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Congratulations on your acceptance to The University of Texas at El Paso. We can’t wait to see you and share in your excitement—the next chapter of your story is just beginning.


Now that you have been admitted, take the next steps to become a Miner.

Accept your Admission Offer

Complete the fields below and let us know that you plan to attend UTEP.

Activate your Miners Account

All new students are required to set up a Miners account to access official UTEP email, online services, and student portals. Use your UTEP ID number provided in your acceptance letter to complete the process.

Register for UTEP Orientation

Orientation is required for all freshmen and transfer students, and provides you a successful transition into college life at UTEP. At orientation, you will learn about your major, connect with your academic advisor, and register for classes.

Still Deciding?

With more than 70 undergraduate degrees, an inclusive student body, and beloved traditions, there’s nowhere quite like UTEP. There are many ways to find out if UTEP is a good fit for you. Schedule a campus visit and explore majors to begin to see yourself as a Miner.

Show Your Miner Spirit!

Share that you’re Miner-bound on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter with the hashtag #igotpickd and #utep to be featured on UTEP’s social media pages. You may even win some UTEP swag. Practice the Picks Up hand symbol, wear orange and blue, and show your Miner pride!