The University of Texas at Arlington
Arlington, TX 76013

Overview

Type 4 year
Control Public
Campus size Large
Campus locale City
Degrees offered Undergrad & Graduate
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 45,282
Religious affiliation None
Student to faculty ratio 25:1
Campus housing
Dormitory capacity 6,583 students
Freshmen are required
to live on campus
No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
Occupational
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

70%
Acceptance Rate
(Fall 2016)

The University of Texas at Arlington is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 12,558 applications and 8,768 students were granted admission. The University of Texas at Arlington is at the #68 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.

Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 45% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 83% submitted SAT scores.

Test Scores

Students admitted and enrolled in Fall 2016 have test scores in the following ranges.
SAT950 to 1190
ACT20 to 26

Application Fee

$60
Undergrad students
$40
Graduate students
Learn more about admission requirments

Tuition & Fees

The University of Texas at Arlington charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $20,654 and in-state students paid $7,350.

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

$11,952
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $12,440
$7,350
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $6,695
$20,654
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $17,196
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 83% of The University of Texas at Arlington's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 43% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,617 (which is 4.2% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at The University of Texas at Arlington in 2016-2017, was 1,052, which is 39% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,046 (which is 4.8% below the national average.)

$4,617
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,432
$5,046
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $5,302
83%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 85%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, The University of Texas at Arlington has enrolled a total of 45,282 students (21,437 students full-time and 23,845 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 45,282 students, 6,309 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 39% men and 61% women and 32,775 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 12,507 for graduates studies.

The institution also enrolled 15,510 students for distance studies.

45,282
Total Enrollment
6,309
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 37%

Hispanic: 22%

Black/African American: 14%

Non-resident alien: 11%

Asian: 10%

Two or more races: 3%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 2%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at The University of Texas at Arlington.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Health Professions And Related Programs 22% 7,963 512
Engineering 11% 3,887 0
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 9% 3,030
Education 8% 2,769 900
Public Administration And Social Service Professions 6% 2,078 0
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 5% 1,623
Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs 3% 896
Biological And Biomedical Sciences 2% 868
Multi/interdisciplinary Studies 2% 822
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities 2% 810 0

Graduation & Dropout Rates

48%
Graduation rate
national average: 46%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of The University of Texas at Arlington full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

5%
Still enrolled
16%
Dropout rate
31%
Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Campus Location

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