Campus Profile: Texas Wesleyan University

Texas Wesleyan University is a private Methodist university in Fort Worth. Around 1,480 undergraduate students are enrolled at the university.

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Texas Wesleyan University is a private Methodist university in Fort Worth. Around 1,480 undergraduate students are enrolled at the university.


Official Political Student Organizations: 



Conservative Organizations:

    Young Conservatives of Texas at Texas Wesleyan University


Liberal Organizations:

    American Association of University Women

    Diversity and Inclusion Council

    Gay-Straight Alliance


University Leadership:

    Frederick G. SlabachPresident

    Board of Trustees

    Larry Anfin

    James Richard Barajas

    Roy C. Brooks

    Tim Bruster

    Tim Carter

    Susan Coultas 

    Douglas J. Compton

    Karen Cramer

    Gary Cumbie

    H. Paul Dorman

    James E. DuBose

    Kerry Getter

    Kay Granger

    W. Tompie Hall

    Marsha McCarty Hilcher

    Aslam M. Khan

    Glenn O. Lewis

    Thomas R. Locke

    Nisha (Desai) Lunia

    Mark Ma

    John Maddux

    Louella Baker Martin

    Rick McWhorter

    Rosa L. Navejar

    Chris Nettles

    John Terry O’Halloran

    David Parker

    Greg Phillips

    Beverly Powell

    Alice Puente

    Lowisa Rainwater

    Norma Roby

    D. Nick Sholars

    Lamar E. Smith

    Claudia Stepp

    Vickie Stevens

    Anne Street

    Louis E. Sturns

    Marc Veasey

    Anthony Vinson

    Max M. Wayman

    Michael Williams


OpenSecrets Data on Texas Wesleyan University Employee Political Donations:

In the 2020 election cycle, 87.38% of Texas Wesleyan University employee donations went to Democratic candidates in federal elections, while 12.62% of donations went to Republican candidates, according to data from OpenSecrets.



Foundation for Individual Rights and Expression Rating:

There is currently no FIRE rating for Texas Wesleyan University.



Texas Wesleyan University is NOT requiring a COVID-19 vaccine mandate for students and employees.

Campus Reform stories about Texas Wesleyan University:

Students are demanding their university implement ‘microaggression workshops’

The Black Student Association at Texas Wesleyan published a list of demands earlier this month for “a campus climate that is supportive of who we are and actively works to empower us.”