Students from WECE speak with an incoming student while tabling at Gone to Engineering

Gone to Engineering is the Cockrell School of Engineering's premier welcome event for first-year and transfer students. It provides a unique opportunity to connect directly with your academic department, engage with over 70 Engineering student organizations and explore the resources available through the Cockrell School. Join us to meet student leaders, discover involvement opportunities, enjoy refreshments and get acquainted with the supportive staff dedicated to ensuring your academic success.

Event Details

Sunday, August 25th, 2024
Undergraduate Freshman and Transfer Students - Incoming Class of 2028

Department Meetings - 5:30-6:30 PM

Attend your department meeting and enjoy free food while meeting with important staff in your department.

Department meeting locations coming soon.

Gone to Engineering Fair - 6:30-8:00 PM

EER Celebrated Entrance
2501 Speedway
Austin, TX 78744
Spanning the outside walkways and grassy areas of EER, ECJ, PMA and ETC buildings

This event is for new and transfer undergraduate engineering students who are starting this Fall 2024.

Fair Tabling Map coming soon.

What to Bring (optional, but recommended):

  • Personal device (cell phone, etc.) - learn more about using a digital wallet, including what you need to do before the event HERE
  • Reusable water bottle - stay hydrated while being sustainable.

Gone to Texas - 8:00-10:00 PM

Welcome Event, New Longhorns! #GonetoTexas -

If you require special accommodations (visual, auditory or mobility limitations), please contact Engineering Student Life at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. no later than five business days prior to the event.