Spring Welcome 2022


The fun doesn’t stop after Spring Orientation! Join us for Spring Welcome, a series of events to welcome you to UT Austin and help you transition to your new university.

*Schedule is subject to change. 

Spring Welcome 2022 Events

Welcome to the Forty Acres: Meet, Greet, and Eat!

Monday, Jan. 31, 2022 - Welcome Bash

10 a.m. - 12 p.m., Jester Corner

We are excited to welcome all students back to the Forty Acres for the spring semester! Grab some breakfast and take a picture with Hook ‘em.

Transfer Trivia

Tuesday, Feb. 1, 2022 - Transfer Trivia

6 p.m., Gregory Gym Games Room

How well do you know your trivia?! We invite all Transfer and non-traditional students to swing by to compete in team-style trivia about pop culture and UT Traditions. Stop by to grab some local Austin snacks (Cornucopia and Amy's Ice Cream) and connect with student groups.

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Thursday, Feb. 3, 2022 - South Endzone Tour

12 p.m., Darrell K. Royal Texas Memorial Stadium

Take a tour of the newly renovated South End Zone of the Darrell K. Royal Stadium. Students will be guided through a tour of the Hall of Fame, the football complex and locker room, and also take a photo on the field!

*RSVP Required.


Thursday, Feb. 3, 2022 - Get Hooked on RecSports

Time TBD, Gregory Gym and Recreational Sports Center

Join RecSports for free group exercise classes throughout the day at Gregory Gym (GRE) and the Recreational Sports Center (RSC) and free access to the Climbing Wall inside Gregory Gym.

You can also stop by GRE, the RSC, or Caven-Clark Basketball courts any time the facilities are open for drop-in recreation. All you need for these activities is your UT student ID.

Spirit Friday

Friday, Feb. 4, 2022 - Spirit Friday

12-3 p.m., Jester Corner

Get pumped and ready for a weekend full of UT basketball at Spirit Friday! There will be food, fun giveaways, a spirited photo backdrop and more. Make sure to cheer on the women’s basketball team against Baylor on Saturday and men’s basketball against Kansas on Sunday!

Spring Camp Texas

Saturday, Feb. 5, 2022 - Spring Camp Texas

10 a.m.-5 p.m., Etter-Harbin Alumni Center

From personal chats with UT professors to learning Texas traditions and making friends, campers leave knowing what it means to be a true Longhorn. This condensed, one-day Camp Texas experience allows spring admitted UT students to get in on the fun of CampTexas! 

I heART Austin

Sunday, Feb. 6, 2022 - I heART Austin

1 - 3:30 p.m., Co-Op Southbound Bus Stop

Join us for a walking street art tour. We'll visit iconic murals and end with a sweet treat.

Visit the "Resources" section of our website for information on academic resources, campus services and ways to get involved.

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