Public University

33,439 students

The University of Texas at Arlington, a public university located in Arlington, has 33,439 students enrolled. 9,559 prospective students applied in 2011. 6,593 (69 percent) of those students were admitted and 2,627 (40 percent) enrolled in classes. It cost $8,878 in 2011 for in-state students, compared to $16,390 for out-of-state students.

For students admitted in 2011, SAT scores ranged from 460 to 580 on critical reading and 490 to 610 on math.

The University of Texas at Arlington is represented by Congressional District 6, Diane Patrick in Texas House District 94, and Wendy Davis in Texas Senate District 10

P.O. Box 19125
Arlington, Texas 76019
(817) 272-2011

Admissions

Number of students who applied, were admitted and enrolled
Year Applicants Admitted Enrolled
1998 2,569 2,473 (96.3%) 1,309 (52.9%)
1999 2,936 2,863 (97.5%) 1,475 (51.5%)
2000 3,693 3,174 (86.0%) 1,685 (53.1%)
2001 4,491 3,814 (84.9%) 1,945 (51.0%)
2002 4,892 4,377 (89.5%) 2,208 (50.5%)
2003 5,740 4,545 (79.2%) 2,498 (55.0%)
2004 5,635 4,122 (73.2%) 2,072 (50.3%)
2005 5,567 4,370 (78.5%) 2,104 (48.1%)
2006 5,712 4,405 (77.1%) 2,120 (48.1%)
2007 5,793 4,323 (74.6%) 2,159 (49.9%)
2008 5,718 4,355 (76.2%) 2,340 (53.7%)
2009 7,120 5,323 (74.8%) 2,629 (49.4%)
2010 8,788 6,354 (72.3%) 2,805 (44.1%)
2011 9,559 6,593 (69.0%) 2,627 (39.9%)
19981999200020012002200320042005200620072008200920102011
Applicants 2,5692,9363,6934,4914,8925,7405,6355,5675,7125,7935,7187,1208,7889,559
Admitted
(% of Applicants)
2,473 (96.3%)2,863 (97.5%)3,174 (86.0%)3,814 (84.9%)4,377 (89.5%)4,545 (79.2%)4,122 (73.2%)4,370 (78.5%)4,405 (77.1%)4,323 (74.6%)4,355 (76.2%)5,323 (74.8%)6,354 (72.3%)6,593 (69.0%)
Enrolled
(% of Admitted)
1,309 (52.9%)1,475 (51.5%)1,685 (53.1%)1,945 (51.0%)2,208 (50.5%)2,498 (55.0%)2,072 (50.3%)2,104 (48.1%)2,120 (48.1%)2,159 (49.9%)2,340 (53.7%)2,629 (49.4%)2,805 (44.1%)2,627 (39.9%)
Applicants, admitted and enrolled students by year

Students

Test Scores

Average SAT scores by section for enrolling students (writing section not introduced until 2006 and still not reported by some institutions)
Year Scores (25th percentile - 75th percentile)
Critical Reading Math Writing
Fall 2001 470 - 570 480 - 590 N/A
Fall 2002 470 - 570 480 - 580 N/A
Fall 2003 470 - 580 490 - 600 N/A
Fall 2004 470 - 580 480 - 600 N/A
Fall 2005 460 - 570 490 - 600 N/A
Fall 2006 470 - 580 490 - 610 N/A
Fall 2007 460 - 580 490 - 600 450 - 560
Fall 2008 460 - 580 490 - 600 450 - 560
Fall 2009 460 - 570 490 - 610 N/A
Fall 2010 460 - 580 490 - 610 N/A
Fall 2011 460 - 580 490 - 610 N/A
20012002200320042005200620072008200920102011
Critical Reading 470 - 570470 - 570470 - 580470 - 580460 - 570470 - 580460 - 580460 - 580460 - 570460 - 580460 - 580
Math 480 - 590480 - 580490 - 600480 - 600490 - 600490 - 610490 - 600490 - 600490 - 610490 - 610490 - 610
Writing N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A450 - 560450 - 560N/AN/AN/A
Critical reading, math and writing SAT scores of the 25th–75th percentile by year
(writing section not introduced until 2006 and still not reported by some institutions)

Sections

Enrollment

Number of students enrolled
1993199419951996199719981999200020012002200320042005200620072008200920102011
Total 23,74923,20222,12120,54419,28618,66219,14920,42421,18023,82124,97925,29725,21624,82524,88825,08428,08532,97533,439

