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The University of Texas at Austin

Austin, Texas

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Overview

Student Population
50,476
The University of Texas at Austin overview
Location Austin, Texas
Online utexas.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Setting Large City
The University of Texas at Austin overview
Size Large
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Austin, Texas, The University of Texas at Austin is a large four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 57,241 prospective students applied, and 18,290 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 8,459 enrolled in the school.  47,298 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 3,178 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2020/2021, excluding room and board, is $11,448 plus fees of $0. UT Austin is ranked 80 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2022 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Ratings

9/10
Overall
10/10
Academics
7/10
Resources
9/10
Outcomes
9/10
Value

UT Austin is rated within the top 19% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 9 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

Rankings

Rankings for The University of Texas at Austin within the 2022 CollegeSimply Best Colleges Lists.

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Getting In

Admission Standards
Elite
The University of Texas at Austin overview
SAT 1210/1470
ACT 26/33
Estimated GPA 3.8
Applications Accepted
32% 
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Applications Due Dec 1, 2022
Applicant Competition High
Application Fee $75

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Annual Cost to Attend

Texas Resident Tuition
$11,448
In State Costs for The University of Texas at Austin
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$714
Other Fees$0
Room and Board $12,286
Budget for Other Expenses$4,480
Total One Year Cost$28,928
Out of State Resident Tuition
$40,032
Out of State Costs for The University of Texas at Austin
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$714
Other Fees$0
Room and Board $12,286
Budget for Other Expenses$4,480
Total One Year Cost$57,512

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Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$68,600 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
81% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by The University of Texas at Austin students
Subject Percent of Class
Social Sciences 13%
Communication 13%
Business 12%
Engineering 11%
Biology 9%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=228778 IPEDS survey data for The University of Texas at Austin.

Current students may use the The University of Texas at Austin GPA calculator to determine their current college GPA.