301 University Boulevard Galveston, TX 77555 409-772-1215
http://www.utmb.edu student.admissions@utmb.edu
About University of Texas Medical Branch-Galveston
  • Year of Foundation 1891
  • Size of Campus 85 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master, Post Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 499
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 80% 20% 1%OUS
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State 4,247 in-state, 12,497 out-of-state
  • Room and Board
  • Nonfall Registration
  • Selectivity of the Intuition N/A
  • Application Fee 30
  • Enrollment No. 492
The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston’s [UTMB Health] mission is to improve health for the people of Texas and around the world. UTMB is an inclusive, collaborative community of forwardthinking educators, scientists, clinicians, staff and students dedicated to a single purpose-improving health. We prepare future health professionals for practice, public service and lifelong learning through innovative curricula and individualized educational experiences. We advance understanding and treatment of illness and injury through groundbreaking research, in the lab and at the bedside, including commercialization of such research as appropriate.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Chinese Student Association; Frontera de Salud; International Student Organization; Jewish Student and Faculty Organization; Multicultural Awareness Council; Muslim Medical Association; Que Quiere Decir Spanish Club; Studen
  • Alcohol Policies N/A
  • Number of frats N/A
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 5
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Student Socials, Classical Concerts, All Sports Day, SGA Blood Drives, Leadership Movie Series, Bizarre Holidays
  • Number of students in fraternities N/A
  • Percent students who are frat members N/A
  • Number of honor societies School of Nursing-Who's Who, Sigma Theta Tau; School of Allied Health Sciences-Lamda Tau National Technology Honor Society (Clinical Laboratory Sciences), Magnolia Kids Project Task Force, Multicultural Awareness Council, Phi Kappa Phi National Honor Socie
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of sororities N/A
  • On-campus religious organizations N/A
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities N/A
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Houston, Texas (50)
  • Distance to nearest train Houston, Texas (50)
  • Distance to nearest bus Houston, Texas (50)
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles N/A
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms N/A
  • 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 N/A
  • Number of students using college housing 11%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university N/A
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms, sorority housing, fraternity housing, apartments for married students, apartment for single students
Campus Services
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, academic, psychological
  • Museums http://intranet.utmb.edu/tour/default.htm
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page No
  • Number Of Subscriptions N/A
  • Computer Courses N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 300
  • Library Facilities N/A
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in some of the libraries (excluding computer labs), in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas
  • Number Of Microforms N/A
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 3,100
  • Number of e-books N/A
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library N/A
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library N/A
  • Basic Services Provided day care, health service, health insurance
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) N/A
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help N/A
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds N/A
Student Employment and Career
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment N/A
  • Career placment and training N/A
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Student Employment Federal
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads N/A
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Does the school discourage student employment N/A
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Town