Academics

16 Amazing Science Breakthroughs from 2014
We contribute to the "best-of" list frenzy by celebrating scientific breakthroughs. Read more about big findings from 2014.
Q&A: How Not to Study for Finals
Imagine running a marathon after training for only a week... How will you ever finish? Find out why endurance running and studying have a lot in common and get some helpful tips.
Five UT Programs Changing Education
From perfecting the pitch for the next great idea to cultivating the next generation of scientists, these programs extend Longhorn expertise beyond the Forty Acres.
Plants: The Future of Energy?
A group of first-year students are examining the viability of switchgrass as an alternative energy source. Watch a video about diving into research through the Freshman Research Initiative.
#ReportingUT Puts Student Journalists on Assignment
Journalism students at UT get hands-on reporting experience outside the classroom. Follow them at #reportingUT.
Know - Your connection to a world of ideas
We contribute to the "best-of" list frenzy by celebrating scientific breakthroughs. Read more about big findings from 2014.
Imagine running a marathon after training for only a week... How will you ever finish? Find out why endurance running and studying have a lot in common and get some helpful tips.
From perfecting the pitch for the next great idea to cultivating the next generation of scientists, these programs extend Longhorn expertise beyond the Forty Acres.
A group of first-year students are examining the viability of switchgrass as an alternative energy source. Watch a video about diving into research through the Freshman Research Initiative.
Journalism students at UT get hands-on reporting experience outside the classroom. Follow them at #reportingUT.

Academic Dates & Deadlines

February 4, Wednesday: Twelfth class day; this is the date the official enrollment count is taken.
February 4, Wednesday: Last day an undergraduate student may add a class except for rare and extenuating circumstances.
February 4, Wednesday: Payment for added classes (add bill) due by 5:00 pm.

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