2019-2020 Graduate Catalog

The University of Texas at El Paso

Office of the Graduate School

The Office of the Graduate School, Academic Services Building, 601 West Schuster, Room 223, serves UTEP graduate students and responds to graduate-student needs and issues. We encourage students to visit the office and meet the professionals who assist with degree or personal programs. Our office hours are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. daily; our telephone number is 915.747.5491. We are pleased to respond to e-mail and can be contacted at GradSchool@utep.edu, or via www.utep.edu/graduate.

Among the many and varied areas of responsibility within the Office of the Graduate School are

  • Graduate admissions
  • Graduate recruitment
  • Graduate orientation
  • Maintenance of academic files of graduate students
  • Preliminary and Final Degree Plans
  • Academic status communication
  • Graduate assistantships
  • Application for graduation

Telephone Numbers

Graduate School 915.747.5491
Registration and Records 915.747.5550
Financial Services 915.747.5806
Financial Aid 915.747.5204
Office of International Programs 915.747.5664
Housing Services 915.747.5352
Dean of Students 915.747.5648

Statement of Equal Educational Opportunity

To the extent provided by applicable law, no person shall be excluded from participation in, denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under, any program or activity sponsored or conducted by The University of Texas at El Paso on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, veteran status, genetic information, disability, sexual orientation or gender identity.


This catalog is a general information publication only. It is not intended to nor does it contain all regulations that relate to students. The provisions of this catalog do not constitute a contract, express or implied, between any applicant, student, or faculty member and The University of Texas at El Paso or The University of Texas System. The University of Texas at El Paso reserves the right to withdraw courses at any time and/or to change fees or tuition, calendar, curriculum, degree requirements, graduation procedures, and any other requirements affecting students. Changes will become effective whenever the proper authorities so determine and will apply to both prospective students and those already enrolled.

July 2018

Published by the University of Texas at El Paso, El Paso, Texas 79968-0599