|In-state Tuition (per semester hour, unless noted)||$348|
|Out-of-state Tuition (per semester hour, unless noted)||$738|
|Yearly Room and Board||$7,000+|
|% of Students on Financial Aid||80|
|% of African American Students||10|
|% of Asian American Students||<1|
|% of Hispanic Students||57|
|% of International Students||1|
|Number of Full-time Faculty||92|
|% of Male/% of Female Students||53/47|
|% of Freshmen Who Live on Campus||58|
|% of Students Who Graduate in Four Years||9.6|
|% of Students Who Graduate Overall||18.7|
|% of Freshmen Who Return||58|
|% Of Alumni Who Give $$$ to School||10|
Sul Ross State University
Address:400 N. Harrison St., Alpine, TX 79832
UNDERGRADUATE ENROLLMENT: 1,346
POINTS OF DISTINCTION
- Birthplace of intercollegiate rodeo
- Small class sizes, 15:1 student faculty ratio
- Regional law enforcement academy
- Regional teacher certification program
At 4,481 feet, Sul Ross State University enjoys the distinction of Texas’s highest education. Affordability and numerous hands-on opportunities better define the only comprehensive four-year institution between San Antonio and El Paso.
Located in the scenic Davis Mountains of West Texas, Sul Ross features modern facilities as well as a pleasant setting conducive to outdoor learning. Through rapidly-growing experiential learning components in the academic curriculum and the McNair Scholars Program for undergraduate research, students have access to hands-on learning experiences transcending the classroom.
Ranked among the most affordable public institutions in Texas, Sul Ross offers a total of 66 degree programs (40 undergraduate, 26 graduate) at the certificate, associate, bachelor’s, and master’s degree levels. Programs range from computer science in gaming and design to a widely-recognized hydrology program, animal and natural resource management, and the arts, sciences, education and professional studies.
With 13 NCAA-sanctioned sports (six men’s, seven women’s), intercollegiate rodeo, and a host of intramural athletics, students enjoy numerous extra-curricular opportunities. Art, theatre and music, as well as numerous clubs and organizations provide options for virtually every interest.
During the past year, Sul Ross has installed a new multi-purpose recreational sports field, a re-surfaced football stadium, and the first phase of the Campus Access Project (CAP). The open area between Lobo Village and the Warnock Science Building features student gathering places, an outdoor classroom/amphitheater, improved landscaping, and seating areas to enhance both the student living and learning environment.