In an atmosphere of personalized challenge and support


Strategic Plan Mission Statement

Office of the President

Commitment to Excellence

Austin College is a small liberal arts college where big things happen. Students and faculty engage in partnerships in learning that allow our students to become truly invested in their education. Our student body is a diverse one, but  one that is welcoming and inclusive.

Global Outreach Forum

Posey Leadership Award Winner

Shigeru Ban was the recipient of the 2015 Austin College Posey Leadership Award at the Perot Museum in Dallas. Mr. Ban’s work as an innovative architect and humanitarian has given new insight to the world of architecture.


A Rich History

Founded in 1849

Founded by Princeton-educated Presbyterian missionary Dr. Daniel Baker, Austin College enjoys a place in early Texas history and remains a recognized leader in higher education for innovative programs, a strong faculty, and dedicated students.