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The Department of Physics has many ways for you to meet your fellow students and get involved. There are various events scheduled throughout the academic year, organizations to join, and a number of ways to enjoy your time as an undergraduate.  Click on the links below for information on other programs available through the College of Natural Sciences and UT.


Directed Reading Program

This program pairs undergraduate and graduate students to learn about a physics topic of their mutual interest.


Undergraduate Physics Information Repository

Your unofficial guide to studying physics at UT Austin



A searchable database designed to support undergraduate participation in research.


Freshman Research Initiative

For first year students.


Undergraduate Research Mailing List

Get information on projects, stipends, etc.


Office of Undergraduate Research

Information you need to have about undergraduate research.


Summer Research Scholars Program

Summer research programs.



Information on becoming a teacher, becoming certified to teach and getting involved in the community.