UT Orientation Update
Due to the on-going concerns regarding COVID-19, UT Austin has decided to transition all new student orientation sessions (June through August 2020) from in-person experiences to an online format. View our online orientation webpage for details and updates. Orientation is REQUIRED for all new students to be able to register for classes.

Horns Helping Horns

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Horns Helping Horns
Success through support

Horns Helping Horns is a program for  financially independent students and foster care alumni who arrive at UT Austin with little or no family support and very limited resources. The program provides students with advocacy, community, and support through their time at UT Austin. 


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Learn about Horns Helping Horns

The Horns Helping Horns program has many benefits, services and resources for our student members.

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Application

The application for the Fall 2020 semester is open and will close on June 12. If you have any questions about the program, please contact New Student Services at nss@austin.utexas.edu


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Mentorship Program

Horns Helping Horns members have the option to participate in our mentorship program. Mentors are UT Austin staff from both academics and student affairs.

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Stay Up to Date

Horns Helping Horns produces monthly newsletters during the school year in addition to creating yearly reports. Check out the articles that Horns Helping Horns has been featured in.

Contact Us

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Phone: (512) 471-3304
Email: nss@austin.utexas.edu

For Donors

Gifts from alumni, parents and friends of The University of Texas at Austin fund Horns Helping Horns.