THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT EL PASO
VISITOR’S GUIDE 2017
WELCOME TO UTEP
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Welcome to The University of Texas at El Paso, a vibrant doctoral research university of nearly 24,000 undergraduate and graduate students enrolled in 167 degree programs!
Set against the backdrop of the Franklin Mountains in the Chihuahuan Desert, UTEP is located at the heart of the U.S.- Mexico border in one of the largest binational communities in the world. The University maintains one of the lowest out-of-pocket costs of any doctoral research university in the U.S., underscoring its commitment to make education accessible to all. Rigorous programs and research opportunities help prepare students to make significant contributions to their professions, their communities and the world.
UTEP’s award-winning, sustainably designed campus landscape and unique Bhutanese architecture create an energizing and tranquil oasis in the bustling El Paso-Juárez metroplex. Whether students live on campus or in the community, opportunities abound to become involved with student organizations, community service and research, and to experience study abroad opportunities, internships, Division I athletics and dozens of cultural and entertainment activities.
- 0PROGRAMS72 bachelor's, 74 master's and 21 doctoral degree programs available in 9 colleges and schools, including traditional and online programs.0Total fall enrollment, which has increased each year for the past 18 years.
- $0MILLIONAnnual research expenditures.$0MILLIONTotal grant portfolio.
- $0.4 BILLIONEquivalent contrabution to the El Paso County economy annually.0+Hours of community service annually contributed by students.
AFFORDABILITY + EXCELLENCE
Among the lowest out-of-pocket costs of any doctoral research university in the country.
SINCE 1966 THE ONLY TEXAS UNIVERSITY
TO WIN AN NCAA MEN’S BASKETBALL CHAMPIONSHIP
We invite you to learn more at utep.edu.