UT Austin
General Info
1998-1999

CONTENTS

CHAPTER 1
The University

CHAPTER 2
Admission

CHAPTER 3
Registration, Fees, and Deposits

CHAPTER 4
Academic Policies and Procedures

CHAPTER 5
Student Affairs

CHAPTER 6
Libraries and Other Academic Resources

CHAPTER 7
Ex-Students' Association

APPENDIXES

STATISTICAL
SUMMARIES




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 Chapter 3
 Registration, Fees, and Deposits
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Tuition and Required Fees

V.T.C.A., Education Code 54.0512 authorizes the following tuition rates for students registering at the University of Texas at Austin.

Tuition

Undergraduate Students

Texas residents
$72.00 per semester hour of credit; $120.00 plus $36.00 per semester credit hour minimum each semester or summer session

Nonresidents (out-of-state and international)
$285.00 per semester hour of credit

Effective the fall semester 1999, an undergraduate student who has previously attempted 170 or more semester credit hours at any public institution of higher education in Texas while classified as a resident for tuition purposes may be subject to the nonresident tuition rate.

Undergraduate Pharmacy Students (Professional Sequence)

Texas residents
$108.00 per semester hour of credit; $120.00 plus $36.00 per semester credit hour minimum each semester or summer session

Nonresidents (out-of-state and international)
$534.00 per semester hour of credit

Graduate Students (except MBA, MPA, PPA, and PharmD students)

Texas residents
$108.00 per semester hour of credit; $120.00 plus $36.00 per semester credit hour minimum each semester or summer session

Nonresidents (out-of-state and international)
$321.00 per semester hour of credit

Effective the fall semester 1999, a student who has earned more than ninety-nine semester hours of credit at the doctoral level will be subject to the nonresident tuition rate without regard to the student's residency status or any work appointment that would normally entitle the student to pay resident tuition. Doctoral-level coursework is any coursework taken by a student seeking a doctoral degree after the completion of thirty semester hours of graduate credit. More information is available from the Office of Graduate Studies at (512) 471-4511 or http://www.utexas.edu/ogs/99in99.html.

MBA, MPA, PPA Students

Texas residents
$108.00 per semester hour of credit; $120.00 plus $36.00 per semester credit hour minimum each semester or summer session

Nonresidents (out-of-state and international)
$415.00 per semester hour of credit

PharmD Students

Texas residents
$108.00 per semester hour of credit; $120.00 plus $36.00 per semester credit hour minimum each semester or summer session

Nonresidents (out-of-state and international)
$534.00 per semester hour of credit

Law Students

Texas residents
$196.00 per semester hour of credit

Nonresidents (out-of-state and international)
$457.00 per semester hour of credit

Fees Required of All Students

Every student who registers, unless registered in absentia, pays compulsory fees as follows:

The Gregory Gymnasium renovation fee, not to exceed $1.90 per semester hour of credit ($.95 per semester credit hour for a six-week summer term), is to defray the cost of financing, renovating, operating, maintaining, and improving Gregory Gymnasium.

The health services building fee of $8.00 a semester or summer session is to finance the replacement of the Student Health Center building. The fee for the nine-week summer term is $6.00 and for a six-week term, $4.00.

The information technology fee of $6.00 a semester credit hour is to provide student access to systems of instructional computing and information technology services.

The international education fee of $1.00 a semester or summer session is to fund a financial assistance program for eligible students participating in international study programs or student exchanges.

The library fee of $2.00 a semester credit hour is to defray the cost of purchasing library materials, expanding online information resources, and improving library hours and other services for students.

The Martin Luther King Jr. statue fee of $1.00 a semester or summer session is to fund construction of a Martin Luther King Jr. statue on campus.

The medical services fee of $55.00 a semester or summer session is to defray part of the cost of providing medical services at University Health Services. The fee for the nine-week summer term is $41.25 and for a six-week term $27.50.

The recreational sports fee of $20.00 a semester or summer session is to defray the costs of financing, constructing, operating, maintaining, and improving recreational sports facilities and programs. The fee for the nine-week summer term is $15.00 and for a six-week term, $10.00.

The registration fee of $7.00 a semester or summer session is to defray costs associated with providing touch-tone technology services to students through the telephone enrollment exchange (TEX).

The student services fee covers all, or part of, the cost of (a) the Counseling and Mental Health Center, at a fixed rate of $7.48 a student each semester or summer session; and (b) the Cabinet of College Councils; Campus and Community Involvement; Counseling, Learning, and Career Services; the Daily Texan; the Designated Driver Program; the Division of Recreational Sports; the Forensics Program; Forty Acres Fest; the Graduate Students' Assembly; KVRX student radio; KVR student television; Legal Services for Students; the Marine Science Institute Graduate Students Association; the ombudsman; Services for Students with Disabilities; shuttle bus service; the Student Childcare Center; Student Government; the Student Services Fee Committee; Texas Revue; and the Volunteer Center at the rate of $9.71 a semester hour of credit to a maximum of $116.52.

Student Services Fee
Number of semester hours taken Counseling and Mental Health Center Other Services Total
1 $7.48  $9.71 $17.19
2  7.48  19.42  26.90
3  7.48  29.13  36.61
4  7.48  38.84  46.32
5  7.48  48.55  56.03
6  7.48  58.26  65.74
7  7.48  67.97  75.45
8  7.48  77.68  85.16
9  7.48  87.39  94.87
10  7.48  97.10  104.58
11  7.48 106.81 114.29
12 or more  7.48 116.52 124.00

The student services building fee of $1.10 per semester credit hour is to finance the construction, repair, maintenance, renovation, improvement, or replacement of a student services building.

The Texas Union fee entitles the student to use of the Union facilities and supports debt retirement of bonds used for renovation of the Union Building.
Texas Union fee
Long-session Semester $33.94
Summer Session
    6 weeks or less $16.97
    9 weeks $25.46
    12 weeks $33.94

A general property deposit of $10.00 is assessed every student in the first semester of enrollment to help offset the cost of property loss or damage and nonpayment of any University billing. The deposit, less outstanding charges, will be returned on request when the student leaves the University with no intention to return. Applications for refund are available in the Office of Accounting, Student Accounts Receivable, Main Building 4. A general property deposit that remains without request for refund for four years from the date of last attendance at the University will be forfeited to the Student Property Deposit Scholarships. A student who does not plan to reenroll at the University and wishes to assign his or her property deposit to a student organization or to the University for a specific purpose may request that the refund, issued payable to the student, be mailed to the assignee. Arrangements for the endorsement of the refund check are between the student and the assignee.




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