Recruitment Programs

EOE recruitment efforts include summer enrichment programs and one-day events designed to motivate and inform prospective students about academic and career opportunities in engineering.


Best of Texas

Who: High School Seniors admitted to Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin
Invited through the Office of Admissions
When: Saturday, March 25, 2017

EOE Connect 

Who: High School Seniors admitted to Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin
EOE Connect is an invite-only event for HS admitted engineering students through the Office of Admissions
When: Saturday, April 15, 2017 


Longhorn Engineering: The Power to Change Your World

Engineering Careers
Who: Invited High School Seniors
When: Saturday, September 24, 2016

Engineering at UT
Who: Invited High School 10th and 11th students
Parent/guardian must remain with the student throughout the entire duration of the event.
When: Saturday, February 4, 2017


My Introduction to Engineering (MITE) Enrichment Program

Who: High School Juniors (completing their Junior year Spring 2017)
When: Session I - June 4  - 9, 2017 or Session II - June 18 - 23, 2017


Your Opportunities are Unlimited (YOU) at UT

YOUatUT is hosted jointly with the Women in Engineering Program (WEP) to recruit underrepresented students into the Cockrell School of Engineering interested in exploring different engineering careers. There is a non-refundable registration fee of $250 for each participant. Lunch is included as part of the registration fee.
Who: 9th - 12th grade students
When: Friday, March 10, 2017


Events with our Student Organizations

These events are a joint effort by our three student organizationsPi Sigma Pi Minority Academic Engineering SocietyNational Society of Black Engineers, and the Society of Hispanic Professional EngineersThe events are for middle school students with the goal of introducing science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) fields to raise interest in ultimately pursuing a STEM career. Middle students will participate in a variety of activities from engineering projects to exciting demonstrations. Middle schools can contact Reyna Flores to be added to the invitation list.

Young Engineers and Scientists (YES) Day
Who: Invited middle school students
Date: Saturday, December 3, 2016 from 10:00AM to 3:00PM on The University of Texas at Austin campus. 
Chaperones, teachers, and/or parents must remain with their students throughout the duration of the event.

Liberation Through Education (LTE) Day 
Who: Invited middle school students
When: May 2017

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K-12 Resources

Explore how engineers use their imagination and analytical skills to solve problems that change the world. Parents, teachers, counselors and students can find additional information about engineering through the following resources.

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Youth Protection Program

The purpose of the Youth Protection Program (YPP) is to protect all minors in their university-sponsored activities and interactions involving members of The University of Texas at Austin community. Read more about the YPP and the restriction of carrying a concealed handgun by any person involved in a University of Texas at Austin camp/program for minors.


Contact Reyna Flores at or at 512-471-5953.

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