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Fall Graduates Walk

UTPB will hold Fall Commencement Ceremonies on Saturday, December 16, 2017. 464 graduates will receive their diplomas in two ceremonies held at the Wagner Noël Performing Arts Center, 1310 N. FM1788, Midland, Texas 79707. All parking areas will be available for open parking. Carpooling and early arrival are recommended. Following each commencement, a reception will be held in the Lobby. Ceremonies will be streamed for those unable to attend.

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Boothe Coaching at game

Boothe Brings Tenacity, Defense to UTPB Women’s Basketball

Hard work and teamwork are the two most important pillars of new UTPB women’s basketball coach Rae Boothe’s coaching beliefs, and are something the first-year Falcon is working hard to implement in the first month of games this season. “I’ve always loved the game of basketball, but I also love what it does for people in the sense of teams,” Boothe noted.

More about Coach Boothe

Caroling in the halls of UTPB

Falcon Faces

Falcon Faces aims to feature actively engaged UTPB students and their on-campus/high-impact activities (clubs, sports, honor societies, musical ensembles, marching band, etc.) on the UTPB homepage and on social media. If you are interested in being featured on Falcon Faces please complete and submit the Falcon Faces form.

Falcon Faces Form

Dr. Mei-Zhen Cui STAR Faculty Member

UTPB hires Fifth Rising STAR Faculty Member

UTPB has received a $500,000 grant from the UT System STARs Program to hire Biology researcher, Mei-Zhen Cui. Currently employed at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Cui holds a Ph.D. in Molecular Biology from the Tokyo Institute of Technology. Cui will join the UTPB College of Arts and Sciences as a professor of Biology. Her research focuses on molecular mechanisms underlying vascular diseases.

More about Dr. Mei-Zhen Cui

Upcoming Events

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Register Now For Spring & Summer

Registration is now open for the Spring and Summer 2018 semester! You can find a list of courses that are available in the course schedule.

Remember, students need to meet with their advisors at least once a semester to review their progress and plan for the subsequent semester.  Students needing an academic advisor should contact their dean's office.

New Virtual Tour

Take the virtual tour at UTPB.  From a new Freshman Residence and Dining Hall, a relatively new Science Technology Building, new Student Recreation Center, new artificial turf football/soccer field and other new buildings on the way, UTPB’s facilities just might surprise you.  Click on the Virtual Tour image above to see what you will experience when you decide to attend UTPB.  Go Falcons!

UTPB Engineering Building elevation

UTPB’s Investment in Engineering is a Game Changer

Expansion continues for the College of Engineering at The University of Texas of the Permian Basin, with the addition of two more degrees. The Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board (THECB) has given approval to UTPB to offer Bachelor of Science degrees in both Chemical and Electrical Engineering.