B
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Academics
    B-
  2. Value
    A-
  3. Diversity
    B+
  4. Campus
    B
  5. Athletics
    B-
  6. Party Scene
    C
  7. Professors
    B
  8. Location
    B-
  9. Dorms
    A
  10. Campus Food
    A-
  11. Student Life
    C+
  12. Safety
    B+
University of Texas - Permian Basin is ...
Public
Athletic Division
NCAA Division II (without football)
Athletic Conference
Heartland Conference
Address
4901 E University
Odessa, TX 79762
Website

University of Texas - Permian Basin Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Admissions

Will You Get In?

Test Scores and GPA for University of Texas - Permian Basin

Cost

Net Price
$8,245/ year
National
$15,431
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $4,514/ year
  • $30-48k
    $4,779/ year
  • $49-75k
    $6,995/ year
  • $76-110k
    $10,867/ year
  • $110k+
    $11,692/ year

Academics

Professors
B
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
18:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
82%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.49 responses
69%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.49 responses
55%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.49 responses

Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
2,023Undergrads
Undergrads Over 25
19%
Pell Grant
23%
Varsity Athletes
12%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 34 responses
Report
  • Busy
    44%
  • Vibrant and hard worker
    32%
  • Eager
    21%
  • I am an online student.
    3%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
Poll
41%
of students say Greek life is pretty low-key and has little effect on the social scene.56 responses
Poll
48%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life.63 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 41 responses
Report
  • Small and Reliable
    49%
  • Growing fast and gaining recognition
    37%
  • Dimand in the rough
    5%
  • Expansive
    2%
  • Growing too fast
    2%
  • Helpful, strong and prepared
    2%
  • Very unorganized.
    2%

After University of Texas - Permian Basin

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$42,400/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
34%
National
47%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
91%
National
83%
90%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation.39 responses
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University of Texas - Permian Basin Reviews

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I really like how my university is small yet diverse. This University is amazing for interacting and becoming close with people you may not have considered talking to you. We have students from all over the country, but even better, all over the world. The diversity is great for opening one's horizons and seeing different perspectives. The size is phenomenal for getting interpersonal interaction with professors and creating life-long friendships and relationships!
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This University is small enough where you don't feel like a number. You can go to any building on campus whether it be financial aid, registrar or admissions and you won't have to wait in a long drawn out line. You can take classes online as well on the campus. The professors and advisors are very courteous, attentive, and make your college years worthwhile. Not to mention, this University is very affordable. Very pleased to have earned my degree from UTPB!
Apartment style dorms, were one gets a room to oneself, shares a bathroom with one other person, and a living room with three. Freshman next year may have it rougher with the typical college style dorms that are being built, but upperclassmen dorms are to die for. Very chill environment!