Upon Arrival

Visiting Campus

Come visit our beautiful campus in the heart of downtown Austin and dive right into Longhorn life. Check out Visitor Resources page for campus information including campus tours.

New Employee Checklist

New Employee Checklist provides an easy step by step checklist to assist you with completing all the required on-boarding items within your first month on the job

Getting a UT ID and Access

The ID Center, located on the first floor of the Flawn Academic Center (FAC), provides photo ID cards and proximity card for students, faculty, staff, official visitors, and vendors as required. The ID Center also upgrades UT EIDs for eligible individuals.


Depending on your building and office location, your ID card (proximity card) may provide you with access.  Otherwise, contact your department for information on obtaining keys.

Getting around in Austin

Looking for Peer Interaction?

Find links to organized postdoctoral groups and programs at The University of Texas at Austin, including the CNS Postdoc Association.

Compliance Training

  • Mandatory training for all staff members
  • Department-specific training – Be sure to inquire with your department about any specific training that you may need.