Q: Is there any medical assistance available?
A: Yes, we have two forms of medical assistance. Students are able to go to different medical providers in Odessa or have a separate program that offers students the Student Health Insurance Plan. Please refer to the medical assistance link.
Q: Is there public transportation available?
A: UTPB offers transportation so students can go to different locations of our campus. For more information click here.
For transportation outside the campus limits, there are two transportation services: the EZ Rider and the EZ-Express.
Q: Is there food service on campus?
A: UTPB offers Meal Plans for each semester. Freshmen living on campus are required to purchase Plan A or Plan B.
Q: How safe is the UTPB campus?
A: The University Police is available for your child and patrols the campus 24/7. UTPB will send out Falcon Alerts via cellphone, email and social media. Falcon Alerts are test messages that will alert students if there is an emergency.
Q: Are there any activities that my child and I can participate in?
A: A good way to find out about events happening on campus is through our social media. UTPB has a Facebook page for the university and a specific one just for UTPB Parents. Another way to find out more about our university is through our App. Find it in your App Store.