Frequently Asked Questions
Below is a listing of frequently asked questions arranged by topic.
Yes, all of the courses offered are 100% online.
Candidates may check their status and review any outstanding tasks or documentation by going to http://my.uttyler.edu/.
- In the Sign On box, enter your 10-digit user id and password. These must be entered exactly as they appeared in the email Admissions sent (case sensitive).
- In the Enterprise Menu box (upper left-hand corner), select System Access.
- In the System Access box, select Student Center.
- The To-Do List on the right of the screen shows the candidate all the remaining tasks to complete.
- Candidates can check their status by scrolling down to the Admissions area and selecting the View Status link.
You can pay your application fee online when you complete your application.
Graduate transfer credits are not accepted into any of our alternative online programs. Transfer of graduate credit from a regionally accredited institution is limited to 9 hours for master's degrees. All transfer credit must have been completed with a grade of "B" or better and approved by the degree-granting program. Transfer credits for courses completed prior to admission to UT Tyler should be evaluated and approved during the first semester.
The University of Texas System on behalf of The University of Texas at Tyler has made a "good faith effort" in pursuing state authorization from all 54 states and territories within the U.S. For UT Tyler to offer (online or correspondence) courses in a state other than Texas, UT Tyler must comply with that state's requirements. Verify if your state is authorized
Registration instructions are available online.
Instructions detailing how to drop a course are available online.
Students may take 1 or 2 courses during any 7-week term.
Please see the financial aid page for instructions on applying for financial aid.
Students can access technical support by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Students should include the following information in their email to technical support:
- First and last name
- Date of birth
- Student ID
You can log into Blackboard at https://blackboard.uttyler.edu. Your username and password are the same as your myUTTyler account and their Patriot Email Login.
myUTTyler is your student portal for a variety of activities, including:
- Checking your admissions status
- Enrolling for classes
- Dropping classes
- Viewing and paying your bill
The myUTTyler ID and password allows you to register for classes. You should receive an email after you submit your application that contains your myUTTyler ID and password. Activation of your Patriot account is required for login access to myUTTyler.
Students can login to their Patriot Email account at https://outlook.com/owa/patriots.uttyler.edu.
Your application received, login credentials, and accept/deny communications will all go to the email you used when you applied. After admission, a student email account will be created for you. It takes about 24 hours after admission, and then it becomes your official communication channel, and all emails will go to that account.
The Robert R. Muntz Library has over 180,000 books, subscriptions to over 500 print journals, and provides access to over 75,000 ejournals and over 165,000 eBooks.
A student can access the library by utilizing his/her Patriot's username and password. This is the same login you use for Blackboard and myUTTyler.