21,341
Students
Financial aid thermometer
11,820
Avg. Financial Aid
Minimal
Admission Difficulty
100
100%
Acceptance Rate
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

The University of Texas at El Paso is a University institution located in El Paso, TX, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address Academic Services Building, Room 102
El Paso, TX  779968
United States
Contact Mr. Michael J. Talamantes
Director of Admissions and Recruitment
Email: futureminer@utep.edu
Phone: 915-747-5890
Fax: 915-747-5890

Majors & Degrees

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, And Gender Studies Associate Bachelors
Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, And Mexican-American/Chicano Studies Checkmark
Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
Accounting Checkmark
Business Administration And Management Checkmark
Finance Checkmark
Marketing/marketing Management Checkmark
Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
Broadcast Journalism Checkmark
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Information Science/studies Checkmark
Engineering Associate Bachelors
Civil Engineering Checkmark
Electrical And Electronics Engineering Checkmark
Industrial Engineering Checkmark
Mechanical Engineering Checkmark
Metallurgical Engineering Checkmark
English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
Creative Writing Checkmark
English Checkmark
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
French Checkmark
Linguistics Checkmark
Spanish Checkmark
Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Audiology And Speech-language Pathology Checkmark
Clinical Laboratory Science/medical Technology Checkmark
Health Professions Related Checkmark
History Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
Applied Mathematics Checkmark
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Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Chemistry Checkmark
Geology/earth Science Checkmark
Geophysics And Seismology Checkmark
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
Criminal Justice/law Enforcement Administration Checkmark
Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
Anthropology Checkmark
Economics Checkmark
Political Science And Government Checkmark
Sociology Checkmark
Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
Commercial And Advertising Art Checkmark
Dramatic/theater Arts Checkmark
Music Checkmark
Printmaking Checkmark

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

9,382
Applied
9,382
Accepted
21,341
Enrolled
100%
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Female Admissions

5,101
Females Applied
5,101
Females Accepted
100%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

4,281
Males Applied
4,281
Males Accepted
100%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

3.3
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
SAT Critical Reading 460 570
SAT Math 460 560
ACT Composite 16 22

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

5,931
In-state
19,676
Out-of-state
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Fees

1,720
Full-time student fees
9,495
Room & board
4,914
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered Yes
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes

Financial Aid

11,820
Avg. Financial Aid Package
11,631
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
12,580
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
6,172
Avg. Loan Aid
4,229
Avg. Grant Aid
7,873
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
55%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met

Student Body

21,341
Total undergrad students
6%
International Students
4%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 83.46%
Black or African American 2.49%
White or Caucasian 5.97%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.07%
Asian 0.74%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.13%
Two or more races 0.87%
Other 0.41%

Gender

Male (46.67%)
Female (53.33%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements None
Housing options Co-ed housing
% of undergrad students who live in college housing Not Reported

Student Activities

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Drama/theatre group Checkmark
Student-run radio station Checkmark
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Choral groups Checkmark

Student Services

Legal services Checkmark
Health clinic Checkmark
Personal/psychological counseling Checkmark
Women's center Checkmark
International students advisor Checkmark

Student Organizations

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Local fraternities
Local sororities

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
24-hour patrols by trained officers Checkmark
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Late-night transport/escort services Checkmark
Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Checkmark

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Archery Checkmark No No
Badminton Checkmark No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Bowling Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running No Division 1 Checkmark
Fencing Checkmark No No
Field Hockey Checkmark No No
Football No Division 1A Checkmark
Golf Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Gymnastics Checkmark No No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Riflery No Division 1 No
Skiing (downhill) Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark No No
Squash Checkmark No No
Swimming And Diving Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark No No
Track And Field Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Volleyball Checkmark No No
Water Polo Checkmark No No
Weight Lifting Checkmark No No
Wrestling Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Archery Checkmark No No
Badminton Checkmark No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Bowling Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running No Division 1 Checkmark
Fencing Checkmark No No
Field Hockey No No No
Football No No No
Golf Checkmark No No
Gymnastics Checkmark No No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Riflery No Division 1 No
Skiing (downhill) No No No
Soccer Checkmark No No
Squash Checkmark No No
Swimming And Diving Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Track And Field Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Volleyball Checkmark Division 1 Checkmark
Water Polo Checkmark No No
Weight Lifting No No No
Wrestling Checkmark No No

Faculty

1,327
Total Faculty
21:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 780
Part-time - 547
Male - 738
Female - 589