International Relations and Global Studies

Incoming Freshman and Transfer Admission

To declare IRG as your major when you first enter UT as a freshman or transfer student, you must indicate INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS AND GLOBAL STUDIES as your first choice major on your UT application form.

Upon admission as an IRG major:

  • Plan to attend new student orientation the summer before you begin your studies.
  • Attend the IRG group advising session during orientation
  • Review IRG Program Overview
  • Review IRG study abroad requirements

For information on UT Austin Admission Standards visit the UT Office of Admissions website.