Making Texas resilient is our grand challenge

Planet Texas 2050

What starts here changes the world.

The University of Texas at Austin provides public access to a first-class education and the tools of discovery. This has resulted in a culture of ambition and leadership, where physical scale is matched by bold goals and achievements.

Serving the State

From the Panhandle to the Gulf Coast, UT is improving the lives of Texans across the state.

Transforming Healthcare

At UT Health Austin, Dell Medical School faculty are providing direct patient care to the people of Austin and Travis County.

Diversity and Inclusion Plan

A blueprint for creating a more inclusive campus culture that involves all schools, colleges and administrative units on campus.

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"Debt: A Natural History," by Daniel Lord Smail, Harvard University
Debt is a human constant. The social implications of systems of credit and debt, however, are not; they can vary significantly over time and space....
Patton Hall (RLP)
Difficult Dialogues public panel on Climate Change, Extreme Weather Events, and Inequality
The University of Texas Humanities Institute and Planet Texas 2050 will hold a Difficult Dialogues public panel on Climate Change, Extreme Weather Events...
Texas Union Building (UNB)
National Fossil Day
Texas Memorial Museum is celebrating National Fossil Day™ , a nationwide event promoting awareness and appreciation of fossils and the science of...
Texas Memorial Museum (TMM)