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Location and Setting


Austin Population
820,611
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Austin
Campus Size
431 acres

Weather

Temperature
38.6 average low in January, 91.1 average high in September
Rain
85 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Map
Nearest Bus Station
4 mile(s) from campus in Austin
Nearest Train Station
5 mile(s) from campus in Austin

Housing


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Men only housing, women only housing, coed housing, disabled student housing
Students in College Housing
18% of all students
Housing Requirements
 
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are given priority consideration for housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
 
Off-Campus Housing Assistance
 

Security


24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices
Available
24-Hour Security Patrols
Available
Late-Night Transport/Escort Services
Available
Electronically Operated Housing Entrances
Available
Other
 

Personal Support Services


Health Service
Offered
Personal Counseling
Offered
Child Care
Offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Longhorns
School Colors
Burnt orange and white

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Baseball     x x
Basketball x x x x
Crew x x    
Cross-Country Running x x x x
Golf x x x x
Soccer x x    
Softball x x    
Swimming And Diving x x x x
Tennis x x x x
Track And Field x x x x
Volleyball x x    
Women's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball    
Basketball x x
Crew x x
Cross-Country Running x x
Golf x x
Soccer x x
Softball x x
Swimming And Diving x x
Tennis x x
Track And Field x x
Volleyball x x
Mens's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball x x
Basketball x x
Crew    
Cross-Country Running x x
Golf x x
Soccer    
Softball    
Swimming And Diving x x
Tennis x x
Track And Field x x
Volleyball    
Women's Club Sports
archery, badminton, baseball, fencing, gymnastics, ice hockey, lacrosse, racquetball, rock climbing, rugby, sailing, table tennis, ultimate Frisbee, water polo, weight lifting, wrestling
Men's Club Sports
archery, badminton, crew, fencing, gymnastics, ice hockey, lacrosse, racquetball, rock climbing, rugby, sailing, soccer, softball, table tennis, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball, water polo, weight lifting, wrestling

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
basketball, football, golf, racquetball, rock climbing, soccer, softball, swimming and diving, table tennis, tennis, track and field, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
choral groups, marching band, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, television station, national fraternities, national sororities, alpha phi omega, university panhellenic council, asian business students association, longhorn band student organization, campus events + entertainment
Sororities
20.4% of women participate
Fraternities
13% of men participate
ROTC
Army ROTC offered on campus, Navy ROTC is offered on campus, Air Force ROTC offered on campus

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