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Application Fee

The application fee for Freshmen, International, Transfer, Returning/Former, Transient and Graduate Students is $40 USD.

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

Paying by Credit Card - the application fee can be paid online using a credit card after you sign-in to your admission portal.

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 #.

Fee Waivers

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 FAFSA Sumbission Summary (FSS) from the completion of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). To be considered for a waiver, your Student Aid Index (SAI) from the FSS must be -1500 to 0.