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The University of Texas at Austin looks for applicants with a genuine commitment to its core values—learning, discovery, freedom, leadership, individual opportunity and responsibility. 

Sound like you? Then let’s get started. Apply for admission today.

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Admission

Whether you’re a high-school student seeking freshman admission, a prospective transfer, a returning student, or just someone planning on visiting for a summer term, The University of Texas at Austin welcomes your application. Learn more about updates to the Fall 2021 undergraduate admissions and the temporary SAT/ACT requirement.

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Honors Programs

Students looking for more than the usual academic challenge may apply to one of our honors programs. Two—Canfield Business Honors and Natural Sciences Honors—also accept applications from transfer students. 

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On-Campus Housing

Thinking of making your home in one of our 14 residence halls, complete with a dedicated honors community? Apply for on-campus housing. After all, studies show that living on campus can help you earn a higher GPA and graduate on time.