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Prospective UT Students

Incoming freshmen and (external) transfer students can declare Health & Society as their major at the time of their application to UT. For new student admission information, please visit the Office of Admissions website.

Internal Transfer Admission 

The internal transfer application is currently Open Applications will be due at 11:59pm on December 1, 2022

Current UT students interested in declaring Health & Society must submit an internal transfer application.

To be considered for internal transfer into H S, you must meet all of the following criteria:

  • Attend an Internal Transfer Information Session (see below).
  • Minimum 2.75 cumulative UT GPA with at least 12 hours in-residence taken for a letter grade.
  • Must be prior to fifth long semester in college, at UT Austin or at a previous institution. Transfer students entering the University with 4 or more semesters can only apply in their first semester at UT.
  • Submit a compelling essay response.

Students who do not meet the eligibility criteria and still want to apply can explain their circumstances within the application. 

Fall 2022 Internal Transfer Information Sessions

Are you a current UT student interested in learning more about internally transferring to Health & Society? Attend an information session to learn more about the major and determine if it is a good fit for you!

Attendance at an information session is mandatory for students applying to internally transfer to the major.

You must RSVP for an info session to receive the Zoom link.

Information Sessions:
Thursday, September 29, 1:00 pm
Wednesday, October 12, 11:00 am
Wednesday, November 16, 3:30 pm
Monday, December 5, 10:30 am*

*The information session in December will be held after the December 1 application deadline. Please submit your application before the deadline then attend this session if you are unable to make any of the other ones.