39%

Acceptance Rate

$11,217

Avg.Financial Aid

003658

FAFSA Code

About The University of Texas at Austin

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Public

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

51,832

Website

www.utexas.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

SACSCOC

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

Located in Austin, TX, The University of Texas at Austin is a public university. The University of Texas at Austin covers an area of 431 acres. The foundation of The University of Texas at Austin was laid down in the year 1883. The motto of the The University of Texas at Austin is Disciplina Praesidium Civitatis (Latin) and its official colors are burnt orange and white. In addition to over 40,163 undergraduate students, TUTA also boasts of over 10,927 students in its postgraduate courses, taking the total enrollment to over 51,090 (Fall 2019). To teach various courses to the students, the school has employed a total of 3,722 (2019-20) faculty. Around 97% of the students are 24 and under at The University of Texas at Austin. At TUTA around 39% are white, 24% belong to Hispanic ethnicity, and 23% are Asian. And, when it comes to gender distribution at the varsity, around 54% of the students are females and 46% are males. The college has produced several notable alumni including Matthew McConaughey (Film Producer, Actor), Neil deGrasse Tyson (Astrophysicist, Author), Farrah Fawcett (Film Producer, Model), and Roger Clemens (Baseball player, Actor) in its 137 years of existence. The University of Texas at Austin's sporting teams are affiliated to NCAA Division I – Big 12. Like several universities in the country, athletics play an important part here as well. At TUTA, 505 undergraduate and graduate-level programs, including both residential and online, are offered to the students. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business), ABA (American Bar Association), ACEJMC (Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communication), and ACEND (Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics). The University of Texas at Austin has around $30 billion (system)(2019) in endowment.

Location & Contact

Address

110 Inner Campus Drive

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 5124713434
Fax:
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Rankings

Forbes and US News provide rankings to the universities, which are trusted everywhere. But this is applicable only if the universities are located in the US. The ranking of universities by Forbes is done keeping in mind common metrics like acceptance rate, endowment, benefits, and SAT scores, among others. Moreover, Forbes has placed The University of Texas at Austin at the 76th position among other national universities.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

1st Dec

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

39%

SAT Range

1230 - 1480

ACT Range

27 - 33

Application Fee

$75

SAT/ACT

Required

High School GPA

Considered but not required

Accept Common App

None

The admissions process is moderately difficult albeit selective in its approach. To kickstart the admission process at TUTA, the candidates have to fill an application form and submit a fee of $75. As per the past trends, the SAT score of a student must lie in the range of 1230-1480 to improve her chances. Notably, students securing ACT score less than 27 might also given admission but the average ACT score at The University of Texas at Austin is 30. The candidates can apply for the courses online. However, in case they need information or want to feel the vibes, they visit the school's office at 110 Inner Campus Drive, Austin, Texas 78705. They can also call them at (512) 471-3434.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$14,156

Average Annual Cost

$10,610

Books And Supplies

$700

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$10,804

Budget For Other Expenses

$4,392

Total One Year Cost

$26,506

Before applying to TUTA, candidates must keep in mind the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The total one-year cost on a full-time basis would be somewhere around $41,479. If it sounds unaffordable to the applicant, there are numerous financial aid options available that they can explore.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Doctor's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

18:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

95%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

89%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

$11,729

Faculty Overview

58%

Male Professors

42%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Business/Commerce, General

1,513 Graduates

Biology, General

713 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

556 Graduates

Economics

481 Graduates

Public Relations, Advertising, and...

469 Graduates

Health/Medical Preparatory Programs

455 Graduates

Finance and Financial Management Se...

352 Graduates

Psychology, General

322 Graduates

Mathematics

317 Graduates

Political Science and Government

314 Graduates

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Ot...

298 Graduates

Mechanical Engineering

283 Graduates

Electrical, Electronics and Communi...

282 Graduates

Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecu...

281 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

276 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

272 Graduates

Radio, Television, and Digital Comm...

270 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

224 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

213 Graduates

Foods, Nutrition, and Related Servi...

203 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

197 Graduates

International/Global Studies

196 Graduates

Human Development, Family Studies,...

