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Lecture Series Touts Collaboration, Creativity, and Innovation

The eighth annual University Lecture Series puts first-year students in front of top faculty members. (read more)

Undergraduate Studies and Ethics

See how the school is contributing to everyday ethics in the undergraduate curriculum. (read more)

School of Undergraduate Studies Raises Close to $9 Million of Campaign for Texas Total

The Campaign for Texas started in September 2006, which coincides with the inception of the School of Undergraduate Studies. With every dollar donated, the school has contributed to the campaign while also enriching the undergraduate experience on the Forty Acres.(read more)

Freshman Reading Round-Up by the Numbers

For the 12th year, UT professors met with small groups of incoming students the day before fall classes began to connect over their love of good books. First-year students got a head-start making friends and meeting top faculty according to results from this year's student survey. (read more)

Students Benefit from CARE Program

UGS students can now access mental health support at the Vick Center for Strategic Advising & Career Counseling thanks to the Counselor at Residence program which places counselors in closer proximity to academic units. (read more)

Class of 2018 Gone to Undergraduate Studies

The School of Undergraduate Studies welcomed over 600 new students to the Forty Acres with Gone to Undergraduate Studies. (read more)

BDP Welcomes First Class of Digital Arts Scholars

Five talented, creative students make up UT's inaugural cohort of Digital Arts Scholars. These Longhorns have backgrounds in music composition and performance, theatrical lighting design, multimedia sculpture, and graphic design and illustration. (read more)

Social Entrepreneurship & Non-profits BDP Alumna Teaches Abroad

Meet Natasha Raisch, a 2010 UT graduate with a marketing degree and a Bridging Disciplines Programs certificate in Social Entrepreneurship & Non-profits. Learn how her BDP experience has influenced her career as an educator working internationally. (read more)

Student Profile: René Castro

As part of his Conflict Resolution & Peace Studies BDP, René conducted research on the experiences of journalists covering conflict in Mexico. René is double majoring in journalism and theatre and dance and will graduate in December. (read more)

Student Profile: Joanne Koola

A third-year architecture major pursuing a BDP in Environment & Sustainability, Joanne interned with Austin-based HOLOS Collaborative and integrated her study of architecture with a focus on sustainable design inspired by the natural world.(read more)