University of Texas Permian Basin

Odessa, Texas

Team Name: Falcons

Address: 4901 E. University Blvd., Odessa, TX 79762


Phone: 432-552-2020

Facebook: UTPermianBasin

Instagram: UTPB

Twitter: UTPB

LinkedIn: University-of-Texas-of-the-Permian-Basin

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Undergraduate Enrollment4,088
Acceptance Rate64.60%
In-State Tuition$9,234 per year
Out-of-State Tuition$21,474 per year

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University of Texas Permian Basin

Odessa, Texas

THE PERMIAN BASIN is one of the fastest growing, culturally vibrant, and economically invigorated regions of the country. At the academic heart of this revitalized area sits The University of Texas Permian Basin (UTPB), delivering leaders every year into the Basin and across the U.S.

UTPB, a four-year university with just over six thousand students, is committed to connecting all graduates to industry through internship programs and job placement with some of the most successful companies in the country. The College of Business is AACSB-accredited.

UT Permian Basin officially opened a new engineering building in 2019. In 2020, the D. Kirk Edwards Family Human Performance Center opened its doors. The 63,000-square-foot facility houses the kinesiology department and athletic training program, and includes state-of-the-art classrooms and labs along with the men’s football and women’s soccer locker rooms.



Acceptance Rate64.60%
Median composite SAT score1040
Median ACT score19
Undergraduate Enrollment4,088
Students on Financial Aid77%


In-State Tuition$9,234 per year
Out-of-State Tuition$21,474 per year
Room and Board$7,001+


African American Students6%
Asian American Students2%
Hispanic Students52%
International Students2%
Male/Female Ratio40/60


Greek SystemYes
Freshman Living on Campus34%
Freshmen Who Return61%
Student/Teacher Ratio14:1
Full-Time Faculty173


Graduation in Four Years26%
Graduation Overall42%
Alumni Who Give $ to School1%