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Student Responses to Review Topic: What To Do For Fun
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  • Lyon from Pflugerville, TX
  • Aug-22-2017 I am a current student here

    The easiest way to have fun in the city of Austin and at UT is to find a friend group, either from your classes, clubs, or people you meet while you're walking around! More specifically, definitely take some time to find clubs and organizations centered around your interests. To do this, you can research clubs using HornsLink, which is an online database that features all the registered student organizations that you can join!

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  • Grant from Houston, TX
  • Aug-15-2017 I am a current student here

    There are so many fun things to do in Austin you really just have to experience it all. Some things I loved to do were: go to football games, go to Zilker Park and play with dogs, go to ACL, go to 6th street (if you're 21), go to the lake and paddle board/kayak, go to Barton Springs and swim in a very cold pool, go to Congress street and TRY ALL THE FOOD because it is so so so good. There are so many more things to do than just that but you'll have to come experience it for yourself!!!

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  • Joanna from Austin, TX
  • Jan-15-2017 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    Visit Austin's many parks, go to barton springs, see the cool graffiti, go to zilker park, check out a small restaurant.

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  • Abigail from Round Rock, TX
  • Jan-03-2017 I am a current student here

    OMG everything. Austin is so cool, you can do anything you want. But mostly, the music scene is amazing. Try to get down to Antone's for a show, or even go on campus to the Cactus Cafe for live music.

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  • Christine Joy from Spring, TX
  • Dec-26-2016 I am a current student here

    There's just so much to do for fun that's it's actually hard choosing what's the best to do. There are several organizations and clubs offered throughout campus that each do something different. Austin also has beautiful places to go hiking/visiting such as Mt. Bonnell. We're also renowned for our music shows. You can go laser tagging at Blazer Tag. If you're a party person the 6th Street is for you. If you love the theater, then you can go watch several plays/musicals performed by students and even some professional actors that travel to do their shows across the nation. Regardless of what you like, I'm sure you'll find it at UT!

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  • Mimi
  • Oct-09-2016 I am a current student here

    If you check on UT Calendar, there will always be some event going on. Take the chance to go to seminars, plays, and other social event that you are even remotely interested in because there is so much to learn on your own.

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  • Alejandra from Dallas, TX
  • Aug-24-2016 I am a current student here

    Joining an organization is definitely ideal because they have many events and help you make friends. However, Austin is a great place for outdoor fun as well as partying. 6th street is fun, but if you're not 21 yet, West Campus always has parties going on. Also, hiking, biking, and swimming are good ways to explore Austin.

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