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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.

Upcoming EventsExplore the latest events on the Forty Acres

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The Michael Tigar Papers Launch Event
We will celebrate the launch of a digital archive of Michael Tigar’s papers on September 20, 2018 at the University of Texas School of Law. The event is...
Eidman Courtroom (CCJ 2.306), Texas Law
UT Energy Symposium: "Creative Destruction and the Electric Utility of the Future" lecture followed by author book signing
The UT Energy Symposium welcomes­­­­­ David Hurlbut, Senior Analyst at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory, to give a talk titled “Creative...
Peter O'Donnell Jr. Building (POB)
ATXplained Goes to the Stage in a Live Storytelling Performance
KUT News is taking ATXplained – its award-winning crowdsourced reporting project – to the stage in an evening of live storytelling based on questions from...
Texas Union Building (UNB)