Events

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Saturday, August 8 – Friday, August 14

August Break I hours in effect at all Recreational Sports facilities

Friday, August 14

Last day of class for second-term and whole-session courses

Saturday, August 15 – Friday, August 21

August Break II hours in effect at all Recreational Sports facilities

Monday, August 17

Continuing Legal Education Conference hosted by Legal Services for Students, AT&T Conference Center

Early Check-In for on-campus housing begins at 2 p.m.

Tuesday, August 18 – Friday, August 21

August Orientation

Friday, August 21 – Saturday, September 5

Longhorn Welcome, a series of free events for incoming students to the university

Friday, August 21

Mooov-In, 7,400+ students move into their on-campus residence hall rooms (Signature event and kick-off for Longhorn Welcome)

First day currently enrolled students may access RecSports facilities

Delayed opening of RecSports facilities due to Fall Kick-Off, a student staff orientation. Facilities affected by delayed opening will open at noon.

Saturday, August 22

The outdoor lap pool and spa at the Gregory Gym Aquatic Complex will re-open following a temporary closure for scheduled maintenance.

Beat the Heat, Texas Union (various locations throughout the building), 2–6 p.m. (Signature event for Longhorn Welcome)

Texas Parents Mooov-In Parent Mixer, Etter-Harbin Alumni Center, 6–8:30 p.m.

Sunday, August 23

From Austin with Love, Gregory Gym Plaza, 7–10 p.m. (Signature event for Longhorn Welcome)

Monday, August 24

RecSports Warm Up, Gregory Gym, 2–6 p.m. (Signature event for Longhorn Welcome)

Tuesday, August 25

GoTX Health and Fitness Fair, San Jacinto Multipurpose Room, 4:30–6:30 p.m.

Gone to Texas, UT Tower, 8:30 p.m. (Signature event for Longhorn Welcome)

Wednesday, August 26

Back to School Bash, Student Activity Center lawn and first floor, 11 a.m.–2 p.m.

Horns Up Night: Texas Kickoff Rally and Texas ’19 Class Photo at the Darrell K. Royal Texas Memorial Stadium and Texas Exes Orange and White Welcome with Free BBQ at the Etter-Harbin Alumni Center, 5:45–9:30 p.m. (Signature event for Longhorn Welcome)

Wednesday, August 26 – Sunday, August 30

RecSports Try Before You Buy Promotion, various times. Free access to Gregory Gym Climbing Wall and all group exercise classes. For current UT students and RecSports members.

Friday, August 28

Women’s Soccer: Texas vs. University of North Carolina, Mike Myers Stadium, 7:30 p.m. (Signature event for Longhorn Welcome)

Saturday, August 29

Women’s Volleyball: Texas vs. Louisiana State University, Gregory Gym, 7:30 p.m. (Signature event for Longhorn Welcome)

Wednesday, September 2

UT Marketplace, Speedway Plaza and East Mall

RecSports Party on the Plaza, Gregory Gym Plaza, 10 a.m.–5 p.m. Free admission and open to the entire campus community. (Signature event for Longhorn Welcome)

Saturday, September 5

Football: Texas vs. Notre Dame Watch Party, Etter-Harbin Alumni Center, 6:30–9:30 p.m. (Signature event for Longhorn Welcome)