Information for Prospective Students
Congratulations. You have just taken the first step toward your graduate education.
The Graduate School is dedicated to excellence in research and embraces the values of learning, innovation and creativity. We cultivate our students to become the leaders of tomorrow, and are dedicated to recruiting the best and brightest graduate students from across the country and around the world.
Take some time to explore all the exciting things The University of Texas at Austin has to offer.
Where to Begin
- My Grad School | Create a profile to help you get connected
- Programs & Deadlines | Explore the university's 94 doctoral and 134 master's degree programs and their rankings, and find specific information on contacts and deadlines for your program
- Doctoral Statistics | Statistical information about the characteristics of the university's doctoral programs is available for students who wish to compare the university's doctoral programs with other institutions.
- GradGuide | View a copy of the intro to life as a graduate student
- Recruiting Schedule | Visit us at a recruiting event
- Visit Us | Schedule a visit to tour the campus
- UT Austin 360º | Take a flash tour of campus
- Learn from Alumni | Connect with alumni in your hometown
Also, be sure to educate yourself about our application process. The links below provide some basic information that will assist you in applying.
Why UT Austin?
Learn more about what makes UT Austin stand out above the crowd. Selecting a graduate school is a very personal decision, and you will want to learn as much as possible before making a selection.
Attention: UT Undergrads
For the past 100 years, the Graduate School at The University of Texas at Austin has been educating scholars and changing lives. As a graduate student here, you will join this tradition of excellence by becoming part of an active and diverse community of scholars that serves as the backbone of the university's academic enterprise.