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Chancellor's Initiatives

Chancellor Kent Hance knows from here, it is possible. Born and raised in the small community of Dimmitt—situated 80 miles northwest of Lubbock—he has been honored to serve as a professor, attorney, Texas senator, Texas railroad commissioner, U.S. congressman, and chancellor of the Texas Tech University System.

Hance became the third chancellor of the TTU System on December 1, 2006, where he serves as the chief executive officer for all four component institutions and numerous academic sites of Texas Tech University, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Angelo State University and Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center at El Paso.

Hance’s top priorities include:

A Chancellor Who Makes it Possible

In addition to his comprehensive goals for the Texas Tech University System, Chancellor Hance has many special initiatives that are advancing our component universities. From personally recruiting top high school students to teaching his own upper-level course, hosting radio and television shows to honoring faculty, staff, and students through awards and ambassador programs, Chancellor Hance makes it possible at the TTU System.