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First Five Program working to recruit 100 families

UT Permian Basin’s First Five program is on the front lines of that battle working to set young families up for success. The grant-funded program is currently registering families who are qualified for any of its four home-visit services.

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Have You Met: Dr. George Nnanna

Dr. Nnanna comes to UT Permian Basin after serving as head of the mechanical and civil engineering departments at Purdue University Northwest in Hammond, Indiana. He earned a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from Texas Tech University and his master’s and Ph.D. in mechanical engineering from the University of Texas at Arlington.

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Have You Met: Dr. Steve Wilson

UT Permian Basin is pleased to welcome Dr. Steve Wilson as the new University’s new Associate Provost. Dr. Wilson will serve in several capacities that include overseeing the university's institutional effectiveness and program review systems, assist programs with specialized accreditation and professional development opportunities for faculty and staff.

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Two Faculty Members Receive Top Honors

The University of Texas of the Permian Basin is proud to announce that two faculty members have received the UT System’s 2018 Regents’ Outstanding Teaching Award. Dr. Maria Avalos and Mr. Kurt Verlei join 25 other faculty members system-wide who received the honor which comes with a $25,000 award.

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2018 UT Permian Basin Football Tickets

Kickoff of UT Permian Basin Falcon Football is just around the corner! 2018 Season tickets now available! Be part of the excitement, the energy, and the huge pre-game tailgating parties with plenty of food, music and good times this season! Come cheer our Orange and Black to victory in 2018!

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Register Now For Fall 2018

Registration is now open for the Fall 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!

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Apply Now to UT Permian Basin!

With a UT Permian Basin degree, you have the quality & reputation of the UT System, the personal attention to help you succeed & one of the best values in Texas! With great scholarships and financial aid available, UT Permian Basin makes every effort to put that bachelor’s or master’s degree within your reach. We are accepting applications for Summer or Fall 2018 semesters!