University of Texas at El Paso

El Paso, TX

University of Texas at El Paso

El Paso, TX

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Tuition & Fees

$8,961

$24,324

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
0
600-699
13%
500-599
40%
400-499
39%
300-399
5%
200-299
0
700-800
0
600-699
8%
500-599
44%
400-499
38%
300-399
7%
200-299
0
30-36
1%
24-29
13%
18-23
54%
12-17
30%
6-11
0
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undergraduateRatios

46%

male

54%

female

1

teacher

25

students

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Not Selective

99%

acceptance rate

Accepted 10,971
Declined 1
Total Received 10,972
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Public

21,427

undergraduate students

3,750

graduate students

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Location

School Facts

University of Texas at El Paso, founded in 1913, is a public university. Programs are offered through the Colleges of Business Administration, Education, Engineering, Liberal Arts, Nursing and Health Sciences, and Science. Its 433-acre campus is located in El Paso.

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Application link Apply online
Public/private Public
Campus enrollment 25,177
Established in 1913
Coeducational Coeducational

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433-acre campus in El Paso (population: 683,577). Served by air, bus, and train. Public transportation serves campus.

  • Metropolitan area: El Paso, TX
  • Campus Size: hectares
  • Nearest airport: El Paso International

University of Texas at El Paso
500 West University Avenue
El Paso
79968

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
no
No freshman housing consideration
yes
Coed housing

Top Organizations

  • The National Society of Leadership and Success
  • The National Society of Collegiate Scholars
  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
  • Medical Professions Organization
  • Latinos in Science and Engineering/Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers

Top Events

  • Minerpolooza
  • Miner Welcome
  • Up All Night
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Campus Facts

  • Student-run campus newspaper
  • Drama/Theater group
  • Student-run radio station
  • Marching band
  • Choral groups
  • National fraternities on campus
  • National soroities on campus

Campus Security

  • 24 hour emergency telephone/alarm devices
  • 24 hour patrol by trained security personnel
  • Late-night transport/escort service

% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
19%
Top 1/4
40%
Top 1/2
68%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
0
600-699
13%
500-599
40%
400-499
39%
300-399
5%
200-299
0
700-800
0
600-699
8%
500-599
44%
400-499
38%
300-399
7%
200-299
0
30-36
1%
24-29
13%
18-23
54%
12-17
30%
6-11
0

Admissions Facts

Considers standardized test scores in admission decisions yes
Average Freshman GPA (4.0 scale) 3.3

Not Selective

99%

acceptance rate

Accepted 10,971
Declined 1
Total Received 10,972

Admissions Factors

Important

academic GPA
class rank
rigor of secondary school record
standardized test scores

Not Considered

extracurricular activities
alumni/ae relation
level of applicant's interest
character/personal qualities
application essay
first generation
geographical residence
interview
racial/ethnic status
recommendation(s)
religious affiliation/commitment
state residency
talent/ability
volunteer work
work experience

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International Facts

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 80
Accepts International Baccalaureate no
Offers English as a second language no

Financial Aid

Average financial aid
Not Reported

Cost

in-state out-of-state
Tuition $7,193
Room & board $9,496
Additional fees $1,768
Books & supplies $1,632
Other fees $4,232
Total $24,321

Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Not Reported

Non-need-based

Not Reported

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Financial Facts

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Tuition guarenteed plan yes
Installment payment plan yes

Varsity Sports

M W
Basketball
Cross-country running
Football
Golf
Riflery
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Track and field
Volleyball

Intramural Sports Men

Archery, Badminton, Bowling, Fencing, Field hockey, Gymnastics, Racquetball, Rock climbing, Sand volleyball, Skiing (downhill), Squash, Swimming and diving, Water polo, Weight lifting, Wrestling

Intramural Sports Women

Archery, Badminton, Bowling, Field hockey, Gymnastics, Racquetball, Rock climbing, Sand volleyball, Squash, Swimming and diving, Water polo, Wrestling

Club Sports Men

Ice hockey

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Athletic Conference

NCAA Division 1

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting
Advertising
Anthropology
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
Art/Art Studies, General
Biochemistry
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Business Administration and Management, General
Business/Commerce, General
Business/Managerial Economics
Chemistry, General
Civil Engineering, General
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
Communication, General
Computer and Information Sciences, General
Construction Engineering
Creative Writing
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
Dance, General
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Engineering, General
English Language and Literature, General
Environmental Science
Finance, General
Fine/Studio Arts, General
Forensic Science and Technology
French Language and Literature
Geology/Earth Science, General
Geophysics and Seismology
Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, and Mexican-American/Chicano Studies
History, General
Industrial Engineering
Information Technology
International Business/Trade/Commerce
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
Linguistics
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
Mathematics, General
Mechanical Engineering
Metallurgical Engineering
Microbiology, General
Molecular Biochemistry
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
Music Management
Music, General
National Security Policy Studies
Neuroscience
Operations Management and Supervision
Organizational Communication, General
Philosophy
Physics, General
Political Science and Government, General
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing
Psychology, General
Public Health, General
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Rehabilitation Science
Social Work
Sociology
Spanish Language and Literature
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
Theatre/Theatre Arts Management
Women's Studies
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Programs Offered

  • Distance learning
  • Double major
  • Independent study
  • Honors college
  • Graduated courses offered to undergraduates
  • Off campus study
  • Summer session for credit
  • Study abroad
  • Part time undergraduate degrees
  • Army ROTC

Other Programs

  • Doctorial degree - other
  • Doctoral degree - professional

25,177

total students

96%

in-state

4%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

85%

21,427
students

Female
54%
11,551

Male
46%
9,876

15%

3,750
students

Female
57%
2,147

Male
43%
1,603

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

64%

13,858
students

Female
53%
7,319

Male
47%
6,539

36%

7,569
students

Female
56%
4,232

Male
44%
3,337

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Student Facts

Freshman retention rate 75%
Student 4 year graduation rate 13%
Student 5 year graduation rate 16%
Student 6 year graduation rate 8%

Student Break-down

4%
Nonresident aliens
2%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
84%
Hispanic/Latino
5%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
< 1%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

1,672

Transfer students enrolled

7%

Transfer students

Transfer Information

Fall transfer enrollment yes
Winter transfer enrollment yes
Spring transfer enrollment yes
Summer transfer enrollment yes
Accepts CLEP subject tests yes
Accepts CLEP general tests yes
Accepts excelsior college examinations no
Generally accepts credits from other institutions yes
Accepts DSST/DANTES yes
Accepts Life Long Learning Credit no
Age limit (number of years) for completed credits/courses to be transferred no
No Age limit for completed credits/courses to be transferred yes

Transfer Application Deadlines

Not reported

Transfer difficulty

'Minimally difficult

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Counseling services

  • Individual career
  • Learning disability
  • Legal
  • Personal/Psychological

Remedial services offered

Not reported

Career placement services

  • Alumni Network
  • On-campus employer recruitment

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Health clinic
  • Library reserved study rooms
  • Women's center

Special programs for physically disabled students

Not Reported

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