Off-Campus Locations

The University of Texas offers selected courses and degree programs at the Longview University Center and on the UT Tyler Palestine campus. Courses are taught on both campuses using face-to-face instruction as well as interactive television.

Longview University Center

Located in northwest Longview on Highway 259, the Longview University Center (LUC) offers the people of East Texas an alternative to relocation or commuting long distances to obtain a degree. The LUC’s programs and courses reflect those offered on the main UT Tyler campus with significant offerings in the field of business, nursing, education, and technology. Courses offered at LUC can be delivered face-to-face, via interactive television, web-based, or a combination of these formats. Upper-division undergraduate and graduate courses are offered leading to a variety of baccalaureate and master’s degrees. Freshman and sophomore courses are provided at LUC by Kilgore College.


The University of Texas at Tyler, Palestine Campus is located at the corner of Loop 256 and Hwy 19 North in Palestine, Texas. The facility includes a small on-site library, a computer lab with online access to the Muntz Library, a nursing skills learning laboratory, student break area, and interactive television classrooms. Courses are brought to Palestine through a combination of interactive television and on-site faculty. The full BSN degree and MBA are available at the Palestine site. Also available are MSN courses as well as courses in history, anthropology, public administration, and criminal justice.