The University of Texas at San Antonio

School Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

San Antonio, TX

$8,566

Avg in-state tuition

$20,572

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About The University of Texas at San Antonio

School Type: Public

Status: Non-profit

Accreditation: Regional

Religious Affiliation: N/A While the student experience is largely unaffected at most schools with religious affiliations, some schools place more of an emphasis on religion. Learn how religious affiliations may impact students' experience.

The University of Texas at San Antonio is a large public university located on an urban campus in San Antonio, Texas. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 34,742, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 84%. The university offers 84 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 46%, and a student-faculty ratio of 27:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $8,566, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $20,572.

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Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

This school has a high acceptance rate.

This school accepts students at a higher rate than other schools. High acceptance schools welcome 51-100% of all applicants.

84% of students were accepted during the 2020-2021 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Retention Rate Insight

78% of full-time students stayed to continue their studies the following academic year. These students started in Fall 2019 and returned in Fall 2020.

Graduation Rate Insight

46% of students graduated out of all full-time, first-time students who began their studies in Fall 2014. Keep in mind many students who enroll are not typically first-time students, as most are adult learners. Therefore, the number of first-time students is traditionally low.

Test scores Required

High school rank Required

High school GPA Required

Completion of college prep program Required

High school transcript Required

Letter of recommendation Recommended

Open admission No

Test of English as a foreign language (TOEFL) Required

SAT & ACT

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 19-25

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1020-1210

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

This school has a student body of more than 15,000 students.

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35k

Students enrolled

98%

Online student enrollment

27:1

Student to faculty ratio

Ways Students Can Learn

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International Online classes are available for students around the world. Check Bold

Demographics

Hispanic

57%

White

22%

Black

8%

Asian

5%

Two or more races

3%

Non-U.S. Citizen

3%

Unknown

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Female student population

52%

Socio-economic diversity

46% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

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Financial Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

61%

State Grant Aid

41%

Institution Grant Aid

49%

Pell Grant

46%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $4,400
State Grant Aid $4,941
Institution Grant Aid $2,784
Pell Grant Aid $4,439

Financial Outlook

$21k

Average student debt after graduation

$39k

Average salary 6 years after starting school

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Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2020-2021]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.