University of Texas at Tyler

Tyler, Texas

Team Name: Patriots

Address: 3900 University Blvd., Tyler, TX 75799


Phone: 800-UT-TYLER

Facebook: UTTyler

Twitter: UTTyler

University of Texas at Tyler

Tyler, Texas

LOCATED ON MORE THAN two hundred acres, The University of Texas at Tyler features a park-like setting with Harvey Lake at its center. A comprehensive public institution, UT Tyler empowers students and the community to elevate their education through life-changing academics, research, and advanced healthcare delivery.

UT Tyler offers more than eighty undergraduate and graduate programs, including new computer engineering and cybersecurity/data analytics degrees, to nearly 10,000 students. Top bachelor’s degree programs are nursing, management and marketing, and health and kinesiology. UT Tyler also offers doctoral programs in clinical psychology, nursing, nursing practice, pharmacy, education, and human resource development. UT Tyler incorporates study abroad to integrate global content and real-world experiences.

More than 1,700 students live on campus in five residential facilities. The University Center offers multiple dining options, including Chick-fil-A and Subway, as well as a Barnes & Noble university bookstore.

Students enjoy outdoor recreational adventures including mountain biking, triathlons, skydiving, sailing, and rock climbing. The Greek system is part of UT Tyler’s more than 160 student organizations that also include the Asian Student Association and the Freshman Leadership Initiative. Student athletes play on seventeen men’s and women’s teams in NCAA Division II. 

By The Numbers


Acceptance Rate N/A
Median composite SAT score 1143.2 (MEAN)
Median ACT score 22.4 (MEAN)
Undergraduate Enrollment 6,971
Students on Financial Aid 71%


In-State Tuition $326 per semester hour
Out-of-State Tuition $811 per semester hour
Room and Board $7,001+


African American Students 10.39%
Asian American Students 4.73%
Hispanic Students 26%
International Students 1.81%
Male/Female Ratio 38/62

Campus Life

Greek System Yes
Freshman Living on Campus
Freshmen Who Return 62%
Student/Teacher Ratio 17:1
Full-Time Faculty 569


Graduation in Four Years 27%
Graduation Overall 42%
Alumni Who Give $ to School 3%

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