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Registration Tips for Orientation

Registering for classes can be a confusing and nerve-racking process, especially at orientation. An advisor in the Vick Center has compiled several tips to consider when registering for your first semester of classes. (read more)

Read the Books UT Professors Love

Distinguished faculty members recommended over 50 books for the Class of 2019 to read and discuss at this year’s Freshman Reading Round-Up. View this year's summer reading list. (read more)

Five Steps to Finding a Research Project

Summer is a great time to prepare for a research project in the fall. The Office of Undergraduate Research has compiled five basic steps to consider when looking for a project at the Forty Acres. (read more)

Two Undergraduates Awarded Summer Exploration Grants

One winner will study abroad in China while the other explores business and communications.(read more)

Farewell President Bill Powers

Bill Powers was instrumental in the founding of the School of Undergraduate Studies. Read about how the university's 28th president has shaped the school. (read more)

Moses Family Raises $220,000 for New UGS Scholarship

The James Graham Moses Scholarship will benefit an incoming UGS student from the greater Houston area who demonstrates the qualities of leadership, community engagement, and involvement with extra curricular activities.(read more)

UGS Featured in The Alcalde's News Show

The School of Undergraduate Studies takes the spotlight in The Hook, a weekly news show produced by the Texas Exes. (read more)

UGS Staffers Recognized for Innovation

Patty Micks and Lori Holleran Steiker have been awarded the 2015 Cale McDowell Award for Innovation in Undergraduate Studies. Read about the winners and the award's history. (read more)

Five UGS Staff Members Honored

Five UGS staff members received awards at the President's Staff Awards ceremony on Thursday, May 7. Two received the Outstanding Staff Award and three received Staff Service Awards. (read more)

Congratulations 2015 Graduating Seniors

The third cohort of seniors who started in the School of Undergraduate Studies graduated from The University of Texas this year. Read profiles of some of our outstanding alumni. (read more)