Initiatives

Study abroad creates access for students to engage in international activities. We have developed some key initiatives to help us reach this goal.

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Hutchison and First Abroad Scholars

We provide scholarships specifically for first generation undergraduate college students thanks to the generous support of an endowment.

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Curriculum Integration

We know you want to graduate on time and earn credit that applies directly to your degree requirements, so we work directly with departments to map out a plan for your success.

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President's Award for Global Learning

The President's Award for Global Learning engages students and faculty to examine real-world challenges and enact solutions in an international context.

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Mexico Initiative

As our closest international economic power, Mexico presents a number of advantages and opportunities to UT students; UT Austin is actively encouraging students to choose to study, intern or research in Mexico.

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Latin America Initiative

We are committed to increasing student exchange between UT Austin and Latin America and have curated 63 programs across 12 countries in 3 languages for UT students in any major and on any budget.

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Undocumented/DACA

Advance Parole applications are no longer being accepted due to the partial rescission of DACA on 9/5/2017. Therefore, study abroad will no longer be an option for undocumented students who have been approved for DACA.