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The University of Texas at Austin

The University of Texas at Austin’s West Texas Admissions Center is located in Lubbock and serves prospective students, families, and high school counselors in the western plains and panhandle region of Texas, including Lubbock, Midland-Odessa, Amarillo, Abilene, San Angelo, and the areas surrounding these cities.

What We Offer

The West Texas Admissions Center offers the following services:

Should I meet with someone?

Admissions staff are available to answer questions about the application and enrollment process, but meeting with someone from Admissions won't impact your admission decision. Interviews are not part of the university's general admissions process.

Information Sessions

Whether you're a high-school student exploring your college options or a current college student who is interested in transferring to UT Austin, we offer information sessions that will help you.

Information Session details

Prospective Freshman Information Sessions (For current high-school students)

Are you a high school student considering a future at The University of Texas at Austin? During this information session, an admissions counselor from the West Texas Admissions Center will share details about UT Austin, including why we’re consistently ranked among the top universities and are a top destination for students from around the world.

See the "Upcoming Sessions" sections below for scheduled sessions. Select a session to register (if available).

Prospective Transfer Information Sessions (For current college students)

Are you a student studying—or who has previously studied—at another college or university who would like to pursue a future at The University of Texas at Austin? During this information session, an admissions counselor from the West Texas Admissions Center will share details about UT Austin, including why we’re consistently ranked among the top universities and are a top destination for students from around the world.

See the "Upcoming Sessions" sections below for scheduled sessions. Select a session to register (if available).

»Upcoming Sessions in Lubbock

Select a date below to register for a session in our West Texas Admissions Center in Lubbock.

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»Upcoming Sessions Around West Texas

From time to time, we'll host  sessions in towns around West Texas. Select a date below to register for a session being offered near you.

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Space at each session is limited. The information at each session—whether in Lubbock or held elsewhere—will be identical, so choose the date and location that is the most convenient for your family. If there are no sessions available, please check this page at a later date for updated info session dates and times.

Who We Are

Ashley Bruner, Admissions Counselor
Stephanie Lewis, Program Coordinator
Katie Runde, Admissions Counselor

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Are you a Texas Ex living in West Texas?

We need your help sharing your UT Austin experience with prospective and admitted students from West Texas. There are many ways to get involved with our recruitment efforts, but the first step is to sign up with Exes for Texas—a program in the Office of Admissions that connects Texas Exes with prospective and admitted students. Once we know how to contact you and learn about the ways you’d like to get involved with our recruitment activities, we’ll be happy to call on you during the year.

Location and Hours

The UT Austin-West Texas Admissions Center is located in the Sentry Plaza II building which is next door to the Embassy Suites and across the highway from the South Plains Mall.

The center is open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (with the exception of university holidays).

Map to West Texas Admissions Center

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512-475-7387
The University of Texas at Austin
Office of Admissions
P.O. Box 8058
Austin, TX 78713-8058

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