The application fee for Freshmen, International, Transfer, Returning/Former, Transient and Graduate Students is $40 USD and is effective for any student applying to enroll for Summer 2017 and beyond. There is not an application fee for students who are applying to enroll for Fall 2016 or Spring 2017.
NOTE: If you are taking courses through UTPB's Dual Credit and Early College HS program, you use UTPB Dual Credit Academy Application. You do not use the Applytexas App to enroll in Dual Credit or Early College HS courses.
Ways to Pay
If applying to enroll for Summer 2017, Fall 2017, Spring 2018 and beyond, the application fee may be paid by credit card, money order or check.
Paying by Credit Card - the electronic application (ApplyTexas) offers an opportunity to pay the application fee using Visa, MasterCard or Discover when completing your application for admission.
Paying by Money Order or Check - please mail your check or money order payable to UTPB. Please include your name, semester and Application ID on your check or money order so we can credit the payment to your account. Send the payment to: UTPB Admission Office, 4901 E University, Odessa TX 79762.
If paying by check, please include the Date of Birth, Driver's License # and Telephone number of person signing the check in addition to the student's name and/or student ID/application #.
In limited cases, the admission application fee may be waived.
If you are a new freshman applicant, you may request an application fee waiver at the time you apply and fulfill that waiver request by sending us your official college application fee waiver form provided by either the SAT (College Board) or ACT
OR you may request an application fee waiver by sending us a copy of your Student Aid Report (SAR) from the completion of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). To be considered for a waiver, your Estimated Family Contribution (EFC) from the SAR must be zero (0).