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Academic Rigor
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Most Helpful Review for The University of Texas at Austin
  • Category: Tips for prospective students
  • Review by: Francesca from San Antonio, TX
  • 130 out of 132 people found this review helpful

1. As a student at UT, you should always join at least one club. This way you can get to know at least a small amount of people. If you're in a tight knit club then you'll end up going places, like parties, together. 2. Don't be afraid to approach people in you classes and introduce yourself. It's always good to have at least one friend in each class. 3. Create study groups with friends and study ahead of time before you go out and party that way you don't fall behind in your school work. 4. Go to your...

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  • chelsea from san antonio, tx
  • Jul-16-2016 I am a past student here

    whether you are looking for a quiet study session in the library or a cozy corner in the union, for a suntan and a guitar song on the lawn, a professor in a three-piece suit in an auditorium or a professor wearing sandals and a hawaiian shirt who wants to hold class outside, this is the university for you. although some of the classes are large (over 100 students), these lectures are accompanied by smaller groupings with the ta for deep discussions, and close-knit peer groups abound as you hone in on your major. as their slogan (what starts here changes the world) promises, i came to ut having never left the united states, and when i graduated, i left with a one-way ticket to the adventure of a lifetime teaching english in russia.

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  • jordan from heath, tx
  • Jun-15-2016 I am a current student here

    the school is in a great location with lots of places to visit. i feel like i'm getting a quality, relevant education. the campus itself feels very safe.

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  • a wanna-be longhorn
  • Apr-18-2016 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    the campus is huge and is nestled in an amazing and ever-busy city. the entrance programs to get one acclimated to the college lifestyle seem comprehensive and helpful. from what i've heard from current students, the school is an amazing place to be with wonderful traditions and amazing opportunities.

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  • joshua from fort worth, tx
  • Apr-15-2016 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    this school seems like an amazing prospect. my only concern is the cost as it may be the only thing that will prevent me from attending. other than that ut is a school with a rich history with a nice location close to the state capital and great views.

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  • lorenzo - galveston, tx
  • Apr-02-2016 I am researching this school and have not visited the campus

    this university is going to be amazing. also, it's located on the greenest city in texas. when i graduate from my high school, i am going to attend to it on june 2018

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  • Juan from Austin, TX
  • Mar-28-2016 I am a current student here

    The university has something for everyone whether is a club, degree, or interest. There are many world class professors who are doing research on cutting edge technology. It is located in the best city in Texas.

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  • Sydney from Aurora, TX
  • Feb-12-2016 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    The campus is huge and spread out but in an amazing and quirky city.

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