Campus Life

Making the Most Out of Life at UT
As UT gears up for the 2014-15 year, we're exploring the reality of campus life and how to make the most of it. Get advice from current students, plus the 11 events essential for new Longhorns.
"Hello! This is Liberty Speaking" – The Propaganda of WW I
Explore iconic World War I propaganda posters on display at the Harry Ransom Center as part of the exhibit, The World at War, 1914-1918.
58 Books to Love This Summer (or Anytime)
See what books UT professors think new students should read, plus perfect summer titles published by the University of Texas Press.
Tower Shines May 31 For McCombs National Champions
The Tower shines orange Saturday, May 31 for two McCombs student teams, reQwip and Prepify, who won national championships.
Commencement 2014: "The Eyes of Texas Will Always Be Upon You"
See the images, quotes and fabulous caps from UT's 2014 Spring Commencement. Plus, video of those amazing fireworks and Admiral McRaven's moving keynote address.
Know - Your connection to a world of ideas
As UT gears up for the 2014-15 year, we're exploring the reality of campus life and how to make the most of it. Get advice from current students, plus the 11 events essential for new Longhorns.
Explore iconic World War I propaganda posters on display at the Harry Ransom Center as part of the exhibit, The World at War, 1914-1918.
See what books UT professors think new students should read, plus perfect summer titles published by the University of Texas Press.
The Tower shines orange Saturday, May 31 for two McCombs student teams, reQwip and Prepify, who won national championships.
See the images, quotes and fabulous caps from UT's 2014 Spring Commencement. Plus, video of those amazing fireworks and Admiral McRaven's moving keynote address.

With 50,000 students on nearly 350 acres just blocks from downtown Austin, we have a pulse to match the rhythm of a city renowned for live music and a creative vibe. Check out our first-rate recreation facilities, see world-class artists at Texas Performing Arts, get hooked on Texas sports or hang out at the famed Cactus Cafe. Find something to do and someone to do it with by joining a campus organization, exploring campus or discovering our campus treasures.

There's a niche for everyone — and a thousand other places to find yourself on this historic campus.

Events

Friday, Aug. 22, 8 a.m. -9 p.m.:
Friday, Aug. 22, 6:30 p.m. -9:15 p.m.:
Friday, Aug. 22, 6 p.m. -9:30 p.m.:
Saturday, Aug. 23, All-day: