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Austin Living Guide

Edition 2015

Chinese Students & Scholars Association


Of the University of Texas at Austin

2015
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UTCSSA

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UT

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UT offer

Austin

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UT

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Admission/Offer .................................................................................................................. 11

1.
a)

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b) Admission/offer .............................................................................................................. 11
c)

Useful Links .................................................................................................................................. 12


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2.
a)

QQ ................................................................................................................................... 12

b) CSSA ............................................................. 13
c)
3.

CSSA ................................................................................................................................ 13
UT Paper Works .............................................................................................................................. 15

d) I-20/DS2019 ................................................................................................................................. 15
e)

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f)

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UT ................................................................................................... 18

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a)

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c)

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1.

Checklist (checklist2014.pdf) ............................................................................................. 27

2.

UT-direct ............................................................................................................................. 27

3.

(UT-Map.pdf).................................................................................................... 29

4.

Student ID ................................................................................................................................ 29

5.

IBC .................................................................................................................................................. 30

6.

advisor .............................................................................................................. 30

7.

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8.

TB test .............................................................................................................. 31

9.

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a)

ITA Graduate Student Only .................................................................................... 32

b) English ScreeningGraduate student only ...................................................................... 32


c)

TSI/THEA Undergrad Only ........................................................................................ 32

d) ALEKS Undergrad Only .............................................................................................. 32


e)
10.
a)

Placement Tests ........................................................................................................................... 33


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b) ......................................................................................................................................... 34
11.

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12.

SSN .............................................................................................................................................. 35

13.

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a)

Pre-Paid Phone ............................................................................................................................ 36

b) Post-paid Plan .............................................................................................................................. 37


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1.
a)

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b) ..................................................................................................................................... 39
2.

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a)

UTCSSA ................................................................................................................................ 39

b) & QQ .............................................................................................................................. 40
c)

(Locator) ........................................................................................................................... 40

d) ..................................................................................................................................... 40
e)

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f)

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3.
a)

Far west: ...................................................................................................................................... 42

b) Riverside: ..................................................................................................................................... 43
c)

North Campus & Hyde Park: ........................................................................................................ 43

d) Intramural Fields: ......................................................................................................................... 43


e)

West Campus: .............................................................................................................................. 43

f)

Lake Austin:.................................................................................................................................. 43
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4.
a)

Deposit ....................................................................................................................... 44

b) ..................................................................................................................................... 44
c)

Contract ............................................................................................................ 44
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5.
a)

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b) (Sublease) ..................................................................................................................... 45
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1.
a)

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b) ..................................................................................................................................... 49
c)

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d) ..................................................................................................................................... 51
e)

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shuttle bus.pdf.............................................................................................. 52

2.
a)

Google Map ................................................................................................................................. 52

b) ..................................................................................................................................... 53
c)

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d) ..................................................................................................................................... 54
e)

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Shopping () ........................................................................................................................... 55

3.
a)

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b) Online shopping ........................................................................................................................... 57


c)

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4.
a)

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b) ..................................................................................................................................... 59
c)

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d) ......................................................................................................................................... 61
e)

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f)

Karaoke: ....................................................................................................................................... 63
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a)

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b) ..................................................................................................................... 64
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a)

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Austin
Admission offer
offer
UT Austin

1.
a)

Admission/Offer

offer
MyStatus UT EID
Coodinator status

b)

Admission/offer()

UT Austin Admission!
UT
offer 5 1 $200

offer 4 15
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c)

Useful Links

MyStatus
http://bealonghorn.utexas.edu/services/apply/checkstatus
International Office
http://world.utexas.edu/isss/students
Official procedures of accepting admission for undergrad
http://bealonghorn.utexas.edu/freshmen/after-admission/accept
Graduate school new student instructions
http://www.utexas.edu/ogs/current/
Registration Information bar
bar bar
https://utdirect.utexas.edu/registrar/ris.WBX

2.

UT
UTCSSA

a) QQ
UTCSSA QQ 2015
289697278UTEID
QQ www.utcssa.net
UTCSSA QQ :
http://www.utcssa.net/portal.php?mod=view&aid=34
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UT 2015
http://www.utcssa.net/forum.php?mod=viewthread&tid=30539
b) CSSA
UTCSSA UT

utcssa2013
http://page.renren.com/600985144

@UT_CSSA (http://weibo.com/utaustin)
c) CSSA
UTCSSA www.utcssa.net
UTCSSA Mail List
http://www.utcssa.net/portal.php?mod=view&aid=1
UTCSSA Weekly Newsletter
i)

CSSA

CSSA

http://www.utcssa.net/forum.php?mod=viewthread&tid=4762
ii)

UT
offer

13

Austin
UTCSSAUTCSSA

http://www.utcssa.net/portal.php?mod=view&aid=17
2015

http://utcssa.net/forum.php?mod=viewthread&tid=30495&extra=page%3D1
UTCSSA QQ

iii)

UTCSSA Austin Austin


UTCSSA

TipsUTCSSA

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Austin
UTCSSA
http://www.utcssa.net/portal.php?mod=view&aid=18

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iv)

Austin
on campus dormitory

UTCSSA Austin

3.
d)

UT Paper Works
I-20/DS2019

I-20 F-1/F-2 DS2019 J-1/J-2


I-20/DS2019

I-20/DS2019
I-20/DS2019
CFRIO
I-20 CFR offer letter
funding offer letter
funding
IO http://world.utexas.edu/isss/students/new/financial
IO I-20
FEDEX/DHL $30-50
: 3-6

SEVIS I-20 SEVIS


SEVIS SEVIS
https://www.fmjfee.com/i901fee/index.jsp I-20
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funding I-20
international office
I-20
Tips I-20 I-20

DSO signature signature


I-20
International Office
e)
i)

UT

UT UT Welcome package

UT UT
registration information Medical Bar
SSB (Student Service Building) barUT

MMR (measles mumps and rubella)


UT MMR
1

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NEW meningococcal (bacterial meningitis) vaccine UT


2012 1 5
Tips : TB Test

TB Test
TB Test TB-PPD Test
UT TB Test
UT
ii)

iii)

Useful Links

http://www.healthyhorns.utexas.edu/incomingstudents.html

http://www.healthyhorns.utexas.edu/internationalstudents.html

http://www.healthyhorns.utexas.edu/images/pdf/Vaccination%20Hx%20for%20Internati
onal%20Students.pdf

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f)

UT
UT
GIAC (Graduate and International Academic Center) /

Office of Admissions
Official Transcript 1-2

Tips: Community College

UT
Tips: UT Austin attend official transcript

4.

UT

UT

ITA -- TA
http://world.utexas.edu/esl/ita
English Screening Test -- to remove J-bar
http://world.utexas.edu/esl/jbar
AleksUT Math assessment --
http://cns.utexas.edu/students/incoming-students/assessments
THEATSI requirement--
http://www.utexas.edu/ugs/tsi/

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UT

1.
a)

5-30

b)

I20
I20 2 2 Master
I20 2-3
undergraduate Ph.D 4
5

5-7

I-20 ~

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Tips

F1
http://chinese.usembassy-china.org.cn/niv_student.html
F1 DS-160
http://www.utcssa.net/forum.php?mod=viewthread&tid=6568&fromuid=5511
2011 F1 ()
http://bbs.gter.net/bbs/thread-1231922-1-1.html

http://bbs.gter.net/bbs/viewthread.php?tid=473964&highlight

2.

12
3 I-20 30
( International Office orientation 8 15 )
UTCSSA
Austin
2014 8 14
8 10

3.

20

2-3

UT
PhD Pickle

4.

TA (teaching aasistant) / RA (research assistant)


University Federal Credit Union (UFCU) UT
UFCU I-20
Social Security NumberSSN
SSN
UFCU 10 1

UFCU

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5.

