For those students who want to get a jump on their supplemental essays, UT has made your life easier by releasing its essay prompts.

Below are the supplemental essay prompts for the 2022 application cycle:

Required Short Answers (250-300 words each):

  1.     Why are you interested in the major you indicated as your first-choice major?
  2.     Describe how your experiences, perspectives, talents, and/or your involvement in leadership activities (at your school, job, community, or within your family) will help you to make an impact both in and out of the classroom while enrolled at UT.
  3.     The core purpose of The University of Texas at Austin is, “To Transform Lives for the Benefit of Society.” Please share how you believe your experience at UT-Austin will prepare you to “Change the World” after you graduate.