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Colleges / The University of Texas at Dallas

The University of Texas at Dallas

Richardson, TX 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate85%

About UT Dallas

The University of Texas at Dallas is a public, state university in the suburb of Richardson, Texas. UT Dallas was founded in 1969. The college currently enrolls around 31,570 students per year, including 21,763 undergraduate students.

UT Dallas Acceptance Rate 2022

It is very difficult to get into UT Dallas. UT Dallas admitted 85% of all applicants in 2022. In 2022, 21,500 students applied to UT Dallas and 18,220 were admitted.

The University of Texas at Dallas Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 85%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 79%

Click below to find out more about the admissions requirements and deadlines, student life, academics, majors and more.


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The University of Texas at Dallas is located in the town of Richardson, Texas, near Dallas-Fort Worth.

If you are interested in seeing UT Dallas for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take I-75, I-35 to Richardson, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Dallas Love Field, Dallas-Fort Worth International.

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College Info

800 West Campbell Road Richardson, TX 75080

Campus Setting: Suburban

UT Dallas Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

May 1

Transfer Applications are Due

Jul 1

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to UT Dallas is May 1.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to UT Dallas is Jul 1.

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

UT Dallas SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1180 - 1410


Math SAT Range

590 - 730


Reading SAT Range

580 - 700

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

SAT Score

Estimated Chance

1410 and Above


1180 to 1410


1180 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for UT Dallas students is 1291. Applicants with SAT scores of 1410 and above have a good chance of being admitted to UT Dallas, while applicants with SAT scores between 1180 to 1410 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1180 have a low chance of being offered a spot at UT Dallas.

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Student Life

Wondering what life at UT Dallas is like? There are approximately 31,570 students enrolled at UT Dallas, including 21,763 undergraduate students and 9,807 graduate students. 83% percent of students attend school full-time, 94% percent are from TX and 6% percent of students are from other states.


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