.pdf

a)

TIPS

LovidUTCSSA
Austin

TSA

travel

b)

22

4 10

PhD

business formal

Formal business casual blouse


dressy causal

()

110V 220V
100-240V

:
150 110V 220V
800W 20 220V

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Tips:
x

Twin Size

39" x 75"

99 x 191 cm

Full Size

54" x 75"

137 x 191 cm

Queen Size

60" x 80"

152 x 203 cm

King Size

78" x 80"

198 x 203 cm

California (Western) King

72" x 84"

183 x 213 cm

Austin

1-2
50-100

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Tips Austin outlet


30-40 +
20 +

6.

a)

$10,000

http://www.cbp.gov/travel/us-citizens/sample-declaration-form
Tips I-94

I-94 I-94
I-94
I-94 https://i94.cbp.dhs.gov

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b)

I-20/DS2019:
3

30-45min

Tips
8.10 (PVG)(AUS)LA zoey
http://www.utcssa.net/forum.php?mod=viewthread&tid=8192&fromuid=5511
UA Collind
http://www.utcssa.net/forum.php?mod=viewthread&tid=6461&fromuid=5511
UA (yier)
http://www.utcssa.net/forum.php?mod=viewthread&tid=373&fromuid=5511
c)

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International OfficeIO

1. Checklist (checklist2015.doc .doc)


Student ID
Immigration Briefing and Check-In IBC
advisor

TB test



Social Security Number (SSN)

2. UT-direct
UT Direct Registration Information Sheet
RIS https://utdirect.utexas.edu/registrar/ris.WBX
Registration Bars bars
Checklist bar
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TB Test medical bar GIAC bar()


financial baradvisor advising bar bar

UT-Direct UT EID

RIS
book mark

Course Schedule: http://registrar.utexas.edu/schedules

Blackboard: https://courses.utexas.edu

What I Owe: https://utdirect.utexas.edu/acct/rec/wio/wio_home.WBX

Grade Report: https://utdirect.utexas.edu/registrar/nregrd/gradeReport.WBX

My Tuition Waiver: https://utdirect.utexas.edu/acct/fb/waivers/index.WBX


RA/TA

Waive Insurance: https://utdirect.utexas.edu/isss/waive_insurance.WBX


RA/TA
My Bank Info: https://utdirect.utexas.edu/payroll/po8/bank_info.WBX
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direct depositEFT
My Classes: https://utdirect.utexas.edu/nrport/clips_menu.WBX

School Shuttle: http://www.utexas.edu/parking/transportation/shuttle

External Bandwidth Quota: https://management.pna.utexas.edu/server/graph.cgi

3.

(UT-Map.pdf)

http://www.utexas.edu/maps/

RLM

4.

Student ID

FACPeter T. Flawn Academic Center)


$10
What I Owe: https://utdirect.utexas.edu/acct/rec/wio/wio_home.WBX Main

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Building UT Direct UT
ID
Student ID

5.

IBC

bar: International Bar


IBC
registration info list IO
International OfficeIBC
IO
IBC http://world.utexas.edu/isss/students/new/orientation
IO 2400 Nueces Street 24 Nueces St UT

6.

advisor

bar: advising bar

orientationTA/ RA

advising orientation
advising sheet
advisor orientation advising
advising
Tips:
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7.

GIAC(Graduate and International Admissions Center)

WWH(Walter Webb Hall)

8.

TB test

barMedical Bar
University Health Service TB Test
SSB(Student Services Building)TB test
https://portal.uhs.utexas.edu/home.aspx
512-475-8301passportI-20student ID
TB Test

9.

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a) ITA Graduate Student Only


ITA TA TA PASS
conditional pass TA
appointmentITA
:
http://world.utexas.edu/esl/ita#ita_program_calendar
UTCSSA ITA UTCSSA ITA
ITA

http://www.utcssa.net/forum.php?mod=viewthread&tid=19845&highlight=ita

b) English ScreeningGraduate student only


bar J bar
English
Screening Testhttp://world.utexas.edu/esl/jbar
c) TSI/THEA Undergrad Only
THEA SAT verbal 500
(exemption) ESL
English as a second language)
http://www.utexas.edu/ugs/tsi/tests/thea
d) ALEKS Undergrad Only
ALEKS

ALEKS
ALEKS
ALEKS
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http://cns.utexas.edu/academics/college-readiness/aleks-math-assessment
e) Placement Tests
placement test
+~UT-direct
credit by exam
http://ctl.utexas.edu/programs-and-services/student-testing-services/
https://ctl.webhost.utexas.edu/treg/index.cfm

10.

