Within the last decade, enrollment has increased more than 25 percent.
The 6,879 square-foot chapel seats around 250 people, and features the Spanish Renaissance architectural style used by many of the buildings around the Texas Tech campus.
The Hance Chapel, located between University Avenue and the McKenzie-Merket Alumni Center, took more than $3 million to build, primary from funds donated by Texas Tech Chancellor Kent Hance.
More than 3200 students will graduate from Texas Tech Friday or Saturday
The Texas Tech University System Board of Regents will consider naming the university's planned chapel, and making major renovations to some facilities on campus. Keep reading to find out more.
Listen to Chancellor Kent Hance, Tech President Guy Bailey and new Athletic Director Kirby Hocutt's Press Conference from earlier today. Enjoy the press conference, with audio and pictures, when you click through.