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Congratulations on your admission! We’re excited to have you become part of the Texas Law tradition and Longhorn family.

While you are considering your options, we hope you find Texas Law is exactly what you’re looking for – competitive, bold and full of opportunity. We invite you to get started on your journey as a UT Freshlaw, discover all of your opportunities for growth, and see how we’ll help you begin your legal career.

We also like to brag about being located in one of the best cities in the country – we love calling Austin home, and we hope you will, too.

Getting Started

From signing your letter of intent, to figuring out fees and applying for scholarships – we have you covered. Learn more about the things you can check off your to-do list before arriving on campus.
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Getting Involved

At Texas Law, our students work hard. With programs such as the renowned Society Program and our 17 nationally recognized clinics, students experience a holistic approach to legal education and practice.
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Working Toward a Career

As an incoming UT Freshlaw, your legal career has already begun. All of your class work, activities, community service and work experience that you have and will acquire will shape your career.
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Links for Admitted Students

Texas Law Showcase

Important Dates

June 1- August 17
Admissions Office Temporary Relocation (TBA)
June 5
Letter of Intent Due
July 31
Party on the Patio
August 20, 21 & 24
Orientation - Mandatory Sessions
August 22 & 23
Orientation - Optional Weekend Activities
August 25
Reading Day
August 26
Classes Begin
UT Law Admissions 727 East Dean Keeton Street, Austin, TX 78705 (512) 232-1200 6882