>$200$100 (
) $1 $5 $10 $20$0.25

a)
Bank of America, Chase, Wells Fargo, UFCU

i)

University Federal Credit Union (UFCU)

UFCU University
$25
( UFCU )$25 UFCU
TA/RA UFCU UFCU
UFCU

Tips UFCU
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"CSSA" CSSA $25


UTCSSA "CSSA" UTCSSA UFCU
Chinese Students & Scholars Association
CSSA referred me/introduced me to open this account. As a
referring organization, CSSA will be credited $252244
Guadalupe St. Austin TX 78705
ii)

Chase Bank of America


UFCU

b)

UFCU $10002000 MasterCard Visa


MasterCard UT VISA

$50-$250

UFCU Chase BOA student

Tips :

Debit Card Credit


Card

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Tips Visa MasterCard

American Express Discover Prepaid Credit Card gift


card

11.
e-check(EFT) UT-DIRECT
Routing Number Account Number

American Express, MasterCard, Discover 2.3%


UT VISA UT
VISA
Fall 2014 Tuition Payment Information:
http://www.utexas.edu/business/accounting/pubs/20146insert.pdf
http://www.utexas.edu/business/accounting/sar/
http://catalog.utexas.edu/general-information/registration-tuition-and-fees/tuitionand-fees/tables-tuition-for-fall-and-spring/
:
https://utdirect.utexas.edu/acct/fb/my_tuition/my_tuition_home.WBX

12. SSN
TA/RA SSN IO
SS A(Social Security Administration) SSN(
SSA
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) SSN
SSA Office :1029 Camino La Costa, Austin, TX

30-60
Passport Visa, I-20/DS2019, I-94
, SSN Form I-766 IO Officer SSA
Office google

http://www.ssa.gov/ssnumber/ss5doc.htm

13.
a) Pre-Paid Phone
pre-paid
ATT T-Mobile $30 Wal-Mart Smart Talk
contact phone SIM Pre-paid
contract plan

TIPS(UTCSSA )

www.puretalkusa.com
i.
ii.
iii.

1-100 10 101-200 20
att 5 sim compatible

$5

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b)

Post-paid Plan

post-paid

plan contract individual plan

family plan iPhone5s 649+tax


Family Plan 199+tax Post-paid Plan Smartphone
iPhone5s AT&T $20/month300MB
Post-paid Plan Plan AT&T Mobile Share Plan
Plan
Plan

T-mobileGSM : http://www.t-mobile.com/
VerizonCDMA http://www.verizonwireless.com/b2c/index.html
AT& T (Formerly Cingular) GSM UT Employee discount
http://www.wireless.att.com/cell-phone-service/cell-phone-plans
SprintCDMA UT RA/TA 23% discount:
http://www1.sprintpcs.com/explore/ueContent.jsp?scTopic=specialOffers

Plan

Tips:

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TipsUTCSSA

1.
a)
dormitory ( 2.2 e)Austin

Apartment: N
1-12-12-24-4

Condo & Townhouse:


Townhouse Condo
House house House

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b)

Furnished:

Unfurnished:
unfurnished
Tips: unfurnished

laundrywasher + dryer

2.

Austin ///
http://www.utcssa.net/forum.php?mod=viewthread&tid=957
a) UTCSSA
UTCSSA

UTCSSA UTCSSA Housing FAQ

http://www.utcssa.net/forum.php?mod=viewthread&tid=6205&fromuid=5511

2015UTCSSA

http://www.utcssa.net/forum.php?mod=viewthread&tid=31243

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b)

& QQ

UTCSSA

c)

(Locator)

UTCSSA
d)

ride
leasing office

e)

shared bedroom and shared


bathroom
4
http://www.utexas.edu/student/housing/index.php?site=1&scode=4&id=140

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private dorm Dobie Mall


http://www.dobiecenter.com/
f)

Lake Austin

waiting list 5 9
11 3
11 3
http://www.utexas.edu/student/housing/index.php?site=0&scode=2&id=289

3.

