UTEP has had a long history of partnering with the City of El Paso for the benefit of its students, faculty, staff, alumni, and members of the community.
UTEP’s Institute for Policy & Economic Development has provided economic impact assessments, briefing & training to City staff.
UTEP has also partnered with the City in providing professional development training to executive & managerial level employees of the City.
UTEP has provided strategic short-term & long-term transportation plans for the Metropolitan Planning Organization’s studies.
Sun Metro offers Park & Ride service to every UTEP home football game.
The El Paso Zoo has a long history of taking on UTEP students as interns.
UTEP has collaborated with the El Paso Museum of History to create the 2014 Wall of Giants for the school’s Centennial Year. The exhibit will reflect on the last 100 years of UTEP’s history.
Jessica Molinar Muñoz is the director of communications for UTEP's Centennial Office.