Academics

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.
Five UT Programs Changing Education
From perfecting the pitch for the next great idea to cultivating the next generation of scientists, these programs extend Longhorn expertise beyond the Forty Acres.
Know - Your connection to a world of ideas
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.
From perfecting the pitch for the next great idea to cultivating the next generation of scientists, these programs extend Longhorn expertise beyond the Forty Acres.

Academic Dates & Deadlines

March 1, Sunday: Application deadline for International Education Fee Scholarship (IEFS) for fall study abroad programs.
March 7, Saturday: Intrasemester reports due in the deans' office
March 16-21, Monday-Saturday: Spring break.

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.