Demographics

Percent of student body by ethnicity
(Reporting criteria changed over reporting period. Specifically, prior to 2011, Pacific Islander was bundled with Asian; Multiracial was introduced in 2010; and Unknown was introduced in 2010.)
1993199419951996199719981999200020012002200320042005200620072008200920102011
White 70.7%68.9%67.1%65.6%64.4%62.6%60.3%57.9%55.0%53.2%52.8%51.5%51.0%50.9%48.0%47.1%46.5%43.9%43.3%
Black 7.6%8.4%8.9%9.4%9.0%10.2%11.3%12.1%11.7%12.5%11.9%12.2%13.1%12.3%14.0%13.9%14.5%14.1%14.7%
Hispanic 6.6%7.4%7.7%8.3%8.6%8.9%9.8%10.8%10.6%10.9%11.1%11.7%12.8%14.0%14.4%15.2%16.5%16.9%19.2%
Asian 8.6%8.9%9.5%10.0%10.8%10.6%10.2%9.3%9.7%9.7%10.0%9.6%10.0%11.1%11.2%10.6%10.2%9.1%9.7%
Pacific Islander *****************0.2%0.2%
Native 0.6%0.5%0.7%0.7%0.7%0.7%0.8%0.7%0.7%0.8%0.7%0.6%0.6%0.6%0.5%0.5%0.5%0.4%0.4%
Multiracial *****************1.9%2.3%
International 5.9%5.8%6.1%6.0%6.5%7.0%7.6%9.1%10.9%12.0%12.1%11.9%10.3%11.0%6.0%10.7%10.0%10.0%8.5%
Unknown ********1.3%1.1%1.3%2.4%2.2%0.1%6.0%1.9%1.8%3.5%1.8%
Student body breakdown by ethnicity and total enrollment

Race / Ethnicity

Price Trends

Average total cost for in-state and out-of-state students by year
Year In-State Costs Out-Of-State Costs Books & Supplies Room & Board
2000 $3,000 $8,600 $600 $4,600
2001 $3,068 $8,132 $600 $4,124
2002 $3,404 $8,736 $600 $4,510
2003 $3,704 $9,498 $600 $4,828
2004 $4,512 $11,760 $730 $4,950
2005 $4,914 $11,538 $800 $5,346
2006 $5,930 $12,530 $824 $5,533
2007 $6,464 $13,136 $840 $6,180
2008 $7,780 $14,524 $882 $6,412
2009 $8,186 $14,834 $908 $6,097
2010 $8,500 $15,940 $908 $7,472
2011 $8,878 $16,390 $908 $7,554
200020012002200320042005200620072008200920102011
In-State Tuition $3,000 $3,068 $3,404 $3,704 $4,512 $4,914 $5,930 $6,464 $7,780 $8,186 $8,500 $8,878
Out-Of-State Tuition $8,600 $8,132 $8,736 $9,498 $11,760 $11,538 $12,530 $13,136 $14,524 $14,834 $15,940 $16,390
Books & Supplies $600 $600 $600 $600 $730 $800 $824 $840 $882 $908 $908 $908
Room & Board $4,600 $4,124 $4,510 $4,828 $4,950 $5,346 $5,533 $6,180 $6,412 $6,097 $7,472 $7,554
Total costs for in-state and out-of-state students by year

Total Costs

Tuition and Fees for in-state and out-of-state students by year

Tuition

Graduation Rates

Percent of first-time, full-time students who graduated in four, five or six years
Graduation Rates (Bachelor's Degree)
Year 4-Year 5-Year 6-Year
FY 1999 11.10% 25.20% 34.30%
FY 2000 14.70% 26.60% 37.40%
FY 2001 13.30% 33.70% 38.30%
FY 2002 13.70% 34.10% 43.60%
FY 2003 16.60% 34.50% 43.30%
FY 2004 17.50% 38.20% 44.10%
FY 2005 17.70% 38.30% 48.50%
FY 2006 16.30% 39.60% 49.70%
FY 2007 19.90% 38.40% 49.20%
FY 2008 19.70% 45.10% 49.60%
FY 2009 19.10% 40.60% 55.30%
FY 2010 23.10% 39.90% 50.70%
2011 None% None% 49.30%
1999200020012002200320042005200620072008200920102011
4-Year 11.10%14.70%13.30%13.70%16.60%17.50%17.70%16.30%19.90%19.70%19.10%23.10%N/A
5-Year 25.20%26.60%33.70%34.10%34.50%38.20%38.30%39.60%38.40%45.10%40.60%39.90%N/A
6-Year 34.30%37.40%38.30%43.60%43.30%44.10%48.50%49.70%49.20%49.60%55.30%50.70%49.30%
Percent of first-time, full-time students who graduated in four, five or six years

Graduations