100%

Acceptance Rate

$9,068

Avg.Financial Aid

003661

FAFSA Code

University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP)

  • Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

    Public

  • Acceptance Rate:

    N/A

  • Level

    4 Years

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

    Not applicable

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

    SACSCOC

  • Website

    www.utep.edu
  • Student Population Number of Students attending College

    25,151

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

    Yes

The University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP) is a public research university in El Paso, Texas. The university was established as the School of Mines in 1914, it is a member of the University of Texas System. UTEP is the second-largest university in the United States to have a majority of the Mexican American student population. The campus size of the university is 431 acres and they follow the semester-based academic calendar. The university focuses on providing quality education to its students. The university helps the students to build their career in the field they want.

The motto of the university is “Knowledge and Liberal Education”. The university offers a wide range of degree programs to choose from which includes programs in Accounting, Applied Statistics, Arts, Applied Arts and Sciences, Big Data Analytics, Biochemistry, Biological Sciences, Business Administration, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Computer Science, Criminal Justice, Economics, Engineering, Geography, Human Resource Management, Information Systems, Marketing and so on.

Presently, there are 25,151 students enrolled in different programs offered by the university. They also hold highly trained and expert faculty to help the students. The student-faculty ratio is 20:1 which means there is one faculty present on every 20 students.

UTEP Accreditation

The university programs are accredited by The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) for offering various degrees and programs.

Location & Contact

Email:

N/A

Address

500 W. University Ave

Rankings

Since the University of Texas at El Paso is very old and a well-renowned university, they have done great work in the education sector. The institute has earned many awards and rankings which are as follows-

  • 293-381 in National Universities.

  • 80 in Top Performers on Social Mobility.

  • 53 in Best Undergraduate Engineering Programs.

Schools are ranked according to their performance across a set of widely accepted indicators of excellence.

Admissions

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

    FALSE

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

    100%

  • SAT Range

    940 - 1130

  • SAT/ACT

    Required

  • ACT Range

    17 - 22

  • High School GPA

    Required

  • Application Fee

    $45

  • Accept Common App

    None

The University of Texas at El Paso is not highly selective with an acceptance rate of 100%. The applicants applying for the university have to fulfill certain requirements and follow a procedure to get admitted to the university. The procedure for admission is given below-

Admissions Process

  • Complete the Common Application.

  • Submit the High school Transcripts.

  • Submit College Transcripts.

  • Submit Test Scores.

  • Permanent Resident Card.

  • Submit Residency Affidavit.

The applicants applying for the University of Texas at El Paso must have the SAT range of 940-1130 and ACT range between 17-22, applicants having these scores range have more chances of getting selected. The application deadline to apply for the university is September 5.

University of Texas at El Paso Admissions Office

102 Academic Services Building
The University of Texas at El Paso
500 W. University Ave.
El Paso TX, 79968-0510
USA

Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday: 8:00AM - 5:00PM

Saturday - Sunday: Closed

Phone: (915) 747-5890

Fax: (915) 747-8893


Apply Now

For any further details, you can visit the Admission page of The College Monk or the official website.

Annual Cost to Attend

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

    $7,720

  • Average Annual Cost

    $6,254

Additional Costs:

  • Books And Supplies

    $1,632

  • Other Fees

    $1,944

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

    $9,781

  • Budget For Other Expenses

    $4,232

Total One Year Cost

$23,843

The cost of studying at the University of Texas at El Paso is not that high. Paying for college is not that hard or devastating.

The tuition fee is affordable and differs depending on the program the student is opting for.

The average annual cost to attend the University is $6,254 while the net price comes to $7,720. In addition to this, the cost for books and supplies and other fees is $1,632 and $1,944 respectively. The other costs include room and board $9,781, the budget for other expenses is $4,232.

The Total One Year Cost is approximately $23,843.

Students can visit the official website for getting their queries clear and calculate the cost properly.

Additionally, For a more detailed explanation of fees, a student can email UCBilling@utep.edu. 

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

NA

Student:Faculty Ratio

20:1

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

73%

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

49%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

$5,422

Faculty Overview

57%

Male Professors

43%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Most Popular Majors:

  • Registered Nursing, Administration,...

    310 Graduates

  • Criminal Justice and Corrections

    274 Graduates

  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Ot...

    273 Graduates

  • Biology, General

    234 Graduates

  • Psychology, General

    201 Graduates

  • Accounting and Related Services

    173 Graduates

  • Business Administration, Management...

    172 Graduates

  • Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

    150 Graduates

  • Psychology, General

    201 Graduates

  • Accounting and Related Services

    173 Graduates

  • Business Administration, Management...

