Undergraduates currently enrolled in another college or school at The University of Texas at Austin who wish to pursue a major offered by the School of Architecture must submit an internal transfer application.
In order to be eligible to apply, students must meet the following requirements:
- Complete at least 24 hours in-residence (i.e. at UT Austin) by the end of a spring semester
- Earn at least a 3.25 UT Austin GPA
- Attend ONE of the information sessions offered during the fall semester
- Turn in a completed application by the March 1st deadline
Emphasis is given to strong performance in university courses, especially courses relevant to the degree program to which the applicant is applying. Meeting these requirements is no guarantee for admission. View the School of Architecture internal transfer information page and FAQs to learn more.
Prospective University of Texas at Austin students should visit to learn about the application process and how to declare your major.
Architecture students are interested in solving actual and theoretical problems in art and science. They are fascinated in responding to and solving issues related to human needs, aspirations, and sensibilities.
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Through approaches that emphasize solving actual and theoretical problems, students gain the knowledge and skills necessary to link understanding to experience, theory to practice, and art to science in ways that respond to human needs, aspirations, and sensibilities. Architecture students complete their degrees with the knowledge, creativity, and critical thinking skills required not only to be proficient within the professional environment, but also to transform the lives of individuals and, consequently, society as a whole.