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Texas Woman’s University occupies a notable position in higher education as the nation’s largest university primarily for women.

Texas Woman’s University occupies a notable position in higher education as the nation’s largest university primarily for women. Its campuses in Denton, Dallas and Houston are joined by an e-learning campus offering innovative online degree programs in business, education and general studies. Twelve consecutive years of growth have produced a record enrollment of 15,151. TWU serves the citizens of Texas in many important ways, including: graduating more new nurses and health care professionals than any other university in Texas; easing the teacher shortage by placing highly qualified professionals in the classroom; offering a liberal arts-based curriculum that prepares students for success in a global society; conducting research that impacts the prevention and treatment of childhood obesity, osteoporosis, stroke and diabetes.

Living in the Pioneers Community

The main campus of TWU is located northwest of Dallas and northeast of Fort Worth in Denton, Texas. Our proximity to the Dallas/Fort Worth Area provides our students and faculty with abundant cultural, social and educational opportunities. Denton, a community of about 120,000 people, is home to TWU.

The main campus of TWU is located northwest of Dallas and northeast of Fort Worth in Denton, Texas. Our proximity to the Dallas/Fort Worth Area provide our students and faculty with abundant cultural, social and educational opportunities. Denton, a community of about 120,000 people, is home to TWU. Find out more about Denton at DiscoverDenton.com. In addition to the main campus located in Denton, TWU has two Institute of Health Sciences campuses: T. Boone Pickens Institute of Health Sciences-Dallas Center Institute of Health Sciences-Houston Center.  The Institutes provide excellent educational experiences in Health Care Administration, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, and Physical Therapy.