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Colleges / The University of Texas at Tyler

The University of Texas at Tyler

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

About UT Tyler

The University of Texas at Tyler is a public, state institution in the city of Tyler, Texas. UT Tyler was founded in 1971. The college currently enrolls around 9,729 students a year, including 7,185 undergraduates.

UT Tyler Acceptance Rate

It is moderately difficult to get into UT Tyler. In 2022, UT Tyler accepted 94% of applicants. In 2022, 3,358 out of 3,577 total applicants were accepted.

The University of Texas at Tyler Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 94%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.4
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 41%

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The University of Texas at Tyler is locatedin the city of Tyler, Texas,.

If you are interested in seeing UT Tyler for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 20 to Tyler, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Tyler Pounds Regional Airport.

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College Info

3900 University Boulevard Tyler, TX 75799-0001

Campus Setting: Urban

UT Tyler Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 24

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to UT Tyler is Aug 24.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to UT Tyler is Continuous processing.

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

UT Tyler SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1040 - 1250


Math SAT Range

520 - 620


Reading SAT Range

520 - 630

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

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Estimated Chance

1250 and Above


1040 to 1250


1040 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for UT Tyler students is 1143. Applicants with SAT scores of 1250 and above have a good chance of being admitted to UT Tyler, while applicants with SAT scores between 1040 to 1250 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1040 have a low chance of being offered a spot at UT Tyler.

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Student Life

Wondering what life at UT Tyler is like? There are approximately 9,729 students enrolled at UT Tyler, including 7,185 undergraduate students and 2,544 graduate students. 66% percent of students attend school full-time, 97% percent are from TX and 3% percent of students are from other states.


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