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In the U.S News & World Report rankings, the Cockrell School is ranked 10th overall for its undergraduate programs and 10th overall for graduate programs.

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Current Students

Current Students

With more than 6,000 of the brightest and talented students at the university, the Cockrell School community prepares successful engineering professionals for the 21st century. Discover how you can make a difference in the world by exploring new possibilities through undergraduate and graduate research opportunities or a study abroad experience. Become a leader through your involvement in a student organization, leadership seminars and training, or work experience, while developing teamwork, communication and professional skills. Satisfy your curiosity by working with world-renowned faculty in the classroom or research lab. Learn more about our Undergraduate Education.

Our engineers start here and change the world.

Current Undergraduate Students

Engineering students at The University of Texas at Austin have diverse backgrounds, interests and ideas. They share a love for creative problem-solving and a desire to make a difference in the world.


Current Graduate Students

Cockrell School of Engineering graduate students make this one of the best engineering graduate programs in the U.S. and the world, and an exciting place to be. Students here have the drive to explore and create new technologies and solutions that address critical global challenges.


Student Affairs Office

Contact the Student Affairs Office for answers about policies, procedures, support services and programs.

Location: Ernest Cockrell Jr. Hall (ECJ), Room 2.200
: 512-471-4321
: 512-475-6893
: Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

Quick Facts About the Cockrell School

Download a printable PDF of the 2013-14 Fact Sheet.

Download a printable PDF of the 2012-13 Fact Sheet.

Download a printable PDF of the 2011-12 Fact Sheet.

Download a printable PDF of the 2010-11 Fact Sheet.

Download a printable PDF of the 2009-10 Fact Sheet.

Program for Excellence in Engineering Communication (PEEC)

PEEC was created to help all Cockrell School students communicate successfully and professionally, now and in their future careers. The program is committed to developing communication learning opportunities for all Longhorn engineers, both undergraduate and graduate.

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