West Texas oil built much of UT and still provides a major pillar of financial support. But the greatest treasure has been the region’s students, including from Abilene to El Paso. And as home to America’s No. 1 petroleum engineering program, UT supports the West Texas economy with faculty expertise and a skilled workforce.
Total number of students from West Texas enrolled at the Forty Acres
Total number of alumni across West Texas
Learn more about UT’s Undergraduate Student Data by Texas Legislative Body
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