Academic Enrichment

The University of Texas at Austin and the Moody College of Communication offer many opportunities to students who want to expand their course of study and make the most of their time here.

First-Year Interest Groups (FIGs)

First-Year Interest Groups provide an ideal opportunity for you to get to know other first-year students in the Moody College by taking a common set of classes, including a special seminar that introduces you to important campus resources and helps you get a jump start on student life at The University of Texas at Austin.

Moody Writing Support Program

The Moody Writing Support Program offers free writing coaching to students in Moody College courses. Students may come in to brainstorm story ideas, to work on problems or to polish specific skills.


The Moody College hosts speakers, conferences, camps, workshops and so much more every semester. Students are encourage to check the Events calendar and attend.

Undergraduate Research Opportunities

Explore your own academic interests, or become involved in Eureka to learn about the range of opportunities that exist.