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New Fort Worth Campus: Opening 2019

With construction under way on the first building for Tarleton Fort Worth’s planned campus along the Chisolm Trail Parkway, it’s time to start planning the future. 

The new campus groundbreaking occurred on February 27, 2018. 

male student in library

Academics

Tarleton Fort Worth offers more than 40 undergraduate, graduate and certificate programs. With more in the works, this campus is meeting the ever-growing professional workforce needs of North Texas and beyond.

  • Four-year graduation rate for transfer students: 70%
  • Students transferred from 45 different colleges in 2017
tarleton alumni

Alumni

Tarleton State University graduates work for some of the best known employers in the DFW Metroplex, such as:

  • American Airlines
  • Bell Helicopter Textron, Inc.
  • Cook Children’s Healthcare System
  • Fort Worth Livestock Show & Rodeo
  • Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company
  • UNT Health Science Center
new 76,000 Sq. Ft building

76,000 Sq. Ft

Building

80 acres donated for campus use

80 Acres

Donated for campus use

2,500 students expected

2,500

Students Expected

new 76,000 Sq. Ft building

76,000 Sq. Ft

Building

80 acres donated for campus use

80 Acres

Donated for campus use

2,500 students expected

2,500

Students Expected

Construction Plan

The first building will be a three-story, 76,000 square foot multipurpose academic facility that will house:

  • Innovative learning areas
  • Common gathering spaces
  • Offices
  • A large event area

At the heart of Tarleton’s presence in Fort Worth, the first building is a nod to the university’s rich heritage and bright future, with a design that reinforces the six Core Values; Tradition, Integrity, Civility, Leadership, Excellence, and Service. The eventual second phase for the campus, buildings to shape a formal quad, is expected to accommodate an enrollment of 5,850 students and bring the campus to 360,000 square feet in space through the year 2026.

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