|Most Popular Places on Campus:||LBJ Student Center|
Student Recreation Center
The Quad is a walk way that runs the length of the campus which most academic buildings open on to. Student gather here to visit between classes.
Sewell Park is a general recreational park where students gather to swim, sun bathe, throw frisbees, and play ball. The San Marcos river runs through the park.
|Most Popular Places Off Campus:||Aquarena Springs - San Marcos River source.|
Austin's 6th Street - live music district 20 min.
The San Marcos Outlet Malls - 10 min.
Schliterbaun, Guadalupe River, tubing - 20 min
San Antonio - the Alamo, Market Square - 45 min
Texas State provides the comfort and security of a university hamlet, isolated from the hectic pace of a large city, while providing the convenience of two major metropolitan centers(Austin and San Antonio)less than an hour drive from campus.