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University of Texas at Austin

Austin, TX

U Texas at Austin, founded in 1883, is a public, comprehensive university. Programs are offered through the Colleges of Business Administration, Communication, Education, Engineering, Fine Arts, Liberal Arts, Natural Sciences, and Pharmacy; and the Schools of Architecture, Nursing, and Social Work. Its 360-acre urban campus is located in Austin.

Web Sitewww.utexas.edu/
Institution TypePublic
CoeducationalYes
Undergraduate Students40,168
   Women21,100 (52.5%)
   Men19,068 (47.5%)
Graduate Students11,163

ADMISSION

Entrance DifficultyModerately difficult
Overall Admission Rate40% of 47,501 applicants were admitted
Early Action OfferedNo
Early Decision OfferedNo
Regular Admission DeadlineDecember 1
Selection of Students
FactorVery ImportantImportantConsideredNot Considered
Academic GPAX
Standardized TestsX
EssayX
Extracurricular ActivitiesX
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPANot reported
SAT Math648 average
580-730 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading621 average
560-680 range of middle 50%
SAT Writing614 average
550-680 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite29 average
26-32 range of middle 50%

MONEY MATTERS

Cost of AttendanceIn-state: $26,626
Out-of-state: $52,422
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $10,110
Out-of-state: $35,906
Room and Board
$11,456
Average Percent of Need Met68%
Average Freshman Award$11,349
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
$25,338

ACADEMICS

Academic Calendar SystemSemester
General Education/
Core Curriculum
Required
Full-Time Faculty
Teaching Undergraduates
2,729
Regular Class Size2-9 students: 6% of classes
10-19 students: 29% of classes
20-29 students: 24% of classes
30-39 students: 9% of classes
40-49 students: 6% of classes
50-99 students: 16% of classes
Over 100 students: 10% of classes

CAMPUS LIFE

Austin Population820,611
Nearest Metropolitan AreaAustin
Freshman Housing GuaranteeFreshmen are given priority consideration for housing
Students in College Housing 66% of freshmen, 19% of all students
Athletic ConferencesNCAA Division I
MascotLonghorns
Sororities17.9% of women participate
Fraternities 15% of men participate

STUDENTS

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.0.1% American Indian/Alaskan Native
21.9% Asian
4.4% Black/African-American
23.9% Hispanic/Latino
3.8% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.2% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
44.8% White
1.0% Unknown
International Students5.3% from 118 countries
First-Year Students Returning95.1%
Students Graduating
Within 4 Years
55.1%
Graduates Offered Full-Time
Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing
Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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CLASS OF 2022 Profile of Students on COLLEGEdata
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  GPA SAT ACT
UW W M ERW  
Average 3.68 4.13 681 666 30
Low 2.00 2.23 390 460 19
High 4.00 5.00 800 800 36
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DID YOU KNOW?

• UT's McDonald Observatory produces "StarDate," heard nationwide on many NPR stations.

• Over 200 UT Web sites offer study support to parents, teachers and students in kindergarten through high school.

• One UT museum holds 40 million documents relating to President Lyndon Johnson.

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