University Extension (UEX) provides a range of educational opportunities to UT Austin students, as well as members of the Austin community and beyond. Courses offered by University Extension do not require UT Austin admission, but are comparable to the courses taught on campus, in UT Austin classrooms, to UT Austin students.
Each course has met the approval of UT Austin academic departments, and each course is taught by UT or UT-approved instructors. Because these courses do not require UT Austin admission, it is not considered in-residence, but do count towards the in-residence GPA for UT Austin students.
UEX offers the following flexible course options and formats to individuals seeking college credit from UT Austin:
Students are encouraged to meet with an advisor before registering for a course through UEX to ensure the course will fulfill the desired requirement and will not duplicate with any prior coursework.