|University of Texas Shuttles|
|College is an exciting time. You’re meeting new people, going new places, and learning all kinds of new things. Getting to those new places can be a problem though. If you don’t have a vehicle of your own, finding transportation can be a pain.|
About the University of Texas
The University of Texas is one of the most respected public universities. Their Austin campus is the largest institution in their system. It has grown from 8 buildings to cover 350 acres and over 50,000 students. There are 17 colleges and schools represented on campus and 24,000 faculty and staff.
The University of Texas is well known for their research department. Their students and faculty have made world changing breakthroughs in health innovation. They are also transforming education by constantly exploring new ways of sharing knowledge.
The University of Texas is very well connected with the community. Whether it’s just hosting a dinner downtown or striving to reform healthcare, the University of Texas students are involved with every aspect of community life. They are involved in arts festivals, adult education programs, mentoring youth, tackling social justice issues, and protecting the environment, just to name a few things. There is always something to get involved with at the University of Texas.
Things to do in Austin
If music isn’t your thing, there are still plenty of other attractions in Austin. For outdoor enthusiasts there is year round golfing and biking. Lady Bird Lake is home to all different water sports. History buffs can explore museums and architecture as well as visit Texas’ last true dance hall or stop in at Threadgrill’s a diner where Janis Joplin once sang. The surrounding area offers over 30 vineyards and wineries all eager to let you sample their wines.