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Falcon Faces

Name: Paula A. Soldevia-Ortiz
Year: Freshman
Major: Biology
Hometown: Ponce, Puerto Rico

"I decided to attend the University of Texas of the Permian Basin because it is ranked as one of the best institutions for higher education in Texas, and because it has many extra-curricular and academic opportunities that students can participate in.”

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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.

Watch the Nursing video

Honors Program Voter Registration

Please help the UTPB Honors Program with their 2016 Teamwork project by registering to vote at either one of our Voter Registration Days or by clicking the "More about voter registration" link below and using one Turbo Vote links. Turbo Vote is part of a Democracy Works grant which will assist you with voter registration and will send you e-mail and text message reminders for upcoming elections both locally and nationally!

More about voter registration

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.

More about Dr. Watts

Upcoming Events

Homecoming Fall Twenty Sixteen

UTPB Homecoming Parade

Deadline to register: Wednesday, October 5 at 12pm

Organizations, departments and community groups who want to have a float or participate in the parade can sign up using the registration form or call 552-2651. The Falcon's homecoming game is against Eastern New Mexico on Oct. 8 at 7 p.m. at Ratliff Stadium located in Odessa, TX. 

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 vs West Texas A&M

Falcons Away Game This Saturday

The UTPB Falcons Football will face their next opponent Tarleton State at 7 p.m. Oct. 1 in Stephenville, TX. The Falcon's next home game is vs Eastern New Mexico on Oct. 8 at 7 p.m. at Ratliff Stadium located in Odessa, TX. Tickets to home games are available for purchase and admission is FREE with current UTPB student ID! Make sure you come out and support your UTPB Falcons Football Team!