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The School of Undergraduate Studies serves students by sustaining a dynamic common curriculum and enriching the undergraduate experience through innovative advising, learning communities, interdisciplinary programs, and undergraduate research. FIGs in Undergraduate Studies offers students the chance to explore different interests, majors and career paths during their first semester. All incoming UGS first-year students will have the opportunity to enroll in a UGS FIG. If you have questions, please talk to your advisor, or call the Vick Center for Strategic Advising and Career Counseling at 512-232-8400.

For a PDF version of the UGS FIG clusters listed below, please download our School of Undergraduate Studies brochure.

2014 FIG Clusters

40 Acres
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 Medical Ethics
M 408K Differential Calculus

Archer
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 Grey is Good
ECO 304K Introduction to Microeconomics

Bevo
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 The Modern Family
PSY 301 Intro to Psychology

Brazos
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 US Foreign Policy
HIS 315K The United States, 1492-1865

Bridging Disciplines
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 Social Movements in the US
SOC 302 Intro to the Study of Society

Burnt Orange
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 Emerging Markets
M 408K Differential Calculus

Carothers
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 Medicine in the 21st Century
CH 301 Principles of Chemistry I

Carrillon
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 Org Corruption Org Control
M 408K Differential Calculus

Compass
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 Social Scientific Imagination
SDS 302 Data Analy for Health Sciences

Dean Keeton
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 Global Inequalities and Health
M 408N Differential Calculus for Science

DKR Stadium
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 African Americans in Sport
PSY 301 Intro to Psychology

Dobie
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 Lat Amer Envir Hist/Sustainbl
M 408N Differential Calculus for Science

Erwin
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 Intro to Music & Film Sounds
AMS 310 Intro to American Studies

Eyes of Texas
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 Grey is Good
ECO 304K Introduction to Microeconomics

Flawn Academic Center (FAC)
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 How Things Work
M 408C Differen And Integral Calculus

Gone to Texas
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 Medical Ethics
SDS 302 Data Analy for Health Sciences

Gregory Gym
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 Life and Death Decisions
SOC 302 Intro to the Study of Society

Guadalupe
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 Lat Amer Envir Hist/Sustainbl
M 408N Differential Calculus for Science

Hogg Auditorium
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 How Things Work
M 408C Differen And Integral Calculus

Hook ‘Em
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 Freedom: Philosophy/Hist/Law
ECO 304K Introduction to Microeconomics

Jamail
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 Population Change
M 408K Differential Calculus

Jester Center
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 The Prehistory of Food
M 305G Preparation for Calculus-CNS

Kinsolving
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 Social Scientific Imagination
HIS 317L 7-The United States and Africa

LBJ
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 U.S. Public Education: Promise & Peril
ECO 304K Introduction to Microeconomics

Littlefield Fountain
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 Intro to Music & Film Sound
MUS 302L Introduction to Western Music

Magellan
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 Performance of Prayer
SDS 302 Data Analy for Health Sciences

PCL
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 U.S. Public Education: Promise & Peril
PSY 301 Intro to Psychology

Ransom Center
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 Film and Filmmakers of Italy
RTF 314 Development of Motion Picture

Red River
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 Crime Fiction in the Americas
PSY 301 Intro to Psychology

Sanger
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 City in Latin American History
SDS 302 Data Analy for Health Sciences

San Jacinto
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 Global Inequalities and Health
SDS 302 Data Analy for Health Sciences

South Mall
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 Film and Filmmakers of Italy
MUS 302L Intro to Western Music

Texas Fight
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
M 408C Differen And Integral Calculus
UGS 303 Elements of Effective Thinking

The Blanton
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 City in Latin American History
ARC 318L World Arch: Industrl

The Co-Op
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 Ideas of the Twentieth Century
PSY 301 Intro to Psychology

The Daily Texan
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 Social Scientific Imagination
PSY 301 Intro to Psychology

The Tower
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 Freedom: Philosophy/Hist/Law
M 408C Differen And Integral Calculus

The Union
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 Sustaining a Planet
GEO 303 Introduction to Geology

Turtle Pond
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 Law and Literature
ECO 304K Introduction to Microeconomics

Vick
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 U.S. Public Education: Promise & Peril
RHE 306 Rhetoric and Writing

Wayfinder
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 Latin America: Environ Hist/Sustainability
M 408C Differen And Integral Calculus

West Mall
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 Social Movements in the US
SDS 302 Data Analy for Health Sciences

Whitis
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR