University of Texas at Austin

Visiting the Oden Institute

We welcome visitors from around the world, including faculty, researchers and students. We invite you to explore our diverse, vibrant community and cutting-edge research activities.

Prospective students who wish to arrange a campus visit should contact the graduate program coordinator.

Visiting faculty and staff with questions should contact the visitor and postdoc coordinator.

Address and Contact

201 E. 24th St., POB 4.102
Mail code: C0200
Austin, TX 78712-1229

Tel: (512) 471-3312
Fax: (512) 471-8694

For general inquiries, please contact

Getting Here

The Oden Institute is located in the Peter O'Donnell Jr. Building at The University of Texas at Austin. The university campus is situated in the heart of the booming city of Austin, surrounded by the best music, outdoor activities and barbeque in the country.

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Parking & Transportation

Parking can be challenging around campus, but two parking garages have easy access to the POB building:

San Jacinto Garage
Speedway Garage
Visitor's Parking Map

Capital Metro transportation offers multiple services for mass transportation in and around Austin.


Popular hotels close to campus include the AT&T Hotel and Conference Center, The Otis Hotel, AC Hotel and Hotel Ella.

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The Oden Institute building

About Austin

Austin is set in the heart of the beautiful Texas hill country with plenty of opportunities for inspiring outdoor adventures. It also boasts a thriving culture, vibrant entertainment, and delectable cuisine. No wonder it is one of the fastest growing areas of the country!

Find out more about life in Austin.