YOUatUT is a one day pre-college event for high school students (rising 9th-12th grade students) interested in exploring the different engineering fields that The University of Texas at Austin has to offer. Discover how engineering is a profitable and flexible career with unlimited possibilities such as working in medicine, law, research and a wide variety of other industries.

At YOUatUT, participants will explore how engineering benefits society and impacts the world through:

  • Engineering sessions (tours, presentations and activities) led by industry professionals, engineering faculty and/or graduate students
  • Interactive introductions to a variety of engineering areas and exciting career options
  • Creative engineering design and fun hands-on engineering projects

2020 YOUatUT Details

The next camp will take place March 20, 2020. Registration will be available soon.

Tentative Agenda

  • 8:30 AM — Participant Check-in
  • 9 AM — YOUatUT Family Welcome*
  • 10:15 AM — Engineering Design Challenge 1
  • 11 AM — Engineering Expedition
  • 12 PM — Career Conversations and Lunch
  • 1 PM — Visualization Lab and Engineering Student Panel
  • 3:15 PM — Engineering Design Challenge 2
  • 4:15 PM — Closing Remarks
  • 4:30 PM — Student Pick-up

* The 9-10:15 AM Family Welcome is optional for family members. Cockrell School of Engineering staff will be available to answer questions about admissions, housing, etc.

Program Cost

There is a non-refundable registration fee of $250 for each participant interested in attending. Lunch and one validated parking pass are included as part of the registration fee.

Registration Process

Registration for our next camp will be available soon.