The University of Texas at Austin

The University of Texas at Austin

Through the years and around the globe, our traditions bind us together as one Longhorn family — proud, ambitious and determined to change the world.

If your group is interested in attending college visits while in Austin then The University of Texas at Austin is a must!

This public research university is the flagship institution for The University of Texas collegiate system, the school considered to be a highly-rated, world-class education facility. The faculty accomplishments alone should tell you how good the quality of education is here, with faculty responsible for famous feats such as the invention of the lithium-ion battery, regular contributions to the New York Times, and much more.

When visiting 'The Forty Acres', as it is nicknamed after the size of its original footprint, your group will be able to explore the campus, classrooms, dorm options, dining options, and much more. Learn all about the more than 170 fields of study across 13 colleges and schools, some popular fields of study including Architecture, Business, Communications, Education, Engineering, GeoSciences, Natural Sciences, Fine and Liberal Arts, Nursing, Pharmacy, and Social Work.

While you are here you will also want to be sure to check out the University of Texas Tower, the 307-foot tower with 27 floors that stands as one of the most recognizable symbols of both the university and the city.  The iconic tower features regular lighting configurations plus an observation deck boasting incredible Austin city views. You may take a self-guided tour of UT Tower during your visit, with information about the tower's architecture provided.