All freshman applicants must submit a required essay: Topic A in ApplyTexas, or the UT Austin Required Essay in the Coalition application. Please keep your essay between 500–700 words (typically two to three paragraphs).
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A type of person who should not attend our school would be one who does not intend to study, expecially if they are within the biology and/or mathematics fields. A great amount of attention is being paid to the science field (new building, equipment, etc.) and much is expected of our science students.
3.83 With a GPA of 3.83, UT Austin requires you to be near the top of your class, and well above average. You'll need mostly A's, ideally with several AP or IB classes to help show your preparation at a college level. If you're a junior or senior, your GPA is hard to change from this point on.
The writing component of the application includes one long essay and three short essay questions, with additional writing requirements for students applying to these programs: Art/Art History, Architecture, Nursing, and Social Work. Want to know your chances at UT Austin?Aug 12, 2021
How to Get Into UT Austin: The Admissions Criteria. UT Austin is one of the most selective public colleges or universities in the US, with a 40.40% acceptance rate, an average of 1275 on the SAT, an average of 29 on the ACT and an rough average unweighted GPA of 3.7 (unofficial).Jun 5, 2019