Best Aspects of the University Experience


Out of a provided list of 26 aspects, the following five were identified as the best aspects of the university experience by UT Austin faculty:

  • Quality of colleagues
  • Quality of graduate students
  • Geographic location
  • Quality of undergraduate students
  • Academic freedom


Among 25 survey themes spanning job tasks, benefits, leadership, governance, department characteristics, and tenure, the following received the highest-rated benchmark scores by UT Austin and UT Austin's peer institutions.