Community

Belonging and feeling in touch with the people in our lives is an important part of our shared human experience. Engage with your friends, your organization, your fellow Longhorns and other communities through the activities and virtual events on this page. It is not easy to be together in person right now but there are so many ways to connect in a virtual world. No matter where you are, the Longhorn community is there to support you.


Get Together with Friends

Spending time with friends may be different in a remote setting but it doesn't have to be boring. Explore fun, virtual activities to keep you connected with the people in your life while trying something new.

Play Board Games

Try Online Party Games with a Group

Create Your Own Game

Host Virtual Events

Watch Shows and Movies

Take a Virtual Tour


Volunteer Virtually and Join a Community


Keep Your Student Organization Active and Engaged

There are many ways for your organization to stay connected virtually, even when you are not able to meet in person. Keep all members involved by participating in activities as a group. Select any of the activities included above for getting together with friends or choose from ones below that are specifically curated for student organizations.

Have Online Meetings

Host Organization Elections

Participate in Pillars of the Forty Acres

Publish a News Story

Feature Member of the Week or Month

Review and Update Governing Documents


Virtual Community Events

The virtual events below allow you to engage with your fellow Longhorns and may provide a sense of community. Most events are free, and all are open to UT Austin students. Click on the event links below to learn more about the next seven days' events.

Is your virtual UT event open to students from all colleges and schools? Submit it here.

Freshmen Orientation Session 2 Virtual Student Organization Fair Day 1

  • Note: This event is only open to students registered for Freshmen Orientation Session 2
  • June 14, 2021 4:00 pm

ALDPES Honor Society Info Session

  • https://www.instagram.com/p/CBKBrszj5tb/
  • June 14, 2021 4:00 pm

Freshmen Orientation Session 2 Virtual Student Organization Fair Day 2

  • Note: This event is only open to students registered for Freshmen Orientation Session 2
  • June 15, 2021 4:00 pm

KOINONIA CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP PRESENTS: VIRTUAL GAME NIGHT

  • Welcome UT25! Want to get connected and meet some new friends before school starts? Join us this Friday as we play some virtual games together! When: Fridays | 8-9 PM  Zoom Link: bit.ly/koin-hangout Learn more about us at the link below:  https://www.koinoniatexas.org/
  • June 18, 2021 8:00 pm

KOINONIA CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP: VIRTUAL GAME NIGHT

  • WELCOME CLASS OF 2025! Want to get connected with other students before coming to campus this fall? Join us on Fridays as we play different virtual games together! Zoom Link: bit.ly/koin-hangout
  • June 18, 2021 8:00 pm