Around Abilene, Texas
Abilene, home to about 120,000 people, is a bustling west Texas city filled with dining, shopping, and cultural and entertainment options. It's a modern city with touches that celebrate our region’s frontier heritage.
Whether you need to run a quick errand or you’re looking for some downtime fun with friends, here’s just a snapshot of what you can find and do close to campus.
Or if you're in the mood for a day trip to another Texas city, our central location is perfect: It's about 2.5 hours to Dallas/Fort Worth, 3 hours to Austin and 5 hours to the Gulf Coast.