EL PASO- The University of Texas at Austin is opening an admissions center in El paso on Wednesday.
The 1,775-square-foot center, located at 10801 Gateway West, Suite 300 in El Paso, will offer admissions information and answers to questions from students and their parents about The University of Texas at Austin.
Counselors from the center will visit area high schools and participate in college fairs and other events to inform students about opportunities available at the university and assist them with the application process, said Michael Talamantes, director of the El Paso Admissions Center. The center will be open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.
"The El Paso Admissions Center is a valuable resource for the El Paso community," Talamantes said. "Our services will help foster the university's mission for diversity and quality. Longhorn pride will shine even brighter with our outreach initiatives and center-sponsored events for prospective students and their parents."
The university also has admissions centers in Lubbock, Longview, Houston, Dallas, San Antonio, the Rio Grande Valley and New York.