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Financial Aids

Scholarships

UTPB provides a high quality education and many professionally accredited programs at a very reasonable cost. UTPB also offers qualifying students a host of financial aid opportunities including grants, scholarships, work-study and loans.


UTPB offers qualifying students a host of financial aid opportunities:

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Tuition & Costs

Fall 2016/Spring 2017 Estimated Annual Direct Cost with Housing Options*

(Based on estimated in-state resident tuition/fees for 30 hours, books, housing and meals for Fall/Spring.)

all 2016/Spring 2017 Estimated Annual Direct Cost with Housing Options*
Freshman Housing
2-Person Suite Double Occupancy
Freshman Housing
4-Person Suite Single Occupancy
Housing Option 1
4-Bedroom Apt. Single Occupancy
Housing Option 2
2-Bedroom Apt. Single Occupancy
*Housing (Fall/Spring)$6,075$7,200$7,416$7,812
+Meal Plan (Plan A)$3,600$3,600$3,600 (optional)$3,600 (optional)
In-state Tuition/Fees$6,851$6,851$6,851$6,851
Books & Supplies$1,000$1,000$1,000$1,000
Total Est. Direct Cost$17,526$18,651$18,867$19,263
Freshman Housing
2-Person Suite Double Occupancy
*Housing (Fall/Spring)$6,075
+Meal Plan (Plan A)$3,600
In-state Tuition/Fees$6,851
Books & Supplies$1,000
Total Est. Direct Cost$17,526
Freshman Housing
4-Person Suite Single Occupancy
*Housing (Fall/Spring)$7,200
+Meal Plan (Plan A)$3,600
In-state Tuition/Fees$6,851
Books & Supplies$1,000
Total Est. Direct Cost$18,651
Housing Option 1
4-Bedroom Apt. Single Occupancy
*Housing (Fall/Spring)$7,416
+Meal Plan (Plan A)$3,600 (optional)
In-state Tuition/Fees$6,851
Books & Supplies$1,000
Total Est. Direct Cost$18,867
Housing Option 2
2-Bedroom Apt. Single Occupancy
*Housing (Fall/Spring)$7,812
+Meal Plan (Plan A)$3,600 (optional)
In-state Tuition/Fees$6,851
Books & Supplies$1,000
Total Est. Direct Cost$19,263


(Includes in-state tuition and fees, books, housing and meal plan)

*Must be a full-time student to live in housing. Other housing options are available. Apartment rent includes basic furnishings, electricity, water, central air/heat, garbage collection, Internet access and basic cable. Amounts subject to change based on final approval from the UT System Office.

+Meal Plan at UTPB — A meal plan is required for all new freshmen living in campus housing. Plans range from $760 to $3,600/academic year. Plan A is based on 19 meals per week (fall and spring semesters). NM residents in adjacent counties pay the same in-state rate. All other U.S. residents (domestic/out-of-state) should add just an additional $1,050/year and international/non-residents should add an additional $12,240 to the estimated direct cost. For more information about housing, floor plans and the UTPB Meal Plan, go online or call (432) 552-2743 or (866) 552-UTPB (8872).

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“When they say Falcon family, it actually feels that way.”
— Ciaran Connery, Mechanical Engineering ‘17, London, England

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Newsweek and US News & World Report have both recognized UTPB for superior student achievement.

West Texas

The Permian Basin is a large, booming oil- and natural gas-producing area in West Texas, an easy drive from several major cities.
UTPB is headquartered in Odessa, with a satellite campus (with engineering and performing arts spaces) in nearby Midland (with shuttle service there and back).

Cities nearby:

  • Lubbock: 2 hrs 15
  • San Angelo: 2 hrs 15
  • Abilene: 2 hrs 30
  • El Paso: 4 hrs
  • Fort Worth: 5 hrs
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hikers

Hike in Guadalupe Mountains National Park, the highest point in Texas.

surfer

Acres of white dunes and sand surfing await in Monahans Sandhills State Park.

river

Take river trips or hike among the cacti in Big Bend National Park.

alien

Road trip with friends to Roswell to spot some aliens.