- Ranks as the nation’s third largest university in enrollment, with more than 58,000 students—including 53,000 students and 12,000 graduate students on the main campus.
- Texas A&M is the state's first public institution of higher education.
- Home to the George Bush Presidential Library and Museum.
Reveille VIII, a full-blooded collie, is Texas A&M's mascot. As the highest-ranking member of Texas A&M's Corps of Cadets, Reveille is part of a rich tradition. "Miss Rev", as cadets address her, is immensely popular and can be seen around campus, in class, or attending a number of events.