Box 425619 Denton, TX 76204-5587 940-898-3188
http://www.twu.edu admissions@twu.edu
About Texas Woman's University
  • Year of Foundation 1901
  • Size of Campus 270 acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master, Post Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 6,266
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 93% 7% 1%OUS
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $4,740
  • Room and Board $6,074
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Less selective
  • Application Fee $30
  • Enrollment No. 7,389
Texas Woman’s University builds on its long tradition as a public institution primarily for women by educating a diverse community of students to lead personally and professionally fulfilling lives. TWU prepares women and men for leadership and service through high quality undergraduate, graduate and professional programs on campus and at a distance. A TWU education ignites potential, purpose and a pioneering spirit. Providing an excellent education to engaged students from varied backgrounds.
Social Life And Activities
  • Setting Urban
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of frats 0
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Black History Month; Homecoming; Spring Fling; Family Days; International Festival; Health Fair; African American Student Leadership Conference; Redbud Festival; Student Organization Leadership Institute; Senior Breakfast; Convocation; Research Symposium
  • Percent students who are frat members 0%
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Sigma Lambda National Honor Society; Athenian Honor Society; Beta Beta Beta Biological Honor Society; Chi Sigma Iota; Delta Phi Delta; Eta Sigma Gamma; Gamma Beta Phi Service and Honor Society; Golden Key International Honour Society; Honor Society f
  • Number of students in fraternities 0
  • Number of sororities 9
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Anointed Voices For Christ Gospel Choir; Baptist Student Ministry; Catholic Campus Ministry; CFC Youth; College Life; Friday Night Live; Latter-day Saint Student Association; Lutheran Student Fellowship; Plumbline; Servants
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 4%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) National Association of Black Accountants; Asian Student Association; Indian Pakistani Student Association; International Student Association; Korean Student Association; League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC); Mu
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest airport Dallas-Ft. Worth, Texas (20), Dallas, Texas (35)
  • Distance to nearest train Dallas, Texas (37)
  • Distance to nearest bus Dallas, Texas (37)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 100%
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (42%), women's dorms (36%), sorority housing (2%), apartments for married students (3%), apartment for single students (13%), special housing for disabled students (2%), special housing for international students (2%), other housing options
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 93%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 4
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 6%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 1%
  • Number of students using college housing 14%
Campus Services
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Library Facilities Women Airforce Service Pilots Collection, Cookbook Collection, Texas Women-A Celebratin of History, Texas Federation of Women's Clubs, Texas First Ladies Gown Collection, Women's Collection, National Women's Party Papers, The Gerritsen Collection of Women'
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Museums Texas Women's Hall Of Fame Museum
  • 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 Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 100
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological, birth control
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills, other
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 19,603
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 100
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 200
  • Number of e-books 91,887
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in computer labs
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 2,500
  • Number Of Microforms 1,564,300
  • Computer Courses No
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 3,000
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 636,281
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance
  • Number Of Subscriptions 2,626
Student Employment and Career
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Health: Parkland Hospital, Health South Rehab, Chrildren's Medical Ctr., TX Health Resource. School Districts: Denton ISD, Dallas ISD, FT. Worth ISD, Garland ISD, Corporate/Social Svc: City of Denton, Metrocrest Social Svc, New Beginning Ctr, Walgreens
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, interest inventory, interview training, other
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (University of North Texas)
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (University of Texas-Arlington)
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 18%
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 4,430
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
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