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  • Students

    Find out more about the characteristics of students who attend UTPA.

  • Admissions

    See how many students applied, accepted, and enrolled at UTPA. Learn more about students’ high school preparation and test scores.

  • College Costs & Financial Aid

    Learn about costs to attend UTPA and how much financial aid is typically awarded.

  • Net Price Calculator

    Estimate your cost to attend UTPA in a few simple steps.

  • Classes and Campus Life

    Learn more about professors, where students live, and campus safety at UTPA.

  • Student Experiences

    Discover ways to be actively involved in your education at UTPA – inside and outside the classroom.

  • Majors, Graduation and Next Steps

    See which majors are most popular at UTPA and what recent graduates plan to do after earning their bachelor's degree.

  • Student Success & Progress

    Discover how many students who start at UTPA finish their bachelor's degree and how long it takes.

  • Student Learning Outcomes

    Figure out what learning gains to expect in critical thinking, writing, and other important subjects at UTPA.

New Student Applications (Fall 2013)

Of the 9,832 new freshman applicants, 69% were admitted and 51% of the admitted students enrolled at The University of Texas-Pan American in Fall 2013.
Of the 2,197 transfer applicants, 89% were admitted and 64% of the admitted students enrolled at The University of Texas-Pan American in Fall 2013.

New Freshmen High School Background and Test Scores

Test(s) Required for Admission: SAT or ACT recommended

Shows middle 50% of testing range
Test Scores of Enrolled New Freshmen ACT SAT
Composite 18 - 22  
Math 17 - 23 450 - 540
English 16 - 21  
Critical Reading   410 - 520
50% of enrolled students have test scores within the ranges listed, 25% have scores above, and 25% have scores below.
High School Preparation
High School Background of Enrolled New Freshmen
Percent in top 25% of High School Graduating Class 53%
Percent in top 50% of High School Graduating Class 83%
Percent of new freshmen reporting High School Rank 92%
Average High School GPA Data Not Available