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Texas Woman's University

Denton, TX 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate94%
Acceptance Rate94%

About Texas Woman's University

Texas Woman's University Overview

Texas Woman's University is a public, state school in the suburban setting of Denton, Texas. Texas Woman's University was founded in 1901 and the school presently has around 16,238 students a year, including 10,283 undergrad students. Texas Woman's University provides on-campus housing for up to 2,081 students. The majority of students live on campus, and first year-students are required to live in campus housing. On the weekends, about 76% of students stay on-campus and participate in campus events and social life.

There are many ways for students to get involved at Texas Woman's University!

Interested in music or performing? Sing in a chorus or perform with one of Texas Woman's University's theater groups.

Interested in journalism or communications? Texas Woman's University students can write for the campus newspaperor be a producer for the student-run television channel.

Interested in joining a fraternity or sorority? Texas Woman's University has both fraternities and sororities.

Planning to play sports? Texas Woman's University has many options for athletes. See them all and learn more about life at Texas Woman's University on the Student Life page.

2022 Texas Woman's University Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Overall Acceptance Rate 94%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.2
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 44%
In-State Tuition $7,020
Out-of-State $19,260
Percent of Need Met 78%
Average First-Year Financial Aid Package $11,449

Is Texas Woman's University a Good School?

There is no one way to define a "good" college or university. Admissions criteria, acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how competitive an institution is.

Let's take a closer look at these factors to get a clearer idea of what Texas Woman's University offers and if it might be the right college for you.

Texas Woman's University Acceptance Rate 2022

Texas Woman's University is moderately difficult to get into. The acceptance rate at Texas Woman's University is 94%. Last year, 5,346 students applied to Texas Woman's University and 5,043 were admitted.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Texas Woman's University

Retention refers to the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. This is a way to get a sense of how satisfied students are with their school experience, and if they have the support necessary to succeed in college.

Approximately 72% of students who start at Texas Woman's University return the next year. Around 48% of students who started at Texas Woman's University earn their Bachelor's degrees within six years. Compare this to the average six-year graduation rate for colleges and universities in the U.S., which is around 61% for public schools and 67% for private.

Job Outcomes for Texas Woman's University Grads

Job placement stats are a good resource for understanding the value of a degree from Texas Woman's University by providing a look on how job placement has gone for other grads.

Check with Texas Woman's University directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.

Texas Woman's University's Endowment

An endowment is the total value of a school's investments, donations, and assets. Endowment is not necessarily an indicator of the quality of a school, but it can give you a sense of how much money a college can afford to invest in expanding programs, improving facilities, and support students.

Texas Woman's University's endowment was valued at $85.5 million in 2022, compared to a national average of $905 million. The school spends $6,500 for each full-time student enrolled.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Texas Woman's University

Tuition is another important factor when choose a college. Some colleges may have high tuition, but do a better job at meeting students' financial need.

Texas Woman's University meets 78% of the demonstrated financial need for undergraduates. First-year students that attend Texas Woman's University full-time are awarded $11,449 a year in financial aid, on average.

Students in the class of 2022 who had taken out student loans graduated with an average of $19,513 of debt. For context, compare this number with the average national debt, which is around $36,000 per borrower.

The 2023-2024 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2022

Some aid is awarded on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA early. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! You should never have to pay to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), so don't give your money (or info!) to any website that claim you do.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at Texas Woman's University.

Based on this information, is Texas Woman's University the school for you? Remember, the best school for one person may not be the right school for someone else! So ask yourself: Is Texas Woman's University a good school for you?

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Where is Texas Woman's University?

Texas Woman's University is located in the suburban setting of Denton, Texas, in the suburbs of Dallas-Fort Worth.

If you are interested in seeing Texas Woman's University for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 35 to Denton, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Dallas-Fort Worth International.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Texas Woman's University and Denton are like without leaving home.

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College Info

304 Administration Drive Denton, TX 76204

Campus Setting: Suburban

Texas Woman's University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

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Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Texas Woman's University is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Texas Woman's University is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Texas Woman's University ACT Scores


ACT Range

16 - 23

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to Texas Woman's University is 20. Students with an ACT score of 23 and above have a good chance of getting into Texas Woman's University. Students with an ACT score that falls between 16 and 23 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 16 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

Texas Woman's University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

960 - 1150


Math SAT Range

470 - 570


Reading SAT Range

480 - 590

Texas Woman's University Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Texas Woman's University is like? There are approximately 16,238 students enrolled at Texas Woman's University, including 10,283 undergraduate students and 5,955 graduate students. 64% percent of students attend school full-time, 98% percent are from TX and 2% percent of students are from other states.


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