3900 University Boulevard Tyler, TX 75799 903-566-7202
About University of Texas-Tyler
  • Year of Foundation 1971
  • Size of Campus 204 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 4,702
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 60% 40% 2%OUS
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State 4,942 in-state, 13,192 out-of-state
  • Room and Board
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee None
  • Enrollment No. 4,700
The University of Texas at Tyler (also referred to as UT Tyler) is a coeducational public university located in Tyler, Texas, United States. Founded in 1971, it is a component institution of the University of Texas System. The University of Texas at Tyler was founded in 1971 as Tyler State College. The school was renamed Texas Eastern University in 1975, and then joined the University of Texas System in 1979 as a result of action by the 66th Texas Legislature.
Social Life And Activities
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 2%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Black Student Association, Hispanic Organization of Leadership and Achievement, Indian Student Association, Le Club Francais, Praesides Linguae Mortuae;
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of frats 0
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Homecoming, Patriot Days, Days of Service
  • Number of students in fraternities 0
  • Percent students who are frat members 0%
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Chi National Honor Society, Alpha Psi Omega, Epsilon Pi Tau, Delta Gamma Chapter, Psi Chi, Tri Beta Biological Honor Society, Phi Alpha Theta, Pi Sigma Alpha, Sigma Tau Delta, Kappa Kappa Psi
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of sororities 3
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Nurses Christian Fellowship, Baptist Student Ministry, Cornerstone Campus Ministry, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Missionary Baptist Student Fellowship, Psalms of David Gospel Choir, Campus Crusade for Christ, Christian
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest bus Tyler (3)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Dallas (90), Tyler (13)
  • Distance to nearest train Longview (45)
Student Housing
  • Number of students using college housing 10%
  • 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
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 25%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 12
  • Type of housing provided for students apartment for single students, other housing options
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles N/A
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 100%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
Campus Services
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 195,334
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help writing, study skills
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service, health insurance
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 0
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 7,074
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page No
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 0
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, military, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological, birth control
  • Museums N/A
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 0
  • Number Of Microforms 635,570
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Library Facilities N/A
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 350
  • Number Of Subscriptions 334
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Computer Courses No
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number of e-books 165,436
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 0
Student Employment and Career
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 6%
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, resume assistance, interest inventory, interview training
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Student Employment Federal
  • 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 No
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 3,803
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities City