Students

What It's Like to Learn from a Pulitzer Finalist
Go inside the classroom with two-time Pulitzer Prize finalist and history professor Jacqueline Jones to see a master storyteller at work.
58 Books to Love This Summer (or Anytime)
See what books UT professors think new students should read, plus perfect summer titles published by the University of Texas Press.
When Your Homework is a Feature-Length Film
RTF students in Steve Mim's feature film workshop course received film and academic credit for serving as crew on "Arlo and Julie," a quirky romantic comedy that has charmed critics.
Tower Shines May 31 For McCombs National Champions
The Tower shines orange Saturday, May 31 for two McCombs student teams, reQwip and Prepify, who won national championships.
Longhorn Student Film Wins Top Prize at Cannes
RTF student Annie Silverstein's short film "Skunk" won first prize in the Cinéfoundation Selection at the Cannes Film Festival. Watch a trailer and hear from the filmmaker.
Know - Your connection to a world of ideas

Academic Dates & Deadlines

July 13, Sunday: Second session housing may check in to University residence halls starting at 9:00 am.
July 14, Monday: Classes begin for second-term classes.
July 15, Tuesday: Last day of the official add/drop period for the second term.