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Attend Orientation

Congratulations on deciding to enroll at the University of Texas at Austin.

Entering UT as an Undergraduate Studies student? View information for new students.

First Steps

Visit Be A Longhorn and make your admission official.

Sign up for summer orientation.

Apply for financial aid and find campus housing.

Consider reading a book as part of the Freshman Reading Round-Up, and come ready to discuss the book with distinguished UT faculty.


During the three days of summer orientation, you’ll meet fellow incoming students, learn about programs offered by the School of Undergraduate Studies and other university resources, meet with an academic advisor to determine your first fall semester schedule, complete placement exams for subjects like math, English composition, and foreign language, and register for your fall courses.