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Global Connections on Campus

The University of Texas at Austin’s core academic mission is to educate leaders, create knowledge, and transform health and health care. Texas Global takes that mission worldwide through innovative, interconnected and cross-border programs and partnerships that enrich students, scholars and alumni across disciplines and countries. Through a vast network of area study centers, global research initiatives, student organizations and internationally engaged entities across the university, our global efforts strive to address and solve diverse challenges that make a positive impact around the world


Office of the President

The International Board of Advisors (IBA) brings together a select group of influencers with the president and senior leadership of The University of Texas at Austin to make recommendations on how UT Austin can expand its global network and enhance its presence and impact around the world.


Global Academics

The University’s momentous research and scholarly outreach transcends geographic boundaries. From co-authoring papers and field work in remote areas, to knowledge sharing at conferences and in-country training, our research communities are seeking solutions for global benefit.


Global Health Program

The Global Health Program is a collaboration between Texas Global and the Dell Medical School with an academic focus of service, education and research to improve health outcomes, promote health equity for poor and vulnerable populations globally and revolutionize solutions to the world’s toughest global health challenges.


Global Research Activities 

The university’s momentous research and scholarly outreach transcends geographic boundaries. From co-authoring papers and field work in remote areas, to knowledge sharing at conferences and in-country training, our research communities are seeking solutions for global benefit.


Student Involvement

Hundreds of student organizations at UT are available to students with interests spanning from service and science to food and art. Numerous student organizations highlight and serve the international community on campus and the diversity of these student organizations represents the welcoming nature of our campus culture.