The University of Texas at Arlington

Arlington, Texas
4-year Public university

Overview

The University of Texas at Arlington is a public institution established in 1895 with urban setting located at Arlington. It is ranked 156 in High School Counselor Ranking. It practices 4-1-4 based academic calender.

#National Universities, Tier 2
Setting
Urban
Location Arlington, Texas
Type 4-year Public
Year Founded 1895
Selectivity Low
Size Large
33,307 Undergraduates

Learning

25:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Health Professions
Most Popular Major

Majors Available

  • Architecture And Related Services
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Engineering
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
    Program offered through an exclusively distance-education program
  • History
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
    Program offered through an exclusively distance-education program
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
    Program offered through an exclusively distance-education program
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Natural Resources And Conservation
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts

Cost

$39,860
Cost of Attendance
For out-of-state students
$14,059
Average Student Contribution
Instate Tution Fee $9,952
Outstate Tuition Fee $25,152
Room and Board Fees $12,320
$46,700 Median Salary After 2 years of Graduation

Applying

70% (Low Selectivity) Acceptance Rate
Admission Difficulty: Difficult
$60 Application Fee
Application Fee Waiver Available
3.32 Average High School GPA

Application Requirements

SAT/ACT Required
SAT/ACT Writing (essay) Not Required
SAT Subject Test Not Required
Essay or Personal Statement Not Required
SAT Score Range
Middle 50% (25% - 75%) scores range
ACT Score Range
Middle 50% (25% - 75%) scores range

How to Apply?

Does not accept CommonApp
Apply College's Own Application Portal

For International Students

79 Minimum TOEFL Score
TOEFL Requirement: Required
IELTS Other English Language Tests Accepted
(in lieu of TOEFL)
TOEFL Waived if

gradunated from secondary schools or colleges in the native English speaking countries or, who have an SAT I verbal score of at least 480 or an ACT I English score of 19, or who have completed English Composition I and II with a grade of C or better, plus 24 additional transferable hours at a college or university located in the U.S.

Deadlines for Fall Intake Applications
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Regular Decision Deadline
Rolling Admission
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Priority Application Deadline
Transfer Applications
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Transfer Applications Deadline
For Financial Aid
Apr
15
Financial Aid Priority Application Deadline
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Financial Aid Application Deadline

Scholarships and Financial Aid

$10,555 Average Financial Aid
Need-based Aid available for International Students

Need-based Aid

$5,139 Average Need-based Aid
Cost of Attendance for out-of-state students: $39,860
96% Students with need received Financial Aid
61% Students had their need fully met
Deadline for need-based financial application Priority Deadline : April 15
Forms to be submitted FAFSA

Merit Scholarships

Available
Presidential Scholar
Total Worth $10,000 per year
Eligibility Incoming students
Minimum Criteria 1400 SAT or 30 ACT score and rank in the top 20% of the high school graduating class
Requirement for maintenance Full-time enrollment (12 UTA hours) each fall and spring ; Minimum cumulative UTA GPA of 3.0 ; Completion of a minimum of 30 UTA hours during fall/spring/summer
Separate application needed No
Application deadline December 3
Maverick Academic Scholarship
Total Worth $2,000 to $8,000 per year
Eligibility Incoming students
Minimum Criteria 1100 SAT or 23 ACT score and rank in the top 50% of the high school graduating class
Requirement for maintenance Full-time enrollment (12 UTA hours) each fall and spring ; Minimum cumulative UTA GPA of 3.0 ; Completion of a minimum of 30 UTA hours during fall/spring/summer
Separate application needed No
Application deadline February 15
Outstanding Transfer Scholarship
Total Worth $4,000 per year
Eligibility New transfer students
Minimum Criteria at least a 3.75 cumulative transfer GPA with a minimum of 24 college transfer hours
Requirement for maintenance Full-time enrollment (12 UTA hours) each fall and spring ; Minimum cumulative UTA GPA of 3.25 ; Completion of a minimum of 24 UTA hours during fall/spring/summer
Separate application needed No
Application deadline February 15

Other Scholarships

Vikram J. Bajaj Memorial Scholarship
Total Worth --
Details This scholarship is open to students of Asian Indian origin who are pursuing studies in Engineering and/or Science. Deadline on June 1
Franklin L. Hodge Memorial Scholarship
Total Worth --
Details Graduates from a Navarro County high school are eligible to apply for this scholarship. Factors considered in the selection of a Franklin L. Hodge Scholar are a "B" or better grade point average (high school or college) and demonstrated financial need.

Students

33,307 Total Undergraduate Enrollment
School Size: Large
69% Freshmen return to Sophomore Year
42% Students graduate within 6 years