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4 College Freshman

Guys & Girls: You really can just wear what your comfortable wearing and go to class like that and that's for guys and girls. People hear are hardworking and most I would say have a strong interest in learning, meeting new people and experiencing something new.

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4 College Sophomore

Guys & Girls: Since most people at UT are pretty actives guys stay in good shape generally. There are tons of douchebags but overall you can find cute, nice guys fairly easily and everyone is very friendly

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4 College Freshman

Guys & Girls: UT has a lot of people and a lot of attractive people. The only downside is that there's almost no dating scene for non-straight people. Most of the couples you see are the typical straight, white sorority girl and frat guy. Or Korean couples with matching outfits - I don't know why that's a thing, but it is, and I guess that's pretty cool. Most of the girls here are gorgeous, it's just that none of them are into other girls.

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5 College Junior

Guys & Girls: Students at my college are very attractive. Then guys wear more of a southern look than most schools. By that I mean they wear Sperry shoes, preppy shorts, and a button down. The southern girls at my college like to get dressed up very often. They wear big jewelry, colorful dresses, and wedges. The social life is great here. I live in Austin, TX so there is plenty of outdoors activities to do here. The social life is very fun, it involves going to the lake, lake restaurants, the green belt, and natural springs.

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5 College Junior

Guys & Girls: The student body is great. People are very accepting regardless of skin color.

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Texas, overall, is an attractive state, and UT, the largest university in the state, is certainly no exception. There is every type of guy and girl on campus. With 50,000 students how could you not find someone that you find attractive? Styles here range from skater to sorority girl, hippie to prep, activist to stoner, model to “anything but,” frat boy to thug, prissy girl to outdoorsy, and of course, there’s a fair share of nerds and jocks. You can find whatever it is you are looking for at UT. However, it is somewhat difficult to find someone who wants the same things that you want, i.e. a relationship or no strings attached, depending on your philosophy and your current place in life.

The guys at UT agree that the girls here are hot and they enjoy going to class for the eye candy, if nothing else. The guys here unfortunately have yet to win any awards, but there are definitely a lot of good looking ones out there. This campus may not be as diverse racially as other campuses, but there is definitely a diversity in the types of people at this school. So, whatever your type is, you should be able to find someone who suits your fancy.

Facts & Statistics

Female Undergrads
Male Undergrads
Birth Control Available?
University Health Center-SSB
Best Places to Meet Guys & Girls
  1. Fraternity parties
  2. Downtown
  3. Dorms
Best Places to Hook Up
  1. Frat houses
  2. Bars
  3. Dorms
  4. Mt. Bonnell
  5. Your bed, you exhibitionist you
Social Scene
The social scene on and around the UT campus is definitely one of the most positive things about this university. We are often ranked as one of the top 10 (or at least in the top 20) party schools in the nation. The students at Texas definitely know how to have fun. Whether it is storming Guadalupe after Ricky Williams won the Heisman, and thousands of students were singing the "Eyes of Texas," while others climbed on top of a Capital Metro Bus, or a rowdy frat party, the social scene at UT can't be beat. After we win a home football game, there are always huge celebrations on campus, at the fraternity houses, and downtown. Organizations on campus have house and apartment parties, and this is a great way to spend time with your friends outside of working on the main purpose of your organization, whether it be political, service, honorary, or social.
Hookups or Relationships?
The people who want to be in relationships, at least the guys, are in them. Most guys want hookups (not to say that girls don't want them, as well), but it is pretty much guaranteed that guys are interested in casual hookups. Freshman year is definitely not a time for relationships, as there are too many people to meet to be tied down. I also don't recommend long distance relationships or relationships where one partner is still in high school during your freshman year. This is especially true if you will be living in a coed dorm. Cheating will occur. I've seen it too many times, and as much as you want to say you won't do it, it is more than likely going to happen. So, you might as well just go to college single and be able to do what you want to do without hurting someone else. Dating, as in going out on dates, is almost non-existent here, outside of relationships. Dating consists of hanging out, going to parties, or maybe going to or meeting up at a bar. I would ask the new generation of Longhorn men to try and change this, and take the girls out on real dates once in awhile. Trust me, they'll appreciate it.
Best Places to Meet Guys/Girls
With 50,000 students on campus and 7,000 freshman in your class, there have got to be a few that you like. A great way to meet people is if you live in a coed dorm because everyone is right there, either right down the hall, next door, or on the next floor. And the coed dorm is also very conducive to hookups, as everyone is located quite conveniently. Fraternity parties are also a popular place to meet people, and alcohol helps everyone overcome any shyness they might possess. Students might also meet someone in class-a novel idea. Study groups are good for your grade point average, as well as your social life, if you pick those you find most attractive to join your group. Bars, once you are 21, are definitely a place to meet people, and you could meet a different sort of person than the type you normally hang around with. Sixth Street attracts people from all over Austin, not just students. Organizations on campus are another opportunity to meet people, and these people you know you will have something in common with.
Dress Code
You can wear anything at UTA when you are going to class. It's easy to spot the freshmen girls on campus because they are the ones who take the time to shower before class, to put on full makeup, to wear a skirt and cute top. Once girls get older, they realize that it doesn't matter what they look like for class and they wear what everyone else wears: T-shirts, jeans, pajama pants, soft shorts, wind pants, sweat shirts, tank tops, little or no makeup, un-showered. You can tell the freshmen guys by the orange shirts that they wear to class at least three days a week. A little thing we like to say is, "We get it, you got in!" Once they grow out of that, guys wear T-shirts, jeans, khaki shorts, athletic shorts, wind pants, khaki pants, sweatshirts, and polo shirts. Pretty much everyone in the Greek system will wear their Greek T-shirts almost everyday on campus. Flip-flops are definitely a must on campus, and they are worn year-round, as it never really gets too cold for them. Reefs are very popular, as are Rainbows. Lots of guys wear boots, New Balance tennis shoes, and Merrells are also pretty popular.

