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University Profile

A brief overview of university facts and information.

TLU At A Glance

Founded: In 1891 in Brenham, Texas. The institution moved to Seguin in 1912

Location: Seguin, Texas, near the beautiful Texas Hill Country; 35 miles east of San Antonio and 50 miles south of Austin

Type of School: Private; four-year; liberal arts, sciences, and professional studies; residential; coeducational; undergraduate university

Church Affiliation: Evangelical Lutheran Church in America

Degrees Offered: Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Business Administration, Bachelor of Music, Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Master of Accountancy, Master of Arts, Master of Athletic Training, Master of Science, Master of Business Administration, and Master of Science in Nursing.

Majors, Minors & Specializations: 27 majors, 37 minors, and 64 specializations

Graduate Programs: 4 graduate programs (Accountancy, Athletic Training, Data Analytics, and Education)

Pre-Professional Programs: 12 pre-professional programs (Dentistry, Law, Medicine, Ministry, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Optometry, Pharmacy, Physical Therapy, Physician Assistant, Professional Lay Ministry, Veterinary Science)

Mascot: Bulldog

School colors: Black and gold

1,400 Students
19 Average Class Size
Over 95% Students Who Receive Scholarships & Grants
65% Full-time Students Living On Campus


40% Hispanic
10% African American
55% First-Generation Students
1/3 Student-Athletes
14:1 Student-To-Faculty-Ratio
94 Full-time Faculty

Bulldog Athletics

Athletic Conference: NCAA Division III in the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference. TLU is a member of the American Southwest Conference for football.

Women’s varsity sports: acrobatics and tumbling, basketball, cross country, golf, soccer, softball, tennis, indoor and outdoor track and field, and volleyball

Men’s varsity sports: baseball, basketball, football, golf, soccer, tennis, cross country and indoor and outdoor track and field

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