UT Austin
General Info


The University


Registration, Fees, and Deposits

Academic Policies and Procedures

Student Affairs

Libraries and Other Academic Resources

Ex-Students' Association




 General Information


The catalog is published as several files. Use the links below to go to any part of the catalog; use the links at left to go to a detailed table of contents for each chapter.

About the Catalog
Officers of Administration
Board of Regents
Calendar of the University

1.  The University
Statement on Equal Educational Opportunity
Organization of the University of Texas at Austin
Historical Sketch
Buildings and Grounds

2.  Admission
Undergraduate Admission
      Freshman Admission
      Transfer Admission
      Transient Admission (Summer Only)
International Admission
Readmission of Former Students
Fresh Start
Enrollment as a Nondegree Student
High School Parallel Enrollment Program
Graduate Admission
Law School Admission

3.  Registration, Fees, and Deposits
      Academic Advising and Student Responsibility
      Registration Periods
      Paying Fees as a Part of Registration
      Late Registration
      Texas Academic Skills Program
      Concurrent Registration at the University and Another Collegiate Institution
      Registration of Graduate Students
      In Absentia Registration
      Transfer from One Division to Another within the University
      Auditing a Course
Fees and Deposits
            Financial Responsibility
            Returned Checks
            Payment Plans
            Admissions Application Processing Fee
      Tuition and Required Fees
            Fees Required of All Students
            Special Registration Fees
            Course Related Fees
            Program and Service Related Fees
            Exemption from Fees
            Fee Adjustments
            Short-Term Loans
            Payment of Fees for Students with Physical Disabilities
      Optional Fees
      Student Insurance
      Identification Cards
      Fees for Nonstudents
            Auditor's Fee
            Library Card Fee for Nonstudent Borrowers
            Shuttle Bus Fee
            Recreational and Facility Use Fees

4.  Academic Policies and Procedures
Academic Advising
Credit Value and Course Numbers
Classification of Students
Texas Academic Skills Program
Quantity of Work Rule
      Repetition of a Course
Computation of the Grade Point Average
Correspondence Work by Resident Students
Course Placement and Credit by Examination
Measurement and Evaluation Center
Adding and Dropping Courses
Changing Course Registration to or from the Pass/Fail Basis or the Credit/No Credit Basis
Class Attendance
Availability of Classwork to Students
Scholastic Probation and Dismissal
Teacher Certification
Placement Services
Personal Record Information
Summons to Administrative Offices
Official Communications with the University

5.  Student Affairs
Vice President for Student Affairs
Office of the Dean of Students
Recreational Sports
Division of Housing and Food Service
Student Financial Services
      Estimated Costs
      Application Dates
      Course Load Requirements
      Changes in Financial Circumstances
      Satisfactory Progress
      Types of Financial Aid
      Special Services for Financial Aid Recipients
      Other Services Not Based on Financial Need
      Requirements for Student Borrowers
      Tuition Refunds and Repayment of Financial Aid
University Health Services
Counseling, Learning, and Career Services
      Counseling and Mental Health Center
      Career Center
      Learning Skills Center
The Texas Union
International Office
      International Students
      Study Abroad
Student Government
Cabinet of College Councils
Student Publications
Legal Services for Students
Office of the Ombudsman
Student Grievance Procedures
Religious Organizations
Regulations Concerning the Registration of Motor Vehicles

6.  Libraries and Other Academic Resources
The University Libraries
   The General Libraries
      Library Services and Policies
   Other Libraries on Campus
Other Libraries in Austin
The University of Texas McDonald Observatory at Mount Locke
Texas Memorial Museum
The University of Texas Press
KUT Radio
Academic Computing and Instructional Technology Services
   Information Services and Products
   Computing Services
   Technical Support Services
   Telecommunications Services and Connection Software
The University of Texas at Austin Marine Science Institute
The Hogg Foundation for Mental Health
The Institute of Latin American Studies

7.  Ex-Students' Association


Appendix A: Residency Regulations
      State Statutes
      University Regulations

Appendix B: Official Extracurricular Student Activities
      Athletic Activities
      Nonathletic Activities

Appendix C: Institutional Rules on Student Services and Activities
      Chapter 1. Student Orientation
      Chapter 2. The Office of Admissions and the Office of the Registrar
      Chapter 3. Student Financial Services
      Chapter 4. University Health Services
      Chapter 5. University-Owned Residences
      Chapter 6. Student Organizations
      Chapter 7. The Division of Recreational Sports
      Chapter 8. The Texas Union
      Chapter 9. Educational Records
      Chapter 10. Use of University Facilities
      Chapter 11. Student Discipline and Conduct
      Chapter 12. Counseling, Learning, and Career Services

Appendix D: Policy on Sexual Misconduct and Sexual Harassment

Appendix E: Prohibition of Student Harassment

Appendix F: Prohibition of Hazing

Appendix G: Policy on AIDS and HIV Infection

Appendix H: Prohibition of Sexual Assault

Appendix I: Student Policy on Race Relations

Statistical Summaries

Undergraduate Degrees Conferred

Graduate Degrees Conferred

Enrollment Summaries

Top of File   General Information catalog
    Contents  |  Chapter 1  |  Chapter 2  |  Chapter 3
Chapter 4  |  Chapter 5  |  Chapter 6  |  Chapter 7
Appendixes  |  Statistical Summaries

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