Directory Search
Texas A&M University

Using the Texas A&M University Directory Search

Choose People Search to find a student, faculty, or staff member, or Department Search to find a department, organization, or service.

Searching for Student, Faculty, or Staff

Basic Search

To use the basic People Search, enter the name of the person you want to find. For best results, enter last name followed by first name. Click Search or press ENTER (or RETURN).

Common names can also be used to search for a person. To add or edit a common name for your account, go to the Aggie Computing Gateway and click Edit your account information.

A list of search results appears (with a maximum of 50 entries). To see more information on an entry, click the entry's Name.

Results are sorted by official full name.

Advanced Search

Click Advanced Search to search by combinations of parameters. You must input at least a first name, last name, or display name. Enter additional search parameters such as major or department. Click Search or press ENTER (or RETURN). Click Clear to remove any inputs.

Display name is used by applications such as Microsoft Outlook and Exchange as the name shown on your email account. To add or edit your display name, go to the Aggie Computing Gateway and click Edit Directory under Account Management.

Major must be entered using the four-letter major abbreviation. For example, enter "hist" for history. To view a list of major abbreviations, visit University Departments and Majors.

Searching for Department, Organization, or Service

Department Search finds departments, organizations, services, offices, centers, programs, institutes, agencies, facilities, and labs.

Enter a partial or complete name of the entity. Click Search or press ENTER (or RETURN).

A list of found entries appears. To see more information on an entry, click the entry's Name. To send an email, click the Email link.

For More Help

If you need more assistance, please contact Help Desk Central at (979) 845-8300, or send an email to helpdesk@tamu.edu. You can also visit the Help Desk Central Web site for additional information.