UT Austin

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Pickle Research
Campus

Farwest

Intramural
Field

West
Campus

UT

Riverside

a) Far west:
Austin
FW FW/IF
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b)

Riverside:

Austin
CP,
c)

LS, NR LS/NR riverside

North Campus & Hyde Park:

North Campus Hyde Park


IF RR
d)

Intramural Fields:

North Campus 25-30 IF


FW/IF North campus Hyde Park
e)

West Campus:

party WC
f)

Lake Austin:

downtown LA

Tips: ECECHEGEO Pickle Research Campus

Supervisor Pickle
Pickle Pickle

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4.

a) Deposit
pro-rated
(deposit)
deposit SSN
deposit deposit
Deposit

move-out cleaning fee


b)

move-in checklist
move-in checklist

deposit

c)

Contract

Parking apartment
contract

contract

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5.
a)

Austin
Rodeway phone: 512-477-63953
Days Inn phone: 512-478-1631

Hostelling International 30

LS/NR

b)

(Sublease)

UTCSSA

6.

UT

https://world.utexas.edu/io/forms/isss/safety.pdf

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Austin

1.

a)

$10
Guadalupe Street sandwich
shop Tex-Mex (Taco

Austin

Cocos Cafe: Dobie Mall Guadalupe St


co-op
6-10
Tapioca HouseTapioca Boba Tapioca House
Cocos caf

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$6

Emos: Cocos Caf

6-10
Hoa Hoa Dobie Mall
Combo2 $7

Mings Cafe: W 26th Guadalupe Dean


keeton Guadalupe 7-eleven 7-eleven
$7-8
Omas KitchenOmas
Kitchen ComboCombo

$4-7Combo 4.99 Soft Tofu Soup


24 Madam Mam Cocos PHO
27
Burrito Factory: real mexican food Dobie Burrito
Factory Hispanic students
6-8
special
Fricano's Deli: sandwich Fricano's
Fricano's 24 Fricano's

10-15
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Pluckers Wing Bar: west campus popular

Trudys: 30
Trudy's Margarita
Lavaca Tappen:
$10
Teji: 21

Union Wendys Burger


27th street Guadalupe Burger King Dean Keeton Guadalupe
Jack in the BoxCo-op Chipotle()MLK Guadalupe
Mr.Gattis Pizza Buffet
Subway Double Daves Schlotzskys
Cocos UT ID $5-8

Tips---

(tips) 10%-20%
Cocos Tapioca House

tips 0

15%20%

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b)

CPE2014
6 utcssa.net
MMB
2014 6
http://sites.google.com/site/chefxiaoxiong/
c)

i) B.B.Q:Franklin BBQ Yelp Salt


LickAustin Austin
, County Line, Rudys, Applebees
ii) Chinese (): Ding Hao, Marco Polo Restaurant, Palace, China
Harbor, Golden Wok, Chinatown, Paos Restaurant, Yen Ching, Joy East, Cocos,
Tapioca House, Thomas Buffet

Tips---

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iii) Chinese (): A+A A+A Sichuan China,


Sichuan Garden, Szechuan HouseAsia Caf,
Chinatown, Chens Noodles
Rice Bowl CafXian Xian Sushi and Noodle
Sichuan River
Tips---

A+A , , Asia Caf

Guadalupe
iv) Italian: Macaroni Grill, Olive Garden, California Pizza Kitchen
v) Japanese: Umi Sushi Bar and Grill, Zen's
vi) American: Outback Steak House, Texas Land and Cattle Co, T.G.I. Fridays
Texas Road HouseHoppododdy
Austin burger South Congress, Anderson Lane,
Hoppododdy
vii) Korean: Korea House, Korea Garden, ChosunGalbi (
Austin )
viii)

