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Everything You Need to Know About the University of Texas at Austin Expanded Resume

What's included on the expanded resume? In a word: everything.

There's a reason they call it expanded—UT wants students to list everything that might be even remotely relevant to their potential at the university. All extracurricular involvement starting with the summer before ninth grade should be included. Here are some examples:

  • School clubs

  • Sports (school or community)

  • Arts and performance (school or community)

  • Community involvement or service

  • Independent academic activities

  • Awards/recognition

  • Travel

  • Hobbies

  • Career-related exploration

And that's just the tip of the iceberg. If it’s done outside school hours and isn’t related to assigned classwork, routine studying, or leisure activities, it's fair game.

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