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.