Award Winners
2016 Graduate School Award Winners
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The University of Texas at Austin enrolls nearly 8,200 graduate and 2,000 professional students, and awards about 900 doctoral and 3,000 master’s degrees each year. Apply today, and in a few short years, one of them could be yours.

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The University of Texas at Austin is home to more than 100 graduate fields of study, ranging from audiology to printmaking, physics to finance. The academic policies that govern the Graduate School help students engaged in these studies stay on track.

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From funding tuition to paying for other costs of attendance, graduate students at The University of Texas at Austin benefit from the support of the university.

News and Events

2016 Awards for Excellence in Graduate Education Winners Announced

The 2016 winners for the Student and Professional awards have been announced. Check out the winners!

40 UT Graduate Programs Ranked in the Top 10

U.S. News ranks more than 40 UT Graduate programs in the Top 10.

Kathleen Winter, former Paisano Fellow, wins Poetry Award

The 2015 Dobie Paisano Ralph A. Johnston Memorial Fellow, has been awarded the Poetry Society of America’s 2016 The Writer Magazine/Emily Dickinson Award for “The Porch Roof’s Sky Blue Ceiling,” written during her residency at Paisano.

Dobie Fellowships Foster Texas Writers

Nan Cuba, the 2016 Dobie Paisano Jesse H. Jones Writing Fellow, was interviewed for an article about the Dobie Paisano Fellowship Program in the San Antonio Express-News on March 3, 2016.

Key Dates

May 24 - May 26

Continued registration for continuing and readmitted students for the summer session.
Add/Drops for students who have paid.

May 31 - June 1

Registration for all students for all summer sessions.
Add/Drops for students who have paid.

June 3

Tuition payment is due by 5 p.m. Students with zero bills must confirm their registration via the Web to prevent cancellation.

July 8

Registration for students enrolling for the second term only. Tuition and fees must be paid or zero bills confirmed by 5:00 p.m. on July 12.

July 11

Last day for new doctoral candidates to change registration in research hours to dissertation hours.

July 29

Last day to apply for a graduate degree.