There’s no better way to decide if The University of Texas at Austin and the College of Natural Sciences is the right fit for you than to see it for yourself! We encourage you to sign-up to schedule your campus visit.

All questions regarding freshman or transfer admission to the University should be directed to the Office of Undergraduate Admissions.

Admitted to CNS for Fall 2019? 
Contact the CNS First Year Advising Center at (512) 471-4536. 

Are you a current UT student interested in internal transfer?
Send your inquiry to the following address:

While we do not offer tours of our College at this time, please check out our virtual tour of CNS to learn more about our College, research, and opportunities we offer by exploring Science of the Forty Acres.

Natural Sciences Information Sessions

The best way to visit and learn more about the College of Natural Sciences is through one of our information sessions. This session provides an overview of the college at-large including fields of study, degree options, research, student communities, honors programs, and other opportunities available to all undergraduates in the College of Natural Sciences.

We hope to see you soon!

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For questions or problems regarding your online registration, please contact the Office of Undergraduate Admissions for assistance at 512-475-7387.

Natural Sciences Honors Programs

CNS Honors Programs are incorporated into the general College of Natural Sciences information session. This session provides an overview of honors programs alongside many other outstanding student resources and opportunities in the college.

Please direct all college and honors admissions questions to Specific questions from admitted CNS honors students or questions regarding the CNS honors program experience may be sent to

Computer Science Campus Visits

Provides an opportunity to visit a class and interact with faculty, advisors, and current students in Computer Science. More information is available on the Computer Science visit page.

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Health Professions Individual Appointments and Information Session

All prospective UT Austin students interested in the health care profession are welcome to attend a Health Professions information sessions, when available. These sessions are in conjunction with Office of Admissions events (Longhorn Saturday's in July, August, September or Longhorn Monday's in October, November, and February) and cover general information about pre-health profession tracks as well as services provided by the Health Professions Office to help with academic and career planning.

Register for a Longhorn Saturday/Monday session » or contact the Office of Admissions to learn more about Longhorn Saturday/Monday events.

During off-peak periods, peer mentors in the Health Professions Office are available to speak with prospective students about health care paths. To inquire about an individual appointment, contact the Health Professions Office at

School of Human Ecology

We welcome you to visit our prospective students website.

Please email the School of Human Ecology Advising Office if you are interested in learning more about our Human Ecology, Human Development and Family Sciences, Nutritional Sciences, Textiles & Apparel, and Public Health programs.

Please email Laura Ortiz-Malave if you are interested in scheduling a Textiles & Apparel faculty visit and tour. We appreciate a two-week notice when scheduling a visit and we will do our best to accomodate your preferences. However, we cannot guarantee a tour without prior notice.

Please contact Shawna Al-Mashouq if you are interested in scheduling an individual appointment to learn more about Public Health.  Group information sessions are listed on the Public Health website.

UTeach Natural Sciences

Please contact UTeach Natural Sciences at 512-232-2770 to set up an individual appointment with an academic advisor. Please call at least two weeks in advance. Appointments may not be available during peak advising and registration times. 

Office of Admissions Events

Visit the Office of Admissions Texas Admissions website for more information about prospective student events.

Campus visits and tours »