193 Graduates

Public Health

179 Graduates

Chemical Engineering

178 Graduates

History

173 Graduates

Marketing

169 Graduates

Journalism

152 Graduates

Sociology

148 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

147 Graduates

Chemistry

138 Graduates

Management Information Systems and...

130 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

130 Graduates

Civil Engineering

122 Graduates

Neurobiology and Neurosciences

120 Graduates

Communication Disorders Sciences an...

102 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

102 Graduates

Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astrona...

100 Graduates

Social Work

94 Graduates

Geography and Cartography

90 Graduates

Rhetoric and Composition/Writing St...

89 Graduates

Physics

88 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

83 Graduates

Petroleum Engineering

81 Graduates

Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosc...

71 Graduates

Anthropology

68 Graduates

Biomedical/Medical Engineering

67 Graduates

Apparel and Textiles

66 Graduates

Music

64 Graduates

Area Studies

57 Graduates

Philosophy

49 Graduates

Architecture

47 Graduates

Visual and Performing Arts, General

47 Graduates

Architectural Engineering

46 Graduates

Real Estate

46 Graduates

Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender,...

42 Graduates

Linguistic, Comparative, and Relate...

41 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

40 Graduates

Astronomy and Astrophysics

31 Graduates

Design and Applied Arts

29 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

27 Graduates

East Asian Languages, Literatures,...

27 Graduates

Urban Studies/Affairs

20 Graduates

Dance

19 Graduates

Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science...

17 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

15 Graduates

Applied Mathematics

15 Graduates

International Business

14 Graduates

Middle/Near Eastern and Semitic Lan...

11 Graduates

Family and Consumer Sciences/Human...

10 Graduates

Germanic Languages, Literatures, an...

10 Graduates

Classics and Classical Languages, L...

9 Graduates

Religion/Religious Studies

9 Graduates

Culinary Arts and Related Services

8 Graduates

Geological/Geophysical Engineering

8 Graduates

Graphic Communications

8 Graduates

Classical and Ancient Studies

6 Graduates

Natural Resources Conservation and...

3 Graduates

Archeology

1 Graduates

Entrepreneurial and Small Business...

1 Graduates

Peace Studies and Conflict Resoluti...

1 Graduates

Slavic, Baltic and Albanian Languag...

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

40,804

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

24%

Full-time

93%

Part-time

7%

Students Gender

Male

46%

US National: 44%

Female

54%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

40% White

1% Unknown

4% Black

23% Hispanic

4% Two or more races

6% Non Resident alien

22% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

8%

Out Of State

89%

In State

3%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$72,284 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and N/A of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

N/A

Undergrads in College Housing

19%

Averege Housing Cost

N/A

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around N/A.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

N/A

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Bevo (Longhorn Steer)

School Colors

burnt orange and white

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Big Twelve Conference

Total Male Athletes

341

Total Female Athletes

341

Intramural Sports

18

Sports Club

76

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Football

Golf

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Crew-Rowing

Golf

Soccer

Softball

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

On-campus housing facilities are offered to the students who wish to remain nearby. A candidate will be needed to pay a normal expense of $11,812 per year for living on campus. To ensure the safety and security of students, the university has a number of campus safety and security measures in place. Some of these features include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. The number of female and male students at the university are 46% and 54%, respectively.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$46,000/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$58,200/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$16,750

$26,495

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$174 - 275

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

45%

Average Aid Per Year

$11,217

Students Receiving Federal Grants

22%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,808

Students Receiving State Aid

27%

Average Aid Per Year

$7,247

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

34%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,777

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$13,854

$30K - $48K

$12,857

$48K - $75K

$10,322

$75K - $110K

$5,359

> $110K

$1,270

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$7,676,366

The financial aid department of The University of Texas at Austin helps students by assisting them with scholarships, grants, and student loans in the event that they find the fees and the cost of living at the campus to be expensive. The average financial aid at The University of Texas at Austin is around $5,158 and the federal grant is $4,771. The university provides financial assistance in the form of state-level aid worth $6,842 and institutional aid worth $5,158. At TUTA, the total amount of non-need-based scholarships/grants awarded to students stands at $7,676,366 per year.

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