    172 Graduates

  • Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

    150 Graduates

  • Mechanical Engineering

    138 Graduates

  • Finance and Financial Management Se...

    119 Graduates

  • Electrical, Electronics and Communi...

    86 Graduates

  • Marketing

    86 Graduates

  • Civil Engineering

    83 Graduates

  • Public Relations, Advertising, and...

    77 Graduates

  • Fine and Studio Arts

    70 Graduates

  • Computer and Information Sciences,...

    64 Graduates

  • English Language and Literature, Ge...

    58 Graduates

  • Radio, Television, and Digital Comm...

    56 Graduates

  • Teacher Education and Professional...

    54 Graduates

  • Management Information Systems and...

    51 Graduates

  • Bilingual, Multilingual, and Multic...

    49 Graduates

  • Public Health

    48 Graduates

  • Political Science and Government

    47 Graduates

  • History

    44 Graduates

  • Industrial Engineering

    39 Graduates

  • Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecu...

    38 Graduates

  • Microbiological Sciences and Immuno...

    34 Graduates

  • Mathematics

    33 Graduates

  • Social Work

    32 Graduates

  • Business/Commerce, General

    29 Graduates

  • Teacher Education and Professional...

    29 Graduates

  • Special Education and Teaching

    28 Graduates

  • Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science...

    21 Graduates

  • Music

    20 Graduates

  • Linguistic, Comparative, and Relate...

    19 Graduates

  • Metallurgical Engineering

    19 Graduates

  • Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

    19 Graduates

  • Arts, Entertainment,and Media Manag...

    18 Graduates

  • Business/Managerial Economics

    18 Graduates

  • Chemistry

    18 Graduates

  • Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosc...

    18 Graduates

  • Physics

    17 Graduates

  • Sociology

    17 Graduates

  • Anthropology

    15 Graduates

  • Natural Resources Conservation and...

    15 Graduates

  • Communication and Media Studies

    14 Graduates

  • Philosophy

    12 Graduates

  • Dance

    11 Graduates

  • Construction Engineering

    10 Graduates

  • Rhetoric and Composition/Writing St...

    9 Graduates

  • Engineering, General

    8 Graduates

  • Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender,...

    5 Graduates

  • Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

    3 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

21,464

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

56%

Full-time / Part-time

65% / 35%

Students Gender

Male

47%

US National: 44%

Female

53%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

White

6%

Unknown

1%

Black

2%

Hispanic

83%

Two or more races

1%

Non Resident alien

6%

Asian

1%

American Indian/Alaska native

0%

Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

0%

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

3%

Out Of State

92%

In State

5%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

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

Median Household Income

$46,778 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

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

$5,200/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $4,581/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$4,581/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Paydirt Pete

School Colors

dark blue and orange

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Conference USA

Total Male Athletes

227

Total Female Athletes

160

Intramural Sports

11

Sports Club

2

Sports Team (Men)

Basketball

Cross Country

Football

Golf

Track and Field

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Golf

Rifle

Soccer

Softball

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Campus Security

On-campus housing facilities are offered to the students who wish to remain nearby. The normal expense for on-campus housing is $9,496 per year. There are around 46% male and 54% female students enrolled at the university.

24-Hour Security Patrol

Campus Emergency Phones

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$30,400/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$40,000/year

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

$13,000 - $28,400

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.

$135 - $295

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.

76%

Average Aid Per Year

$9,067

Students Receiving Federal Grants

68%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,081

Students Receiving State Aid

60%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,020

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

18%

Average Aid Per Year

$2,529

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$9,728

$30K - $48K

$9,153

$48K - $75K

$5,455

$75K - $110K

$397

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$82,864,779

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$7,032,307

The university is not that expensive, upon that they offer financial assistance to its students who are in need of it so that their education is made more affordable.

The university provides financial aid in the form of scholarships, loans, and grants. The types of financial aid offered is based on the data provided on your financial aid and/or scholarship application.

Financial aid is either need-based or non-need based. Financial need, and need-based aid eligibility, is determined by subtracting the EFC from the COA. Students are not allowed to receive aid that exceeds their Cost of Attendance. The average financial aid students receive for an academic year is $9,068.

The students who are interested in getting financial assistance will have to fill up the FAFSA form to check their eligibility.

University of Texas at El Paso federal school code is 003661.

Additionally, a candidate would be receiving financial assistance in the following forms:

Gift Aid - $9,068

Federal Grant - $5,081

State Aid - $5,020

Institutional Aid - $2,529

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