PO Box C-114 Alpine, TX 79832 432-837-8011
http://www.sulross.edu admissions@sulross.edu
About Sul Ross State University
  • Year of Foundation 1917
  • Size of Campus 600 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master, Post Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population N/A
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $4,336 In-state, $12,586 Out-of-state
  • Room and Board
  • Nonfall Registration
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Less selective
  • Application Fee $25
  • Enrollment No. 2,047
Sul Ross State University is located in scenic Alpine, Texas, the county seat of Brewster County, at the gateway to the Big Bend country. The region encompasses vast expanses of the Chihuahuan Desert, picturesque hills and mountains reaching more than 8,000 feet high, rolling plains, grasslands and a wide assortment of plants, wildlife and geological features which attract visitors from throughout the world. These visitors share with the students and faculty of Sul Ross an environment that is free of pollution; warm in winter and cool in summer; and ideal for combining university studies with a variety of outside recreational activities.
Social Life And Activities
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Spring Fling, NIRA Rodeo, Theatre Productions, Collegiate Night Out at the Movies, Reggae Thing, Airbrush Junkies
  • Number of students in fraternities 0
  • Percent students who are frat members N/A
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Phi Sigma, Alpha Psi Omega, Delta Tau Alpha, Kappa Delta Pi, Pi Sigma Alpha, Psi Chi, Sigma Gamma Epsilon, Sigma Tau Delta, Kappa Pi, Alpha Chi, Alpha Epsilon Rho, Beta Beta Beta, Delta Mu Delta, Phi Alpha Theta, Phi Eta Sigma, Sigma Delta Pi
  • Setting Rural
  • Number of sororities 0
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Baptist Student Ministry, Habitat for Humanity, Newman Club, Wesley Student Center
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities N/A
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Black Student Association, Spanish Club
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of frats 0
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Distance to nearest airport Midland/Odessa, Texas (154), El Paso, Texas (216)
  • Distance to nearest train Alpine (0)
  • Distance to nearest bus Alpine (0)
  • Public Transportation to the University No
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms, women's dorms, men's dorms, apartments for married students, apartment for single students, special housing for disabled students
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles N/A
  • Number of students using college housing N/A
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing N/A
Campus Services
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Library Facilities N/A
  • Online Course Registration Available N/A
  • Number Of Books in Library N/A
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi N/A
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library
  • Museums Archives of the Big Bend is housed in the Library. Museum of the Big Bend on campus.
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Number Of Subscriptions N/A
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library N/A
  • Computer Courses No
  • Number Of Microforms N/A
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds N/A
  • OS of Wifi Network N/A
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, academic, older student, psychological, birth control
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) N/A
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of e-books N/A
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page N/A
Student Employment and Career
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 70%
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 1 year 80%
  • Army ROTC on campus? N/A
  • Employed Students after 2 years 90%
  • Navy ROTC on campus? N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Austin International Airport Big Bend National Park City of El Paso ConAgra Continental Grains Exxon Family Crisis Center of the Big Bend Florida Game & Fish Commission GEICO Insurance IBM I
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? N/A
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 9%
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, interest inventory, interview training, other
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 4,944