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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.

2015 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 Performance of Prayer
SOC 308S Intro to Health and Society

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 Sustaining a Planet
ECO 304K Intro to Microeconomics

Burnt Orange
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 Emerging Markets
ECO 304K Intro to Microeconomics

Carothers
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 Ideas of the 20th Century
CH 301 Principles of Chemistry I

Carrillon
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 Freedom: Philosophy/Hist/Law
SDS 302 Data Analysis for Health Sciences

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

Dean Keeton
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 Ideas of the 20th Century
M 408K Differential Calculus

DKR Stadium
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 African Americans in Sport
CC 301 Intro Ancient Greece

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

Erwin
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 Dancing America
HIS 315G Intro to American Studies

Flawn Academic Center (FAC)
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 Patriotism and Human Rights
M 408C Differen And Integral Calculus

Gone to Texas
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 Crime Fiction in the Americas
HIS 315K The U.S. 1492-1865

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

Guadalupe
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 Oceans and the Human Experience
M 408K Differential Calculus

Hogg Auditorium
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 Popular Astronomy
M 408C Differen And Integral Calculus

Jamail
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 Ideas of the 20th Century
M 408K Differential Calculus

Jester
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 Lat Amer Envir Hist/Sustainability
SOC 308S Intro to Health & Society

Kinsolving
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 Bollywood India & After
T D 301 Intro to Theatre

LBJ
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 Patriotism & Human Rights
ECO 304K Introduction to Microeconomics

Littlefield Fountain
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 Dancing America
ARH 301 Introduction to Visual Arts

Magellan
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 Jerusalem
CH 301 Principles of Chemistry I

PCL
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 Shakespeare Pursuits
ECO 304K Intro to Microeconomics

Ransom Center
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 Modernity and Art of Uncanny
ARH 301 Introduction to Visual Arts

Red River
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 The Dr/Patient Relationship
CH 301 Principles of Chemistry I

Smokey the Cannon
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 Lat Amer Envir/Hist Sustanibility
M 408C Differen & Integral Calculus

South Mall
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 End of the World as We Know It
CC 303 Intro to Classical Mythology

Texas Fight
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
M 408C Differen And Integral Calculus
UGS 303 Idead of the 20th Century

The Blanton
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 Latin American Envir Hist/Sustain
SOC 308S Intro to Health and Society

The Co-Op
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 Our Global Backyard
CH 301 Principles of Chemistry I

The Tower
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 Popular Astronomy
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 The Dr/Patient Relationship
NTR 306 Fundamentals of Nutrition

Wayfinder
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 Popular Astronomy
TD 301 Intro to Theatre

Sanger
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 Our Global Backyard
CH 301 Principles of Chemistry I

Whitis
UGS 018 First-Year Interest Group SMNR
UGS 303 Middle