University of Texas at Tyler

Tyler, TX

University of Texas at Tyler

Tyler, TX

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Tuition & Fees

$8,742

$22,752

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
7%
600-699
39%
500-599
45%
400-499
7%
700-800
11%
600-699
26%
500-599
51%
400-499
9%
30-36
12%
24-29
34%
18-23
52%
12-17
2%
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undergraduateRatios

44%

male

56%

female

19

students

1

faculty

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Moderately Selective

78%

acceptance rate

Accepted 2,416
Declined 670
Total Received 3,086
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Public

7,333

undergraduate students

2,873

graduate students

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Location

School Facts

The University of Texas at Tyler, founded in 1971, is a public, comprehensive institution. Its 200-acre campus is located in Tyler, east Texas, 100 miles west of Dallas.

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Public/private Public
Campus enrollment 10,206
Established in 1971
Coeducational Coeducational

200-acre, suburban campus in Tyler (population: 104,991), 90 miles from Dallas. Served by air and bus; major airport serves Dallas; train serves Longview (45 miles). Public transportation serves campus

  • Campus Setting: Major city
  • Campus Size: hectares
  • Nearest airport: Pounds Field

University of Texas at Tyler
3900 University Boulevard
Tyler, TX
75799

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
22%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students through freshman year required to live on campus
yes
Freshman priority housing
yes
Coed housing
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Campus Facts

  • Student-run campus newspaper
  • 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
  • Electronically-operated dormitory entrances

% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
12%
Top 1/4
37%
Top 1/2
69%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
7%
600-699
39%
500-599
45%
400-499
7%
700-800
11%
600-699
26%
500-599
51%
400-499
9%
30-36
12%
24-29
34%
18-23
52%
12-17
2%

Admissions Facts

Considers standardized test scores in admission decisions yes
Application fee $60
Average Freshman GPA (4.0 scale) 3.34

Moderately Selective

78%

acceptance rate

Accepted 2,416
Declined 670
Total Received 3,086

Admissions Factors

Very Important

level of applicant's interest
academic GPA
class rank
rigor of secondary school record
standardized test scores

Important

extracurricular activities
character/personal qualities
first generation
talent/ability
volunteer work

Considered

work experience

Not Considered

alumni/ae relation
application essay
geographical residence
interview
racial/ethnic status
recommendation(s)
religious affiliation/commitment
state residency

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International Facts

Accepts International Baccalaureate yes
Offers English as a second language no

Financial Aid

85%

Of students' needs
were fully met

$4,947

Average financial aid

Cost

in-state out-of-state
Tuition $6,540
Room & board $9,502
Additional fees $2,202
Books & supplies $1,292
Other fees $1,614
Total $21,150
Average Financial Aid - $4,947
Total with Avg. Aid $16,203
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Varsity Sports

M W
Baseball
Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross-country running
Golf
Soccer
Tennis
Track and field
Volleyball

Club Sports - Men's

track and field

Club Sports - Women's

track and field

Intramural Sports Men

Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Football, Golf, Racquetball, Soccer, Softball, Swimming and diving, Table tennis, Tennis, Ultimate frisbee, Wrestling

Intramural Sports Women

Basketball, Bowling, Football, Golf, Racquetball, Soccer, Softball, Swimming and diving, Table tennis, Tennis, Ultimate frisbee, Volleyball

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Athletic Conference

NCAA Division III

Majors

Assc. Bach.
Accounting
Art/Art Studies, General
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Business Administration and Management, General
Chemistry, General
Civil Engineering, General
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
Communication, General
Computer Science
Computer and Information Sciences, General
Construction Management
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
Economics, General
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Engineering Technology, General
English Language and Literature, General
Finance, General
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
General Studies
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General
History, General
Human Resources Development
Industrial Safety Technology/Technician
Industrial Technology/Technician
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
Mass Communication/Media Studies
Mathematics, General
Mechanical Engineering
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
Music, General
Political Science and Government, General
Psychology, General
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Religion/Religious Studies
Rhetoric and Composition
Social Sciences, General
Spanish Language and Literature
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Programs Offered

  • Distance learning
  • Double major
  • Independent study
  • Honors college
  • Internships
  • Study abroad
  • Part time undergraduate degrees

Other Programs

  • Post-bachelors certificate
  • Doctoral degree - professional
  • Doctoral degree research/scholarship

10,206

total students

98%

in-state

2%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

72%

7,333
students

Female
56%
4,085

Male
44%
3,248

28%

2,873
students

Female
69%
1,969

Male
31%
904

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

64%

4,708
students

Female
57%
2,654

Male
43%
2,054

36%

2,625
students

Female
55%
1,431

Male
45%
1,194

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Student Facts

Freshman retention rate 62%
Student 4 year graduation rate 26%
Student 5 year graduation rate 14%
Student 6 year graduation rate 4%

Student Break-down

2%
Nonresident aliens
9%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
4%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
20%
Hispanic/Latino
58%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
1%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
3%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

1,252

Transfer students enrolled

12%

Transfer students

Transfer Information

Fall transfer enrollment yes
Winter transfer enrollment no
Spring transfer enrollment yes
Summer transfer enrollment yes
Accepts CLEP subject tests yes
Accepts CLEP general tests no
Accepts excelsior college examinations no
Generally accepts credits from other institutions no
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

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Birth control
  • Career
  • Military
  • Minority student
  • Older student
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Alumni Network
  • Career Library
  • Career interest testing
  • Interview workshop
  • Job Fairs
  • Job Interviews
  • Job bank
  • On-campus employer recruitment
  • Resume preparation
  • Resume referral

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Placement service

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Braille services
  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Other
  • Reader services
  • Talking books
  • Tape recorders
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