen F. Austin State University (SFA)

  • Sam Houston State University (SHSU)

  • Prairie View A&M University (PVAMU)

  • Midwestern State University (MSU)

  • Lamar University (LU)