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By the numbers

Undergraduate Enrollment 40,168
In-state Tuition (per semester hour, unless noted) $5,068 PER SEM.*
Out-of-state Tuition (per semester hour, unless noted) $17,883 PER SEM.*
Yearly Room and Board $7,001+
% of Students on Financial Aid 57
Median SAT/ACT 1884/29
% of African American Students 4.9
% of Asian American Students 20.7
% of Hispanic Students 22.6
% of International Students 5.3
Student/Teacher Ratio 18.4:1
Number of Full-time Faculty 2,562
% of Male/% of Female Students 47.5/52.5
Greek System? YES
% of Freshmen Who Live on Campus 61.4
% of Students Who Graduate in Four Years 60.9
% of Students Who Graduate Overall 81.2
% of Freshmen Who Return 95.1
% Of Alumni Who Give $$$ to School 10.9

University of Texas at Austin

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One University Station, Austin, TX 78712
















Points of Distinction

  • The future of medical education, care, and research is taking shape at the Dell Medical School at The University of Texas at Austin, the first medical school in nearly 50 years to be built from the ground up at a Tier 1 research university.
  • The Freshman Research Initiative offers first-year students the opportunity to initiate and engage in authentic research experiences with faculty and graduate students in areas such as chemistry, biochemistry, nanotechnology, molecular biology, and computer science.

LIKE THE STATE that created it, The University of Texas at Austin is a bold, ambitious leader. Ranked among the biggest and best research universities in the country, UT Austin is home to more than 51,000 students and 3,000 teaching faculty. Together they are working to change the world through groundbreaking research and cutting-edge teaching and learning techniques.

Tradition and innovation blend seamlessly to provide students with a robust collegiate experience. Against the backdrop of Austin, a city recognized for its creative and entrepreneurial spirit, the university provides a place to explore countless opportunities for tomorrow’s artists, scientists, athletes, doctors, entrepreneurs, and engineers.

For scholars of the sciences, humanities, or arts, Texas has dozens of top-ranked programs with a proven record of success. It is one of the top 20 public universities, according to U.S. News & World Report, with more than 15 undergraduate programs and 40 graduate programs ranked in the top 10 nationally. No matter where you look, it's clear that academic excellence is an essential part of the UT Austin experience.

UT Austin is the flagship school of the University of Texas System. As a public university, it takes seriously its charge to serve the great state that supports it—and with billions of dollars in added state income every year, not to mention countless other benefits to local and statewide communities, UT Austin provides an exceptional return on investment. An enduring symbol of the spirit of Texas, the university drives economic and social progress, all while serving our city, state, nation, and world as a leading center of knowledge and creativity.

* Tuition based on 15-hour semester

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