University of Texas at Austin

The University of Texas at Austin is a public research university in Austin, Texas. It was founded in 1883 and is the oldest institution in the University of Texas... Wikipedia

  • Former names:  The University of Texas, (1881–1967)
  • Motto:  Disciplina Praesidium Civitatis (Latin)
  • Motto (English):  "Education is the Guardian of the State"
  • Type:  Public research university
  • Established:  September 15, 1883
  • Parent institution:  University of Texas System
  • Academic affiliations:  AAU, URA, ORAU, Space-grant
  • Endowment:  $42.9 billion (system-wide) (2021)
  • Budget:  $3.1 billion (2018)
  • President:  Jay Hartzell
  • Provost:  Sharon L. Wood
  • Academic staff:  3,133 (Fall 2021)
  • Administrative staff:  11,645 (2015)
  • Students:  51,991 (Fall 2021)
  • Undergraduates:  40,916 (Fall 2021)
  • Postgraduates:  11,075 (Fall 2021)
  • Campus:  Large City, 431 acres
  • Newspaper:  The Daily Texan
  • Colors:  Burnt Orange and White
  • Mascot:  Bevo, Hook 'em
  • Sporting affiliations:  NCAA Division I FBS, Big 12 (through June 30, 2025), SEC (as of July 1, 2025)
  • Website:  www.utexas.edu
  • Data Source:  DuckDuckGo