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The University of Texas at Dallas

Richardson, Texas

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The University of Texas at Dallas

Public 4 Year

3 reviews

About The University of Texas at Dallas

The University of Texas at Dallas (UTD or UT Dallas) is a public research university in the University of Texas System. The main campus is in the Richardson, Texas, Telecom Corridor, 18 miles (29 km) north of Downtown Dallas. Approximately one-third of the campus is located within Dallas county, with plans to open an on-campus DART train stop on the Silver Line (2022). The institution, established in 1961 as the Graduate Research Center of the Southwest and later renamed the Southwest Center for Advanced Studies (SCAS), began as a research arm of Texas Instruments. In 1969, the founders bequeathed SCAS to the state of Texas, officially creating The University of Texas at Dallas.

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Located in Richardson, Texas.

800 West Campbell Road, Richardson, TX, 75080-3021, Dallas County

The University of Texas at Dallas Rankings

Prepler rankings are based on rigorous and in-depth analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education.

2024 Best Colleges in America

#176 of 6828

2024 Best Colleges in Texas

#13 of 426

Best Game design and interactive media Colleges & Universities in America

#8 of 151

Most Popular Majors

Out of 19 majors categories at The University of Texas at Dallas, the 5 most popular are listed below.

Graduation Rate

Graduation rate of college is a strong indicator of success of the college’s students in attaining their educational goals. Prepler defines graduation rate as the percentage of first-time, full-time students who graduated from The University of Texas at Dallas within four or six years.

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Notable Alumni