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The University of Texas at Austin

The University of Texas at Austin's El Paso Admissions Center serves prospective students, families, and high schol counselors in El Paso and the surrounding areas.

What We Offer

The El Paso Admissions Center offers the following services:

Should I meet with someone?

Admissions staff are available to answer questions about the application and enrollment process, but meeting with someone from Admissions won't impact your admission decision. Interviews are not part of the university's general admissions process.

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The El Paso Admissions Center is on Facebook! Check out our Facebook page to get the latest news and information for prospective UT Austin students in the El Paso area.

Information Sessions

Whether you're a high-school student exploring your college options or a current college student who is interested in transferring to UT Austin, we offer information sessions that will help you.

Upcoming Information Sessions 

May 22, 2014Prospective Freshman Session (4 pm) 

Information Session details

Prospective Freshman Information Sessions (For current high-school students)

Are you a high school student considering a future at The University of Texas at Austin? During this information session at the El Paso Admissions Center, an admissions counselor will share details about UT Austin, including why we’re consistently ranked among the top universities and are a top destination for students from around the world.

See the “Upcoming Information Sessions” section above for scheduled sessions. Select a session to register (if available).

Prospective Transfer Information Sessions (For current college students)

Are you a student studying—or who has previously studied—at another college or university who would like to pursue a future at The University of Texas at Austin? During this information session at the El Paso Admissions Center, an admissions counselor will share details about UT Austin, including why we’re consistently ranked among the top universities and are a top destination for students from around the world.

See the "Upcoming Information Sessions" section above for scheduled sessions. Select a session to register (if available).

Space at each session is limited so advance registration is required. If there are no sessions available, please check this page at a later date for updated info session dates and times.

Who We Are

Michael John Talamantes, Director, El Paso Admissions Center
Alba Cook, Admissions Counselor 

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Are you a Texas Ex living in El Paso?

We need your help sharing your UT Austin experience with prospective and admitted students from El Paso. There are many ways to get involved with our recruitment efforts, but the first step is to sign up with Exes for Texas—a program in the Office of Admissions that connects Texas Exes with prospective and admitted students. Once we know how to contact you and learn about the ways you’d like to get involved with our recruitment activities, we’ll be happy to call on you during the year.

Location & Hours

The El Paso Admissions Center is located 10801 Gateway Boulevard West in El Paso. The office is open Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (with the exception of university holidays).

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Contact us

512-475-7387
The University of Texas at Austin
Office of Admissions
P.O. Box 8058
Austin, TX 78713-8058

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