Single-family homes inhabited by a large number of students often irritate neighbors, who complain of increased traffic, elevated noise levels, excessive use of parking and increased presence of trash in the area.
Texas Outdoorsmen facilitate local outdoor activities for group members at locations such as Zilker Park, Barton Creek, the Greenbelt and Hamilton Pool.
Ki-Young Yoon, an international student from Korea studying chemistry, had trouble communicating with leasing agents in the U.S. before moving to Texas to attend UT.
Juniors Abby Miller, Grace Newman and Emily Sales spend time together in one of the living areas at the Pi Phi house.
Brian Hellemn is an economics sophomore at UT, and a real estate agent at Longhorn Leasing.
Some students have creative ways of marking their food, like using colored stickers. Other students section off the fridge and have their own shelf.
Brin Kieffer is the co-director of Texas StandOut, a queer political activist group that advocates for LGBTQ individuals and provides a safe environment for them to voice their concerns.