University of Texas of the Permian Basin

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University of Texas of the Permian Basin



In-state Tuition

$4,650 / year

Out-of-state Tuition

$12,540 / year

Room and Board

$4,088

Application deadline

August 15

Application fee

$None




Educational Resources

Libraries

25,000-plus electronic journals and 100-plus electronic databases in all subject areas; collections through TexShare, a statewide consortium; electronic research collections, e.g. American Film Scripts Online, Early Encounters in America, North American Women's Diaries & Letters, Colonial to 1950; Early English Books Online; 18th Century Collections Online; Gerritsen's Collection of Women's History Online; History E-Book Project; National Security Archive Online; Oxford Scholarship Online; Primary Sources in African American History; LION: Literature Online, and so on.

  • Member of library consortia.
  • 287,000 books, serial backfiles, and other material including government documents.
  • 698 current serial subscriptions.
  • 1,219,083 microforms.
  • 4,043 Audio/Visual items.
  • 66,000 e-books.

Museums & Art

George and Barbara Bush Home, Presidential Museum and Leadership Library, Stonehenge (100% horizontal scale stone replica), Ellen Noel Art Museum, Behavioral Analysis Center (experimental psychology lab), Nancy Fyfe Cardozier Art Gallery

Computing

Requirements

  • Students are required to take a computer course.
  • Students are not required to own or lease a computer.
  • Recommended computer operating system: Microsoft

Campus Resources

  • 250 computers for student use in locations such as computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • 200 Internet connections in libraries.
  • 32 Internet connections in classrooms.
  • 150 Internet connections in Laboratories.
  • 80 Internet connections elsewhere on campus.

Student accommodations

  • Email accounts are available to all students.
  • Internet access is available to all students.
  • Student web-pages are permitted.
  • Online class registration is available.
  • 100% of college-owned hosting units are available for internet access.

Wireless Internet Hotspots

  • Wifi is available in all the libraries, in all classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Campus wireless internet hotspots are not available.
  • Approximately 100 students can be on the network at once.

Services

Basic

nonremedial tutoring, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance, other

Remedial

reading, math, writing, study skills, other

Counseling

career, personal, academic, psychological, other

Career

on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training, other

Campus Safety

24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)

Campus Life

Housing

Overview

  • The school offers housing for students.
  • 16% of students live in school housing.
  • The school will provide assistance for off-campus housing

Types of housing available

  • 78% of housing units are Apartments.
  • 22% of of housing units are some other type.
  • In total, there are 58 housing buildings.

Room Accessories

  • 21% of rooms are equipped with sprinkler systems.
  • 100% of rooms are equipped with fire alarms.
  • 100% are equipped with high-speed internet connections.

Extracurricular

  • 80% of students remain on campus over the weekends, on average.
  • Alcohol is not permitted on campus.
  • Popular events on campus: Homecoming Activities, Program Board sponsored performances, bands, comedians and motivational speakers, Hallowe'en Carnival, Falcon Fall Festival, Athletic events (soccer, basketball, baseball, volleyball, swimming, track), free hamburger cookouts, Stress Free Zones, Volunteer Center activities
  • Student activities: choral groups, dance, drama/theater, jazz band, literary magazine, music ensembles, pep band, radio station, student government, student newspaper, television station
  • In total, there are about 25 organizations on campus.
  • Honor societies: Sigma Tau Delta (English), American Chemical Society, Psi Chi (Psychology, Phi Alpha Theta (History)
  • Religious organizations: (Appears as submitted by school) Baptist Student Ministries, Catholic Student Organization, C-3
  • International organizations: (Appears as submitted by school) Black Student Organization, Bilingual Education Student Organization, LULAC Young Adults Council 4798
  • Other organizations: (Appears as submitted by school) Accounting & Business Association, ACM (Computer Club) American Sign Language Club, Art Association, Biology Club, Chemistry Club, CMENC/TMEA, Drama Club, Falcon Handball Club, Gamerz Club, History Club, Information and Development Leadership, Orientation Leaders Association, Psychology Club, Residence Hall Association, Social Work Klub, Spanish Literary Association, Student Journalism Club, Student Program Board, Student Senate, Students in Philanthropy, Volunteer Center
  • Student papers: (Appears as submitted by school) Mesa Journal (bi-monthly), Sandstorm (annual)

Travel

  • Nearest airport(s) (distance in miles): Midland (11), Lubbock (138)
  • Nearest train(s) (distance in miles): Alpine (143)
  • Nearest bus-station(s) (distance in miles): Odessa (2)
  • Public transportation does not serve the campus.
  • All students are permitted to have cars on campus.
  • 74% of students have a car on campus

Employment

  • School employment is available.
  • 10% of undergrads are employed with average earnings of 3,000
  • Freshman are not discouraged from working.

Greek Life

  • There are 1 fraternities
  • 0 fraternity houses
  • 1% of students are fraternity members
  • There are 0 sororities
  • 0 sorority houses
  • 0% of students are sorority members.

ROTC

  • Army ROTC: Not offered
  • Navy ROTC: Not offered
  • Airforce ROTC: Not offered
  • Additional Policies

    class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited

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