Mexican: Cozmal Coast, Taco Cabana, Chilis

ix) Others: North by Northwest, Madam Mams, Red Lobster, Noodlism, Fogo De
Chao, Roaring Fork
x) Coffee/ Dessert: Mozarts, Oasis (),
The Cheesecake Factory, Marble Slab CreameryEpoch cafe Austin

Circa 13 ( Epoch cafe farwest ) Amy's


Icecream Austin cold stone frozen
yogurt
Tips--- : austin.citysearch.com
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d)

Austin Pub pub


jazz country music
21 happy ID
Liquor Stores
Cocos Chilis Margarita
Starbucks
Tips--- idea. Austin

2010
: http://www.auscillate.com/wireless/
e)

i)
HEB Far west Riverside

Wal-Mart
Target HEBWal-Mart
Fiesta popular
HEB

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Whole Foods Market

Costco

Sams' Club
ii)

MT Supermarket
http://www.mtsupermarket.com/

Asia Market Austin


http://asiamarketaustin.com/

2. shuttle bus
a) Google Map

52

maps.google.com get direction


TransitGoogle Map Driving

Google Map
2
Austin 6xx Google Map
6xx 670 CP

670
b)

Austin
30-60

http://www.capmetro.org/ Austin

UT Austin
routes map service schedule
http://www.utexas.edu/parking/transportation/shuttle/index.php
Tips---

Austin

c)

Austin 250 North Lamar Boulevard Austin TX 78703


http://www.texaseagle.com/stations/AUS.htm

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d)

Greyhound
Austin 916 E Koenig LN, Austin, TX 78751 512-4584463
http://www.greyhound.com/home/
Dobie Mall Austin Houston UT
Houston Dallas .
http://www.utexas.edu/parking/transportation/texasexpress/index.html

Megabus Austin Dallas, Houston, San Antonio


bus wifi
http://us.megabus.com/
e)

10

Priceline.combid

Bid

54

5 1 bid 6 - 10
bid

www.farecast.com

Austin cell phone parking


$3

priceline, kayak, orbitz, bookingbuddy, expedia,


studentuniverse

www.flychina.com

www.Iflychina.net

3.

Shopping ()

a)
i)

Mall

Mall Department Store


Mall (Directory)

Directory

55

Mall (Sale)
Mall .

Austin Department Store Macys JCPenney Dillards


Foleys Sears Bealls

Old Navy, GAP, Express, American Eagle, Hollister,


A&F, J. Crew, Banana Republic
Tips --- Austin Mall
Barton Creek Square Mall2901 S Capital of Texas Hwy, Austin, TX 78746
Northcross Mall2525 W Anderson Ln # 320, Austin, TX 78757
Arboretum10000 Research Blvd, Austin, TX 78759
Lakeline Mall11200 Lakeline Mall Dr, Cedar Park, TX 78613
The Domain (Austin mall) 11410 Century Oaks Terrace, Suite 210, Austin,
TX 78758
ii)

Ross (http://www.rossstores.com) TJ Maxxhttp://www.tjmaxx.com Marshalls


http://www.marshallsonline.com Mall

Tips --- Austin Ross TJ Maxx Marshalls


Ross Dress For Less5400 Brodie Ln # 500, Austin, TX
Ross Dress For Less8100 Burnet Rd, Austin, TX
TJ Maxx5400 Brodie Ln. Suite 800, Austin, TX 78745
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TJ Maxx Great Hills Plaza, 9828 Gr Hills Trl Ste 200, Austin, TX 78759
MarshallsMueller Regional, 1201 Barbara Jordan St, Austin (Mueller), TX 78753
Marshalls10515 N Mopac Expressway, Austin, TX 78759
iii)

Outlets

Outlets Mall
(Adidas,

Calvin Klein, Old Navy, J. Crew, Nike, Reebok, etc.)

Tips --- outlet

coupon VIP voucher information desk VIP coupon


coupon
San Marcos Premium Outlet 3939 IH-35 South #900, San Marcos, Texas 78666
Tanger Outlet Center4015 I-35 South, San Marcos, TX
Round Rock Premium Outlets 4401 North IH-35, Round Rock, TX 78664
b) Online shopping

c)
i)

Yard Sale

yard sale.
yard sale garage sale Austin American
Statesman

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ii)

Goodwill

Goodwill Goodwill

Austin
Buffalo Exchange

4.

