德州大学奥斯汀分校


The University of Texas at Austin

Website of Unviersity: http://www.utexas.edu/

Website for inbound exchange students: http://world.utexas.edu/isss/students/exchange

Number of Semester Placements

One Academic Year:6

Semester Information

Fall Semester:
Classes begin – August 30
Finals – December 14-16, 18-20

Spring Semester:
Classes begin – January 16
Finals – May 9-12, 14-15

Important dates for exchange students: http://world.utexas.edu/isss/students/exchange/dates

Application Informaiton

Deadlines

Spring Semester: October 1

Fall Semester: March 1

Application Process

http://world.utexas.edu/isss/students/exchange/apply

Course Information

Full time load 12+ credit hours
1 Credit =? Class hours 1 credit = 1 lecture hour (this may vary and is not an exact estimate)
1 Course = ? Credit 1 course typically = 3 credits (this varies by difficulty of class)
How the numbering system works at UT Austin: http://world.utexas.edu/isss/students/exchange/academicplanning#reg
Minimum course enrolment for exchange students 12 credit hours
Maximum course enrolment for exchagne students 17 credit hours (students must receive permission from the dean of their department to register for more than 17 hours)

Insurance

Enrollment in the UT Student Health Insurance Plan is a requirement of the UT Austin exchange program: http://world.utexas.edu/isss/insurance

Student Visa Applications

Once students have been admitted and their Certification of Financial Responsibility has been completed, we will issue their DS2019 (J-1 immigration status document). Students will then be able to book a visa appointment with their respective embassy to apply for a J-1 visa.

Estimated living Expenses per month

Living expenses vary from $1375 to $1550 per month depending on individual lifestyle and choice of housing.

Costs of on-campus living: http://housing.utexas.edu/future/prices-billing

Housing

On – Campus http://housing.utexas.edu/
Off- Campus http://world.utexas.edu/isss/students/new/housing

Internship Opportunities

Exchange students can participate in academic training during or immediately following their exchange program: http://world.utexas.edu/isss/students/employment/j1student 

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