Department of Art and Art History Prospective Students

How to Apply

Incoming Freshmen

You should apply to The University of Texas at Austin as a Freshman if you:

  • Have or will soon graduate from high school or receive a GED, and
  • Have not enrolled in another college or university after graduating from high school or receiving a GED

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Transfer Students

You should apply to The University of Texas at Austin as a Transfer Student if you:

  • Have graduated from high school or received a GED, and
  • Have enrolled in another college or university after graduating from high school or receiving a GED

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Change/Addition of Major

Currently enrolled or former UT Austin students who are interested in changing major to or adding a simultaneous major in the Department of Art and Art History must become familiar with the University's rules on Transferring from One Division to Another within the University and must adhere to these rules and meet all other departmental application requirements by the stated deadlines.

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Former Student

If you are a former UT Austin student who was last an undergraduate major in our department, you will need to complete an Application for Readmission as a Former Student with the UT Austin Office of Admissions.

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Degree Holder

Applicants who have never attended UT Austin but have already completed an undergraduate or graduate degree elsewhere, and are interested in applying to one our undergraduate degree programs, will apply to UT Austin as an undergraduate transfer student. Please read the information and follow the instructions for Transfer applicants.

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