Academics

Pitch Perfect: Selling the Next Great Idea
Get a glimpse at the big ideas being hatched, nurtured and pitched, thanks to the university's entrepreneurial ecosystem.
How to Teach Tolerance
To avoid another Ferguson, we need to start teaching tolerance -- in kindergarten. Read this op-ed from three UT researchers in education.
Beyond Textbooks: High-tech Tools Help Students Build, Create
From robot parts to works of art, maker spaces across the Forty Acres are inspiring students. Check out where students are bringing their ideas to life.
16 Amazing Science Breakthroughs from 2014
We contribute to the "best-of" list frenzy by celebrating scientific breakthroughs. Read more about big findings from 2014.
Q&A: How Not to Study for Finals
Imagine running a marathon after training for only a week... How will you ever finish? Find out why endurance running and studying have a lot in common and get some helpful tips.
Know - Your connection to a world of ideas
Get a glimpse at the big ideas being hatched, nurtured and pitched, thanks to the university's entrepreneurial ecosystem.
To avoid another Ferguson, we need to start teaching tolerance -- in kindergarten. Read this op-ed from three UT researchers in education.
From robot parts to works of art, maker spaces across the Forty Acres are inspiring students. Check out where students are bringing their ideas to life.
We contribute to the "best-of" list frenzy by celebrating scientific breakthroughs. Read more about big findings from 2014.
Imagine running a marathon after training for only a week... How will you ever finish? Find out why endurance running and studying have a lot in common and get some helpful tips.

Academic Dates & Deadlines

March 7, Saturday: Intrasemester reports due in the deans' office
March 16-21, Monday-Saturday: Spring break.
March 26, Thursday: Last day to apply for a graduate degree

Curious thinkers and innovative minds make The University of Texas at Austin home to a rich academic experience. Internationally competitive programs allow each student and faculty member to create his or her own intellectual challenge.