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Falcon Football

UTPB Football will host Oklahoma Panhandle State University at Grande Stadium in Midland on Saturday at 7:00 pm. UTPB Athletics will join with Midland Memorial Hospital and Pink the Basin to raise awareness of the ongoing fight against cancer. Finally, UTPB athletes raised over $4,000 in support of Make-a Wish and Head Softball Coach, Tiala Tagaloa, will take a pie in the face during an intermission as her team raised the most money.

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Founders Day Chili Cook-Off

Although we are 14 individual campuses we are all one family under The University of Texas System. Founders Day is one day to represent our family, our unity, and our pride in being a part of UT System. In honor of this day UTPB staff council is hosting the 2nd annual Founders Day Chili Cook-Off on Friday, November 11 from 12 - 1:30 PM in the SAC.

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Falcon Faces

Name: Gabriela “Gabby” Aguilar
Year: Freshman
Major: Biology, minor in Chemistry

“Being from San Antonio, I thought about attending UTSA but I really like the smaller and more personal environment at The University of Texas of the Permian Basin. As soon as I stepped foot on campus, I knew UTPB was the right choice for me.”

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Spring Registration

Registration for Spring 2017 is almost here. Make sure to visit your advisor soon to ensure you're ready to register for classes on November 1st when Spring Registration begins!

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Nursing at UTPB

The College of Nursing has released an eight-minute video highlighting the Nursing Program and their fresh and innovative curriculum based on caring, scholarship, and imagination. The video highlights some of the outstanding faculty, students and alumni of the program. Please take a few minutes and see what the College of Nursing has to offer.

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Dr. Watts to Step Down as President

After serving 15 years leading The University of Texas of the Permian Basin and overseeing a period of unprecedented growth and evolution, Dr. W. David Watts announced in the annual fall convocation held on campus today, that he had submitted his resignation as president, effective August 31, 2017. “Working together, I think we have accomplished things that no one, perhaps not even ourselves thought possible,” he said in his message.

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Upcoming Events

Chelste Potter Alumni Achievement Award

Outstanding Alumni Award winner

Celeste Potter BBA ‘15, was honored as the 2016 Outstanding Alumni award winner at the Homecoming football game. Celeste is Director of the Education Foundation of Odessa, an OHS graduate and holds a BBA in Marketing. Celeste currently serves on the board of the Association of Fundraising Professionals of the Permian Basin, Friends of the Ector County Library and Catholic Charities.

Art Classroom with Clay Work Setting

Personal & Affordable Quality!

With an estimated enrollment of 6,900 students, the faculty know you by name and care about your success. Along with the UT System reputation and nationally accredited programs, UTPB offers state-of-the art facilities and that quality adds to your success while you are here and after you graduate. UTPB has the lowest tuition in Texas at the university level with opportunities for academic scholarship and financial aid.

UTPB Falcons vs Eastern New Mexico

Falcons Football

The Falcon's lost to Texas A&M - Kingsville 7-56 Saturday night. The Falcons are at home this Saturday vs Oklahoma Panhandle State on Oct. 22 at 7 p.m. at Grande Communications Stadium located in Midland, TX. Tickets to home games are available for purchase and admission is FREE with current UTPB student ID! Come out and support your UTPB Falcons Football Team!