PhD
permanent head damage

a)
(UTCSSA) UT
boating party
OK

BBS http://www.utcssa.net/ Movie Night

UTCSSA EC( Executive Committee)


UT
UTCSSA Hands up!! UTCSSA

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b)

Austin :D UT
football
2005 UT Football
Rose BowlUT ID
Gregory Gym
i)

UT

Football
UT Austin
The Daily TexanUT Memorial Stadium
Football 8

NCAA-- UT FAC (Frank Erwin Center)


NBA Austin
NBA
UT
http://www.texassports.com/ Longhorn
UT
ID Longhorn All-Sports Package (LASP)

$80 Football Basketball Soccer and Volleyball


UT

59

http://www.texassports.com/sports/tickets/tex-tickets-body.html
ii)

Gym Store

RecSports CenterRSCJester
Austin Table Tennies Association 8956 Research Blvd.Austin, TX 78758
$7
Austin S. I-35 Chaparral Ice Centers
(http://www.chaparralice.com/) Burnet Rd. NorthCross Mall

Texas Swimming Center
^_^ Gregory Gym (GRE)

: TX Union Austin
Austin Lanes Highland Lanes
Zilker Park
$15$45
Loop 1 Colorado
Lake Travis UTCSSA Party
60

Barge wave runner Lake

3 $60: http://www.beachfrontboats.com/
Austin
5
UT division of recreational sports
set-up

http://www.utrecsports.org/activities/activities/archery.php
c)
UT
PCL

PCL
FAC Audio Visual Library CD
( DVD )

Fine Arts CD
CD ID
d)
UT
Austin
The Jack S. Blanton Museum of Arthttp://www.blantonmuseum.org/
61

The Center for American Historyhttp://www.cah.utexas.edu/


Lyndon Baines Johnson Library and Museum http://www.lbjlib.utexas.edu/
Texas Memorial Museumhttp://www.tmm.utexas.edu/
UT Main Tower Austin
weekday
$5/ Austin

http://www.utexas.edu/txunion/ae/tower/index.php?section=ae
http://www.utexas.edu/tours/mainbuilding/
e)
Austin Live Music Capital of the World

www.austin360.com
UT UT
UT TX Union Cactus
Caf Performing Art Center
http://www.utexas.edu/universityunions
http://www.texasperformingarts.org/
Performing Art Center $10/ UT ID
Box Office UT
UT
workshophttp://www.music.utexas.edu/

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f) Karaoke:
Austin Karaoke
KTV Silhouette Lounge () 718 Congress
Avenue, Austin, TX 78701 (512) 477-3311, Mon - Sun: 7:30 pm - 2 am, open until 4 am
w/ RSVPsilhouette718.com/index.html
Austin Karaoke6808 N Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX
78752 (512) 323-9822www.austinkaraoke1.com

5.


Austin
4 10
Colorado town lake lake Austin
Austin 6 3-4
8 9 Austin City Limits
Austin Austin
UT-Austin
a) :
Friends or Allies
Lone Star State Blue Bonnet
I-10290

63


Houston: NASA Astrodome
Galveston

San Antonio: romantic Sea World


RiverwalkDowntown AlamoSix Flags
2002-2003 NBA Spurs
Laudry New England

Dallas: Fort Worth


highland park
window shopping
Dallas
The six floor museum

:
http://www.citysearch.com/
---
http://www.utcssa.net/forum.php?mod=viewthread&tid=6811
b)

200

64

AlamoHertz Advantageetc
25
21

liability( visa,
master, American express ) collision
liability

collision comprehensive

navigatorAmerican Express
7 SUV, Minivan )

I-20
state ID I-20
Big Bend
Check-point
State ID
DPS


http://www.utcssa.net/forum.php?mod=viewthread&tid=1487

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c)

