Jay Hitt

Jay Hitt

Jay Hitt grew up in Lubbock, Texas. He began his studies on a golf scholarship at Western Texas College in Snyder, Texas. There he was a two-time NJCAA Academic All-American. He found his passion for reading and writing at the community college. He was the Western Texas College student of the year before coming home to Texas Tech University.

Jay graduated from Texas Tech University Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Arts in English and a minor in Political Science. During his time at Texas Tech, Jay studied literature and language with a specific interest in translation. He studied Spanish abroad in Seville, Spain which fueled his subsequent work in translation. Jay also spent time with Texas Tech’s undergraduate moot court team, learning the fundamentals of appellate advocacy. His most meaningful involvement at Texas Tech was with Redeemer church and their college ministry.

Jay’s time at both institutions developed his desire to study the law to be able to use his love for reading and writing in a meaningful way.