PO Box 8058, Austin, TX 78712-1111 512-475-7440
http://www.utexas.edu askadmit@uts.cc.utexas.edu
About University of Texas-Austin
  • Year of Foundation 1883
  • Size of Campus 350 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 36,878
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 52% 48% 4.2%OUS
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $7,630 In state,$31,218 Out of state
  • Room and Board $10,112
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition More selective
  • Application Fee $60
  • Enrollment No. 36,711
The University of Texas at Austin. Founded in 1883, UT is one of the largest and most respected universities in the nation.Ours is a diverse learning community, with students from every state and more than 100 countries. We’re a university with world talent and Texas traditions. Discover more about us online and come visit our beautiful campus in person.
Social Life And Activities
  • Percent students who are frat members 9%
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Lambda Delta, Phi Eta Sigma, Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi and many others. Please refer to the undergraduate catalog at http: www. utexas. edu/student/registrar/catalogs/ug04-06/ch01/ch01c. html#honors
  • Number of students in fraternities 27
  • Number of sororities 26
  • On-campus religious organizations N/A
  • Other on-campus organizations 4%
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 13%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations N/A
  • Setting Urban
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of frats 27
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited, other
  • Number of frat chapter houses 18
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Forty Acres Fest, Gone to Texas (Freshmen Welcome), Texas Revue, Explore UT
  • Distance to nearest bus Austin, Texas (4)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Austin, Texas (15), San Antonio, Texas (70)
  • Distance to nearest train Austin, Texas (6)
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 9%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 19%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 1%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 17
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 5%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 4%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (83%), women's dorms (14%), men's dorms (3%), apartments for married students (0%), apartment for single students (0%), other housing options
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 81%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 100%
Campus Services
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 85
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, academic, older student, psychological, birth control
  • Museums Texas Memorial Museum (Science and History), Harry Ransom Center (Humanities Research), Jack S. Blanton Museum of Art.
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number Of Subscriptions 46,857
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Number of e-books 480,148
  • Computer Courses No
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 1,600
  • Library Facilities LBJ Presidential Library and Museum, Sam Rayburn Library and Museum, John Nance Garner Museum.
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 15,000
  • Number Of Microforms 6,510,523
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 700
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 8,937,002
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance
  • OS of Wifi Network N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 50
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 1,749,083
Student Employment and Career
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • Student Employment Federal
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads N/A
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Does the school discourage student employment Yes
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Metropolis