6,065
Students
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8,486
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
81
81%
Acceptance Rate
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

The University of Texas of the Permian Basin is a Comprehensive institution located in Odessa, TX, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 4901 East University Boulevard
Odessa, TX  79762-0001
United States
Contact Phone: 432-552-2020

Majors & Degrees

Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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History Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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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
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

940
Applied
768
Accepted
6,065
Enrolled
82%
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Female Admissions

468
Females Applied
375
Females Accepted
80%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

472
Males Applied
393
Males Accepted
83%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

40
Application Fee
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen August 26th Not reported
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer August 26th Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
SAT Critical Reading 481
SAT Math 512 470 590
ACT Composite 20 18 22

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

5,662
In-state
6,812
Out-of-state
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Fees

1,462
Full-time student fees
10,944
Room & board
7,200
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Other Payment Considerations

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

Financial Aid

8,486
Avg. Financial Aid Package
9,562
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
3,580
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
3,950
Avg. Loan Aid
2,489
Avg. Grant Aid
8,142
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
97% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
58%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
18%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

6,065
Total undergrad students
2%
International Students
3%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 46.69%
Black or African American 5.28%
White or Caucasian 37.82%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.4%
Asian 2.77%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.16%
Two or more races 1.88%
Other 3.23%

Gender

Male (42.87%)
Female (57.13%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements None
Housing options Co-ed housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 19%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Falcon Palooza, The Big Party and Homecoming

Student Services

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Student Organizations

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Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
The American Society for Mechanical Engineers, The Student Veteran Association, Marketing Experiences, The National Society for Leadership and Success and Students in Free Enterprise

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No Division 2 Checkmark
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Bowling Checkmark No No
Cheerleading No Division 2 Checkmark
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Football No Division 2 Checkmark
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Softball No No No
Swimming And Diving Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
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Volleyball Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Bowling Checkmark No No
Cheerleading No Division 2 Checkmark
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Football No No No
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Faculty

290
Total Faculty
27:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 116
Part-time - 174
Male - 138
Female - 152