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2023 Top Public Universities in Texas

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  1. #1 Top Public Universities in Texas.

    University of Texas - Austin

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    4 Year,

    AUSTIN, TX,

    6508 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says I think a lot of the campus resources are great, and I love my classes so far. A lot of the student organizations that you can join have long waitlists, so it’s good to plan early on the type of....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 32%,

    Net Price: $16,892,

    SAT Range: 1210-1470,

  2. #2 Top Public Universities in Texas.

    Texas A&M University

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    4 Year,

    COLLEGE STATION, TX,

    7487 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says My experience at Texas A&M University in College Station has been nothing if not incredible. Everyone you meet is beyond nice and willing to lend you a hand. Professors (from my experience) want to...The environment that the school is in, College Station, TX, is a place like no other because the entire city is built around the university. If you live here, and didn't attend TAMU, you're an...Last but certainly not least, the traditions give this school life. From the outside looking in, you can't understand; from the inside looking out, you can't even begin to explain, it's truly....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 63%,

    Net Price: $19,906,

    SAT Range: 1160-1380,

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  4. #4 Top Public Universities in Texas.

    University of Texas - Dallas

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    4 Year,

    RICHARDSON, TX,

    2470 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says I completed my first year at the University of Texas at Dallas and it was great. I commuted the fall of 2021 and when I did so, I didn’t really have a social life except for the partners I was set up....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 79%,

    Net Price: $11,185,

    SAT Range: 1220-1450,

  5. #5 Top Public Universities in Texas.

    University of Houston

    4 Year,

    HOUSTON, TX,

    6487 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says The school is very diverse and has lots of great resources they provide for their students. It’s massive and they’re always constantly building something new. The only downfall would be the prices of....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 63%,

    Net Price: $14,480,

    SAT Range: 1120-1310,

  6. #6 Top Public Universities in Texas.

    West Texas A&M University

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    4 Year,

    CANYON, TX,

    1257 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says This campus feels like a home away from home. Everyone is so friendly and welcoming, always making sure you are having fun and exploring new and exciting places in Canyon. Most of the professors I....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 58%,

    Net Price: $13,105,

    SAT Range: 920-1130,

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  8. #9 Top Public Universities in Texas.

    University of Texas - Arlington

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    4 Year,

    ARLINGTON, TX,

    4395 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says Overall, In the past 4 years that I’ve been coming here! Technically 2 1/2 in person only because of medical reasons! But the staff and financial office are really nice and easy to work with.....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 88%,

    Net Price: $15,220,

    SAT Range: 1050-1250,

  9. #12 Top Public Universities in Texas.

    University of Texas - Tyler

    4 Year,

    TYLER, TX,

    1177 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says Lovely place filled with kind staff & students; as a CAP student, I found UTT to be very pleasant. My one critique is that some of Fall 2020's online-only classes were handled very poorly, with...Tips for aspiring Patriots:-Get a planner, use it often.-Connect with your peers; if you can, start a class group chat. You won't regret it!-Use the free tutoring UTT provides. Struggling or not, there's no shame in getting free help.-University Pines is optional! You are auto-assigned there, but if cost is your priority I suggest switching to Liberty Landing. (Apartments with lower numbers are ideal - they've been renovated, and...-USE YOUR DINING DOLLARS! They do not carry over to the next semester, nor do any meal passes you do not use. So be sure to spend them all.-Finally, try to rent supplies and textbooks rather than buying them - and be sure you're getting a fair price.I hope this review was helpful!.

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    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 92%,

    Net Price: $11,658,

    SAT Range: 1030-1220,

  10. #14 Top Public Universities in Texas.

    Texas Woman's University

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    4 Year,

    DENTON, TX,

    2201 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says Texas Woman's University is an amazing school. I am a nursing student at the Houston campus. I have learned so much in my short time attending. I have only spent a semester at TWU and I absolutely...The student life center at TWU Houston is absolutely my favorite. They really do care about the students. They set out snacks every day for students to come by and get incase we get hungry..

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    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 94%,

    Net Price: $10,087,

    SAT Range: 930-1140,

  11. #15 Top Public Universities in Texas.

    Tarleton State University

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    4 Year,

    STEPHENVILLE, TX,

    1856 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says I have had an amazing experience at Tarleton! I am working on getting my Bachelor's degree going through McLennan Community College University Center partnered with Tarleton State University at Waco.....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 58%,

    Net Price: $15,181,

    SAT Range: 940-1120,

  12. #19 Top Public Universities in Texas.

    University of Houston - Victoria

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    4 Year,

    VICTORIA, TX,

    519 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says At Jaguar Journey, new students are introduced to campus life at UHV. The weekend is packed with activities and informational sessions to let students know about services intended to help them....

    Read 519 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 67%,

    Net Price: $9,657,

    SAT Range: 930-1090,

  13. #21 Top Public Universities in Texas.

    University of Texas - San Antonio

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    4 Year,

    SAN ANTONIO, TX,

    4685 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says The University of San Antonio is the perfect "in-between" school. UTSA has the big school feel that most graduating seniors desire when searching for colleges to attend. At the same time, the school....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 84%,

    Net Price: $10,934,

    SAT Range: 1020-1210,

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