Discovery starts here in the College of Natural Sciences
We believe in discovery, in nurturing curiosity, in pursuing big questions and in solving global challenges. With 15 majors and dozens of programs of study, the College of Natural Sciences at The University of Texas at Austin offers the chance to forge a bold educational path, unique to you.
At a Glance
One of the largest colleges of science in the nation is also one of the most impactful.
Student researchers participate in the largest undergraduate research program at a single university.
Tenured and tenure-track faculty drive our scientific, mathematical and technology breakthroughs.
Top 10-ranked programs for undergraduates and graduate students span our disciplines (U.S. News & World Report).
You Belong in Natural Sciences
We are committed to being an inclusive community that celebrates the dignity of every individual, honors differences and lets each person know that they belong.
Texas Science News
FDA-Approved RSV Vaccine Enabled by Work of UT Molecular Biologist
Every year, millions of people become sickened by RSV, and more than 100,000 die. New vaccines with a connection to UT Austin may help turn those numbers around.
Make the Best City Home
Austin shows up on countless “best of” lists. And many of its best places and spaces are right here in the College of Natural Sciences.
Study. Research. Lead.
Dozens of degree offerings. Hundreds of research labs. Organizations for every interest.