Texas Woman’s University

Denton, Texas

Team Name: Pioneers

Address: 304 Administration Dr., Denton, TX 76204

Web: TWU.edu

Phone: 940-898-3188

Facebook: TexasWomansUniversity

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Undergraduate Enrollment10,283
Acceptance RateN/A
In-State Tuition$10,234 per year
Out-of-State Tuition$22,474 per year

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Texas Woman’s University

Denton, Texas

THE NATION’S LARGEST woman-focused university, Texas Woman’s University helps students build a better future with a quality educational experience of leadership development, hands-on learning, diversity, and health and well-being.

A wide array of degree programs cover the sciences, business, nursing, health sciences, visual and performing arts, liberal arts, and education. Courses are offered in-person, online, and through hybrid formats.

Texas Woman’s provides men and women with small class sizes traditionally expected at private institutions, at a public school cost. A student–faculty ratio of 17:1 allows for personal attention that helps students thrive in the classroom and succeed in the workplace.

The university encourages its students to participate in faculty-led research as well as internships and partnerships with institutions and organizations such as the National Institutes of Health, Mayo Clinic, Texas Legislature, Southwest Airlines, Frito-Lay, NASA, and the Veterans Affairs Hospital.

Texas Woman’s main campus is just north of Dallas and Fort Worth in Denton, which is consistently named among the best college towns in Texas and the nation. The university’s health sciences institutes are in Dallas’s Southwestern Medical District and in Houston’s Texas Medical Center. The Denton campus features a state-of-the-art science research center and a recently renovated student union. In 2021, the Texas Legislature authorized a $100 million project to construct a health sciences building, which will focus on rural health.   

By The Numbers


Acceptance RateN/A
Median composite SAT score1050
Median ACT score19
Undergraduate Enrollment10,283
Students on Financial Aid83%


In-State Tuition$10,234 per year
Out-of-State Tuition$22,474 per year
Room and Board$7,001+


African American Students16.6%
Asian American Students9%
Hispanic Students32.4%
International Students2.3%
Male/Female Ratio12.6/87.4

Campus Life

Greek SystemYes
Freshman Living on Campus66.7%
Freshmen Who Return71.5%
Student/Teacher Ratio17:1
Full-Time Faculty529


Graduation in Four Years27.3%
Graduation Overall48.5%
Alumni Who Give $ to School13.6%