UT Tyler at a Glance
The University of Texas at Tyler is a centerpiece for learning, culture and natural beauty in East Texas, located midway between Dallas and Shreveport, Louisiana. Founded in 1971, UT Tyler is one of the fastest-growing universities in the renowned University of Texas System. Read about UT Tyler's 50th anniversary.
UT Tyler is home to six academic colleges:
- Arts and Sciences
- Ben and Maytee Fisch College of Pharmacy
- Education and Psychology
- Nursing and Health Sciences
- Soules College of Business
Tyler Main Campus: Nearly 259 acres nestled in the beautiful pine and oak forests of East Texas. Key facilities include the Herrington Patriot Center, our state-of-the-art fitness center with gymnasium that seats 2,000, and the R. Don Cowan Performing Arts Center that is a cultural attraction for the entire region.
- Palestine: Students prepare for a career in nursing using the latest simulated patient technology.
- Longview: Students prepare for a career in nursing using the latest simulated patient technology.
- Houston Engineering Center is offered in partnership with Houston Community College (HCC) to provide a seamless pathway to a four-year degree in civil, electrical or mechanical engineering. Students can take lower-division courses at HCC and upper-division courses from UT Tyler at the Houston Engineering Center, located on the HCC Alief-Hayes Road Campus.
- The University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler
- Our graduates achieve outstanding pass rates on state licensure exams:
- Nursing: 91.8%
- Teacher Education: 92.9%
- One of the only universities in the country to offer a bachelor’s degree in human resource development.
- Undergraduate Bachelor’s Degrees: 49
- Graduate Master’s Degrees: 37
- Doctoral Degrees: 6
- Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
- Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education
- American Chemical Society (ACS)
- Association of Technology, Management and Applied Engineering (ATMAE)
- Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International (AACSB)
- Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) – BSN, MSN
- Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) – DNP
- Council for Accreditation of Counseling & Related Educational Programs (CACREP)
- Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology ABET – Engineering
- Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology ABET – Construction Management
- Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA)
- National Association of Schools of Music (NASM)
- Texas Board of Nursing
Tuition and Fees
Undergraduate, In-state Fall and Spring: $9,596 (Tuition and fees subject to change.)
Room & Board: $9,907 (Resident, On-campus)Cost
Scholarships and Grants Awarded: $10 Million Available
Timely Graduation Rebate Program
Weekend Course Tuition Rebate Program
Working to Success Institutional Work Study ProgramFinancial Aid
Greek Life: 4 Fraternities and 4 Sororities
Club Sports, Intramurals, 17 NCAA DII Athletic Teams
Nearly 100 Student Organizations
Student Government AssociationStudent Life