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||Texas A&M University stands proudly as the heart of College Station, Texas. TAMU has allowed College City to be named at the most educated city in Texas and the eleventh most educated city in the entire nation.|
If you prefer to travel a little further of a distance, Metro Transit is the way to go. The transit provides rides free of charge for students, faculty, staff and visitors of TAMU to on and off campus destinations. They also provide paratransit vehicles for those unable to board the transit due to permanent disabilities. TAMU also organizes a carpool/ride share to help anyone with transportation needs.
George Bush Intercontinental Airport in Houston Texas is the main airport located about 100 miles from College Station. The closer, more commonly used, airport for TAMU students and visitors is Easterwood . Ground Shuttle provides transportation between Easterwood and Bush International s as well as from Easterwood to a private destination. There are also several taxi companies local to TAMU that offer in and out of town traveling services.
About Texas A&M University
Kyle Field, TAMU’s football stadium is already recognized as the most intimidating throughout the entire country. During 2015, Kyle Field will become even better when the largest stadium renovation in history is completed allowing the TAMU football stadium to have a 102,500 seat capacity. TAMU is consistently ranked among the nation’s top universities, with numerous individual programs being recognized as the Top-10 in the country.
Things to do in College Station
The local area offers plenty of opportunities for lovers of the fine arts with museums, galleries, exhibits, and performing arts all close to home. There are nightlife and bar opportunities, dancing and live music, movie theatres, putt-putt courses and laser tag to all keep you easily entertained. If you prefer a more relaxed night out there are various fine dining restaurants and splendid shopping centers to stroll through. College Station, Texas offers a unique blend of lively, adventurous and relaxed, luxurious activities to fit everyone’s personal style.