What starts here changes the world.
Discovery Starts Here
Texas astronomers working with NASA have helped to discover the first near-Earth-sized planet around a Sun-like star in the “habitable zone,” the range of distances where water could pool on a planet’s surface.How Longhorns helped
Transforming Health Care
Now that UT Austin’s Dell Medical School can officially start accepting applications for its inaugural class, what can students expect if they enroll in the first new medical school in decades to be opened at a Tier 1 research university?Why Dell Med is different
The UT System has recognized 11 UT Austin faculty members for performance in the classroom and dedication to innovation in undergraduate instruction. Each honoree will receive $25,000, one of the nation's largest monetary teaching awards in higher education.See the winners