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The University of Texas at Austin

Austin, Texas
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  • State-supported university, founded 1883, part of University of Texas System
  • Calendar semesters
  • Degrees bachelor's, master's, doctoral, and first professional
  • Urban 350-acre campus with easy access to San Antonio
  • Endowment $2.4 billion
  • Coed, 37,037 undergraduate students, 92% full-time, 52% women, 48% men
  • Very difficult entrance level, 57% of applicants were admitted
Costs (2006 - 07)
  • Tuition: state resident $7630 full-time; nonresident $20,364 full-time. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to course load and program. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to course load and program
  • Room and board: $8176. Room and board charges vary according to board plan, housing facility, and location
  • Payment plan: installment
  • Waivers: senior citizens and employees or children of employees
Financial Aid
  • Of all full-time matriculated undergraduates who enrolled in 2005,: 22,700 applied for aid, 18,200 were judged to have need, 15,100 had their need fully met. 1,500 Federal Work-Study jobs (averaging $1585). 290 state and other part-time jobs (averaging $1202)
  • In 2005,: 10250 non-need-based awards were made
  • Average percent of need met: 94%
  • Average financial aid package: $9085
  • Average need-based loan: $4700
  • Average need-based gift aid: $6250
  • Average non-need-based aid: $4935
  • Average indebtedness upon graduation: $16,000
Freshmen
  • Admission 23,502 applied, 13,307 admitted, 7,417 enrolled
  • Test scores SAT verbal scores over 500 86%, SAT math scores over 500 92%, ACT scores over 18 96%, SAT verbal scores over 600 54%, SAT math scores over 600 68%, ACT scores over 24 74%, SAT verbal scores over 700 14%, SAT math scores over 700 25%, ACT scores over 30 23%



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