The University of Texas at Austin

FTP Server


The university's public FTP server,, provides exact local copies (mirrors) of the content of popular download sites. This mirrored content can be accessed by members of the university community, which helps lessen the demands placed on the university's external Internet.


  • Access popular mirrored sites such as Apple, FreeBSD, MySQL, Netscape, Perl, RedHat Linux, and Windows


FTP server access is available at no cost to UT students, faculty, and staff.

We Can Help

Get help from an expert:

* UT Service Desk

* Call us at 512-475-9400

* Submit a help request online

We also have a walk-in service in the first floor lobby of the Flawn Academic Center (FAC). Stop by and let us help you!