Academics

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.
Plants: The Future of Energy?
A group of first-year students are examining the viability of switchgrass as an alternative energy source. Watch a video about diving into research through the Freshman Research Initiative.
#ReportingUT Puts Student Journalists on Assignment
Journalism students at UT get hands-on reporting experience outside the classroom. Follow them at #reportingUT.
How Ethical Are You? Put Your Decision-Making Skills to the Test
Two far-reaching programs at the forefront of higher education Ethics Unwrapped and the Ethics and Leadership Flag are giving students at The University of Texas at Austin, and people beyond the Forty Acres, the ability to live ethical lives and set the example for others to follow. [Read how ethics education helps students [...]
Everyday Ethics
Incorporating ethics lessons into courses across majors helps students practice making tough decisions before they're tested in the working world.
Know - Your connection to a world of ideas
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.
A group of first-year students are examining the viability of switchgrass as an alternative energy source. Watch a video about diving into research through the Freshman Research Initiative.
Journalism students at UT get hands-on reporting experience outside the classroom. Follow them at #reportingUT.
Two far-reaching programs at the forefront of higher education Ethics Unwrapped and the Ethics and Leadership Flag are giving students at The University of Texas at Austin, and people beyond the Forty Acres, the ability to live ethical lives and set the example for others to follow. [Read how ethics education helps students [...]
Incorporating ethics lessons into courses across majors helps students practice making tough decisions before they're tested in the working world.

Academic Dates & Deadlines

December 3, Wednesday: Monday law classes will meet; Wednesday law classes will not meet.
December 5, Friday: Last class day.
December 5, Friday: Last day to submit master's report, recital, thesis, doctoral dissertation, or treatise to the graduate dean.

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.