#TimeToFly | Celebrating 50 Years of Excellence at The University of Texas Permian Basin!

Join us in commemorating a remarkable milestone as The University of Texas Permian Basin proudly celebrates its 50th anniversary. For half a century, UTPB has been an invaluable pillar of education, innovation, and community in West Texas.

Celebrating 50 years of Excellence at UTPB!

Since its establishment in 1973, UTPB has been dedicated to providing exceptional educational opportunities to students from diverse backgrounds. As we honor the past, we look forward to a future brimming with new possibilities and continued growth. We invite you to be a part of this momentous occasion as we honor our history, celebrate our achievements, and embark on an exciting journey towards a bright and promising future. Together, it's time to fly!

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50 Years of Excellence Innovative academic programs that provide a UT System quality education.
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Over 16,000 Graduates Falcons lead and succeed in their professions and service.
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Global Impact A regional and global impact through our research and our alumni.

Telling our story through the decades...

By honoring the accomplishments of our alumni, faculty and staff we pay tribute to the individuals who have shaped our legacy. As we showcase the history of UTPB we also inspire current and future generations to continue the pursuit of excellence.

Commemorating these milestones reaffirms our commitment to nurturing a strong and enduring bond between our past, present, and future – fostering a legacy of success and innovation for years to come.


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A year-long celebration...

UTPB's 50th Anniversary events reflect the University's integral role in the growth and development of the region. These events also provide a platform for fostering deeper connections among students, alumni, faculty, staff, and our community.

By commemorating this milestone together, these celebrations not only recognize UTPB's academic achievements, but also serve as a testament to its ongoing commitment to collaboration, innovation, and shared progress.


Celebrate with us

How has UTPB impacted you?

Share your stories so we can celebrate the profound impact of UTPB. These accounts not only honor individual achievements but also highlight the collective influence of our University in shaping countless lives and communities.


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