Student Polls

I would say girls on campus are    Based on 217 responses

Strongly disagree
Strongly agree
  • Attractive
  • Athletic
  • Creative/artsy
  • Friendly
  • Fun
  • Geeky
  • Hardworking
  • Into partying
  • Outgoing
  • Preppy
  • Religious
  • Smart
  • Stuck-up

I would say guys on campus are    Based on 219 responses

Strongly disagree
Strongly agree
  • Attractive
  • Athletic
  • Creative/artsy
  • Friendly
  • Fun
  • Geeky
  • Hardworking
  • Into partying
  • Outgoing
  • Preppy
  • Religious
  • Smart
  • Stuck-up

What kinds of relationships have you had since coming to school?    Based on 201 responses

  • 19% None
  • 19% Casual dating at your school
  • 18% Long-distance relationship
  • 14% Random hook-up with someone at your school
  • 8% Long-term relationship with someone at your school
  • 7% Exclusively dating someone at your school
  • 4% Random hook-up with someone at a neighboring school
  • 4% Long-term relationship with someone at a neighboring school
  • 3% Exclusively dating someone at a neighboring school
  • 2% Casual dating at a neighboring school

What are the best places to meet guys/girls?    Based on 72 responses

  • 25% Classes
  • 14% Not at a party, unless you're trying too hookup
  • 13% Dorms
  • 13% Organization meeting
  • 12% Fraternity parties
  • 10% Downtown
  • 5% Classroom
  • 3% Dining Hall
  • 3% Parties
  • 2% Kick-backs

What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?    Based on 128 responses

  • 35% UNIQUE
  • 17% Intelligent
  • 17% Happy to be there
  • 16% Hardworking
  • 4% Confident
  • 4% Rich and snobby or intelligent and hardworking
  • 3% Attractive
  • 2% Hipsters
  • 1% Fun

What are the best ways to make friends at your school?    Based on 132 responses

  • 29% Join clubs and find people with similar interests
  • 17% Just talk 2 people "hi my name is.."
  • 17% Mostly people in the same major
  • 13% Living on campus
  • 10% Greek life
  • 7% Join a spirit group
  • 5% Parties and Sixth Street
  • 2% Campus jobs
  • 0% Living at an off campus dorm

How accepting is LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender) dating life on campus?    Based on 73 responses

  • 41% There are lots of openly-dating LGBT couples. It is widely accepted.
  • 55% There are some openly-dating LGBT couples. A lot of people accept it.
  • 4% There are almost no openly-dating LGBT couples. Most people don't accept it.
  • 0% You won't see any LGBT couples on campus. It is widely not accepted.

How would you rate the social scene on campus?    Based on 252 responses

  • 75% Very vibrant, with lots of popular activities available almost every day.
  • 23% Active, with a handful of popular activities.
  • 1% Quiet, with few popular activities and chances to meet new people.
  • 1% Lacking, with almost no interesting or popular activities.



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