The University of Texas at Austin is a state research university in Austin, Texas, USA. It is the flagship institution of the University of Texas System. Founded in 1883, its campus is approximately 0.25 miles from the Texas State Capitol in Austin. The institution has the fifth-largest single-campus enrollment in the nation as of fall 2010 , with over 50,000 undergraduate and graduate students and 16,500 faculty and staff. It currently holds the largest enrollment of any college in Texas. The University of Texas at Austin was named one of the original eight Public Ivy institutions and was...
|Location:|| Austin, Texas
|Founded:||September 15, 1883|
|School type:||University, Public university, Flagship university, Land-grant university|
|Colors:||White, Burnt Orange|
|School newspaper:||The Daily Texan|