Welcome & Checklist

Welcome Future Turing Scholars!

Congratulations on your admission to the UT Austin and the Turing Scholars Program! We hope you'll join us at >goto_Turing on Saturday, March 13 or Saturday, March 27 to learn more about our program and community.  

You and your family will get to see what makes our program so special.  You’ll meet members of our wonderful faculty, meet with current Turing Scholars, take a virtual tour of our state-of-the-art facilities, learn more about transitioning to college life, and discover the many opportunities that await you as a Turing Scholar.

Checklist for participants:

  • Register by Tuesday, March 23 (for the March 27 session).  Registration for the March 13 event is now closed.
  • Make sure you have Zoom installed on your computer. 
  • Some activities will take place in Gather. We recommend checking out the common audio/video troubleshooting tips here before the event.

Schedule of Events: (All times Central Time)

10:00 a.m. | Women’s Coffee | Gather

11:00 a.m. | Department Welcome from Dr. Calvin Lin & Student Panel | Zoom

12:15 p.m. | Talk by a Member of our Faculty | Zoom  

12:45 - 3:30p.m. | Meet and Greets | Gather

  • Advising and Scholarship Session with Doug Roberts 
  • Virtual Building tours
  • Honors Dorms tours
  • Turing Scholars Confidential: Student-only event with current Turing Scholars
  • Out-Of-State Student Q&A
  • UT Computer Science Student Organizations

8:30 p.m. | Social Event with TSSA | Gather

Questions? Email Alex at bernal@cs.utexas.edu.