Converging worlds, creating futures
Communication is our most fundamental skill. It is humanity’s root behavior, a connective fiber that weaves relationships, binds organizations, and unites cultures.
As one of the largest and most comprehensive colleges of communication in the country, Moody College of Communication at The University of Texas at Austin is a leader in shaping how the world connects. At every turn, every shift in media, the Moody College of Communication has been a pioneer, producing confident, prepared thinkers and leaders.
Research Centers and Institutes
Moody College prioritizes attracting and retaining a talented, diverse faculty. Through innovative research and real-world practice, Moody College faculty are thought leaders and creative storytellers who bring their passion to the classroom. Combining strong theoretical knowledge with industry expertise and practical application, Moody College faculty are here to inspire and lead.
Collaborative, Creative Community
On any given day, students might be found filming a movie, pitching an advertising campaign, reporting for the award-winning student newspaper The Daily Texan, or helping children overcome communication challenges in the Speech and Hearing Center. A strong, committed community of support is in place to help students succeed.
One of the Best Cities in America
Located in Austin, Texas — distinct because of its vibrancy and diversity — Moody College lives at the cultural intersection of technology, government, media, healthcare, arts, and entertainment. At our fingertips is a learning lab with laid-back flair where students bring their classroom credentials to hands-on, real-world experiences or relax and enjoy one of America’s best cities.
The Moody Foundation of Galveston announced a $50 million commitment to establish the Moody College of Communication at The University of Texas at Austin, resulting in the largest endowment for the study of communication of any public university in the nation. The gift, among the largest ever awarded by the Moody Foundation, will support projects across the Moody College and is aimed to help position it as the nation's leading institution for research and teaching in new and convergent media.