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 sororities N/A
  • On-campus religious organizations N/A
  • 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) 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
  • Distance to nearest train Houston, Texas (50)
  • Distance to nearest bus Houston, Texas (50)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Houston, Texas (50)
Student Housing
  • 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
  • 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%
Campus Services
  • Number Of Books in Library N/A
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) N/A
  • Basic Services Provided day care, health service, health insurance
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help N/A
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, academic, psychological
  • Museums http://intranet.utmb.edu/tour/default.htm
  • Number Of Subscriptions N/A
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page No
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 300
  • Computer Courses N/A
  • Library Facilities N/A
  • Number Of Microforms 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
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number of e-books N/A
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 3,100
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library N/A
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Library On Campus Yes
Student Employment and Career
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • 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
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Town