The University of Texas at El Paso

El Paso, Texas

Overview

Address500 W. University Ave
School Websitewww.utep.edu
School TypePublic, 4-year or above

Large

StatusPublic
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

The University of Texas at El Paso is a mid-size public, 4-year college based in El Paso, Texas that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 10,456 students applied to The University of Texas at El Paso. Of those students, 10,455 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in The University of Texas at El Paso was $6,254, in addition to fees of $1,944. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend The University of Texas at El Paso.

The University of Texas at El Paso has a 39% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

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The The University of Texas at El Paso acceptance rate is 100%. To put this into perspective, 10,455 of the 10,456 students who applied to The University of Texas at El Paso in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in The University of Texas at El Paso is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into The University of Texas at El Paso had an SAT score between the range of 940 and 1,130. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for The University of Texas at El Paso was between 17 and 22 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to The University of Texas at El Paso as part of their application.

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At The University of Texas at El Paso, the tuition for in-state residents is $6,254. Combined with fees of $1,944, room and board costs of $9,781, other expenses of $4,232 and the $1,632 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $23,843.

Out-of-state residents can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $22,629 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in The University of Texas at El Paso to $38,274 for out-of-state students.

Students at The University of Texas at El Paso are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at The University of Texas at El Paso was $5,081 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 68%. This shows that if you apply for federal aid, you have a good chance of receiving it.

The University of Texas at El Paso Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio20:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to The University of Texas at El Paso.

The University of Texas at El Paso has a good gender split, with 53% of undergraduates being female and 47% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Texas residents; in fact, 92% of all students reside in Texas. However, 3% of students come from out-of-state and 5% of students are international.

The student to faculty ratio at The University of Texas at El Paso is 20:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from The University of Texas at El Paso to thrive in your studies.

What's more, only 39% students enroll at The University of Texas at El Paso part-time; the other 15,431 students enrolled full-time.

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