Discover Your Island

Message from the Director


Mr. Derek Yu
Director of the Office of International Education

Welcome to Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi (TAMU-CC) and thank you for taking the time to visit our website. Our University is quickly becoming one of the leading centers of higher education and learning for the region and is uniquely positioned to serve the intellectual, cultural and social needs of our ever-expanding international campus community.

Over 12,000 students including over 600 international students are currently enrolled at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi. We offer a challenging curriculum, truly affordable tuition, fees and an excellent faculty that is committed to student engagement and success. It is a well-known fact in the U.S. that the academic reputation of TAMUCC is really beyond compare as our enrollment, national awards, international recognition, and innovative educational programs continue to grow.

The tropical environment around our unique Island campus accentuates the natural beauty of the area — with state of the art buildings, modern classrooms, and architecture. TAMUCC’s recreational facilities, student organizations, athletic programs and performing arts activities provide the perfect co-curricular balance to our academic programs and embody our holistic commitment to individual student development.  
The Office of International Education is committed to your success. Our services and programs are strategically tailored to foster student leadership and personal development. Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi is the ideal place for you to begin or continue your college career in the U.S. and we are dedicated to assisting you in doing so. We look forward to welcoming you personally when you arrive on campus and we wish you astounding success in your educational and career plans.
Again, thank you for visiting.