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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.

Website: www.utexas.edu/

Public
Co-ed
40,804
Undergraduate
Students
(53.8%) 21,952 Women
(46.2%) 18,852 Men
11,028
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
39% of 50,575 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
December 1

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
Not reported
SAT Math
610-760 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
670 average
620-720 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
30 average
27-33 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
In-state: $27,728
Out-of-state: $55,230
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $10,824
Out-of-state: $38,326
Room and Board
$11,812
Average Percent of Need Met
72%
Average Freshman Award
$12,008
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$24,244
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
2,472
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 6% of classes
10-19 students: 30% of classes
20-29 students: 25% of classes
30-39 students: 10% of classes
40-49 students: 7% of classes
50-99 students: 17% of classes
Over 100 students: 5% of classes
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Campus Life

Austin Population
820,611
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Austin
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are given priority consideration for housing
Students in College Housing
18% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Longhorns
Sororities
20.4% of women participate
Fraternities
13% of men participate
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.1% American Indian/Alaskan Native
23.4% Asian
4.5% Black/African-American
24.9% Hispanic/Latino
3.9% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
42.2% White
0.9% Unknown
International Students
5.3% from 102 countries
First-Year Students Returning
95.1%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
60.9%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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