Here is a check-list of things that you should aim to do after orientation.
Make final changes to your schedule during your add/drop period(s).
Pay your tuition.
Print out the Academic Calendar.
Buy your books. Start by looking up your classes online at the University Co-op, which is where professors typically list the required texts. The two most common ways to buy textbooks are either through the Co-op or by finding an outside vendor.
Locate your classrooms.
Review the resources available to you at UT. Click here to see resources for Day One at UT.
Review organizations that might be of interest to you.
Learn UT terminology and traditions:
Find fun things to do in Austin.