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University of Texas Medical Branch Location, Campus Life, & Housing Information

Galveston, TX

Location and Setting


Galveston Population
47,762
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Houston
Campus Size
85 acres

Weather

Temperature
39.7 average low in January, 90.1 average high in September
Rain
106 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Map
Nearest Bus Station
3 mile(s) from campus in Galveston
Nearest Train Station
50 mile(s) from campus in Houston

Housing


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Coed housing
Students in College Housing
 
Housing Requirements
 
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are not guaranteed housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
 
Off-Campus Housing Assistance
Assistance in locating off-campus housing is available

Security


24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices
Available
24-Hour Security Patrols
Available
Late-Night Transport/Escort Services
Available
Electronically Operated Housing Entrances
Not available
Other
 

Personal Support Services


Health Service
Offered
Personal Counseling
Offered
Child Care
Not offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
 
Mascot
 
School Colors
 

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Ultimate Frisbee x x x x
Volleyball x x x x
Women's Sports Offered Scholarships
Ultimate Frisbee x x
Volleyball x x
Mens's Sports Offered Scholarships
Ultimate Frisbee x x
Volleyball x x
Women's Club Sports
 
Men's Club Sports
 

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
basketball, football, soccer, softball, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
student newspaper, national fraternities, texas medical association, american medical student association, american medical women's association, texas association latin american medical students, national medical student association
Sororities
Not reported
Fraternities
Not reported
ROTC
 

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