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The University of Texas of the Permian Basin Stats, Info and Facts

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4,063 students

79% admitted

  • 2,315 full time
  • 1,748 part time
  • 961 men full time
  • 1,354 women full time
  • 939 applied
  • 741 admitted
  • 391 enrolled

2,688 Undergraduates

$4,029 tuition/year

  • 886 Graduates
  • 489 Non-Degree
  • $4,029 in state
  • $1,221 fees
  • $7,616 room & board
  • $915 books
  • (Based on stats from 2012/2013)

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At a Glance

Institution Type: Public
Campus Setting: Southwest Mid-size city
Highest Degree Offered: Master's degree
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
School Mascot: Falcon
School Colors: Orange & Balck
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Melissa from Odessa, TX
  • 0
  • This University is a great choice for any upcoming undergrad/graduate student. UTPB is cost-friendly, diverse in many ways, and has excellent Professors. I will add, this school isn't just interested…

  • Mar-04-2014 Read More
  • Kathryn from Odessa, TX
  • 0
  • Pretty good. They could improve their technology, especially for the teaching program. Does well on most things. Could use less expenses put on tuition that I do not use.…

  • May-04-2012 Read More
  • Tanner from Odessa, TX
  • 0
  • This is a cozy campus with little pedestrian traffic. Expect a quiet and relaxing experience if you attend this school. The weather is hot but the professors are always eager…

  • May-23-2012 Read More
  • Anonymous
  • 0
  • UTPB is a very open, friendly campus that I don't get lost in. The professors and administrators are informative and helpful. There is a small class to teacher ratio and…

  • Jul-03-2012 Read More

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 5
  • Amber from Odessa, TX
  • Jan-02-2012 I am a current student here

    I have met so many amazing people at this university. The diversity in the backgrounds and experiences of these people has been enlightening. I have learned many life lessons from both students and professors. I have also found it invigorating to meet people who have a passion for what they are learning. There are also many free and exciting events held by different organizations and clubs. For example, there are movie nights, ice skating nights, bowling nights, video game contests, guest speakers, webinars, and so much more!!! It actually takes effort to have nothing to do on a week night!

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  • 4
  • Romeo from Temple, TX
  • Dec-30-2011 I am a current student here

    i enjoy being here very much it is a great environment. plenty of clubs and sports and intramurals to get involved in. this past year the school started geek life on campus with one fraternity and two sororities.

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  • 3
  • Your Friend from Odessa, TX
  • Sep-13-2011 I am a past student here

    Apart from extracurricular activities that you have to force yourself to be involved in, there's not much to do here. There will be random events that the student board has but very little people go to the events.

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  • 4
  • Brittany from Odessa, TX
  • Apr-18-2011 I am a current student here

    I am actually a native of Odessa and I have felt that being able to go to a university in my hometown was more relaxing! However, I recommend living on campus or in an apartment near campus instead of driving 30 minutes to get to classes! Plus it's much easier to be involved when living on/near campus.

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