Austin 101
http://www.utcssa.net/forum.php?mod=viewthread&tid=6571

http://www.utcssa.net/forum.php?mod=viewthread&tid=7853
National ParksTop 10 Most Visited American National Parks
http://www.utcssa.net/forum.php?mod=viewthread&tid=7119
US Northwest16 8 11 5200 miles
http://www.utcssa.net/forum.php?mod=viewthread&tid=9600

http://www.utcssa.net/forum.php?mod=viewthread&tid=11157
Mountaineering
http://www.utcssa.net/forum.php?mod=viewthread&tid=10791
Utah
http://www.utcssa.net/forum.php?mod=viewthread&tid=10742
CaliforniaJoshua Tree NP _Mar.042012
http://www.utcssa.net/forum.php?mod=viewthread&tid=11281
cruise
http://www.utcssa.net/forum.php?mod=viewthread&tid=9020
Tips--- for more visit UTCSSA
http://www.utcssa.net/forum.php?mod=forumdisplay&fid=32

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1.
a)
Drivers Handbook

http://www.txdps.state.tx.us/DriverLicense/documents/DL-7.pdf
Right of Way

b)

https://world.utexas.edu/io/forms/isss/drivers_license.pdf

i)

permit

25 Department of Public Safety (DPS) 30


21
18-24 Adult Driver Education and Safety Course
Course Certificate I-20SSN
DPS permit permit

67

Adult Driver Education and Safety Course


IDriveSafely, http://www.idrivesafely.com/ Texas Driver Ed
ii)

DPS
Permit
Austin DPS
permit(or State ID) I20 cash SSN()

DPS credit card


parallel parking UTCSSA BBS
14
http://www.txdps.state.tx.us/DriverLicense/ApplyforLicense.htm

2.

https://world.utexas.edu/io/forms/isss/Buying-a-Car.pdf

+ www.kbb.com www.edmunds.com

mitbbs
Austin ///
http://www.utcssa.net/forum.php?mod=viewthread&tid=957

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Austin

a)

Subaru
Volvo Saab
:Coupe
SedanHatchback WagonSUV

~~
i)

Dealer

Austin dealer
trade in

dealer warranty
warranty
dealer dealer

ii)

austin.craigslist.org/car

(
69

ship
)

dealer
mileage
body damage VIN
VIN ssn www.carfax.com carfax

mitbbs automobile VIN


VIN Title
title salvage title

(rental car)

1000015000 miles
carfax report

inspection

list list
70

kbb

deposit
deposit
deposit deposit
deposit
deposit deposit
Deposit

b)

20
dealer

UTCSSA
http://www.utcssa.net/forum.php?mod=viewthread&tid=10111&highlight=%E6%96%B0%E8%BD%A6

1.
flow
dealer hold

71

2. dealer

pressure

3. 3-4 serious

4. hold
10 dealer
dealer hold
hold
dealer hold hold
dealer
dealer

meet you half way 2424.5


Tips:

2012 UTCSSA PPT

http://utcssa.net/forum.php?mod=viewthread&tid=14956&extra=page%3D1

3.
Learning Permit
Allstate
learning permit
quote
25 25

72

Texas Liability
Full coverage

deductible GeicoProgressive
AAAStatefarmAllstate Geico

Tips: full coverage liability

uninsured motorist

4.

learning permit
learning permit
title
130-U Application for Texas Certificate of Title
County Tax Office
title title
title 130-U
http://www.txdmv.gov/whatyouneed/forms/titles_registration.htm

5.

miles timing belt() 3000 miles (


)Wal-martjeffylube firestone $20

73

Autozone service menu users


menu

6.

$30
Inspection

Firestone registration
DPS check
Tax Office
ticket

UTCSSA Automobile
http://www.utcssa.net/forum.php?mod=forumdisplay&fid=9

7.

A permit TA/RA C permit,Commute


74

N/N+ permitF permit

Tips: A permit C permit

Reserved Carpool Spaces A C permit

http://www.utexas.edu/parking/transportation/carpool/

/ visitor
parking$200
$30-50/day
meter pay-to-park

2 hour maximum

8.
https://world.utexas.edu/io/forms/isss/renting-acar.pdf

25
underage fee. USAA
HERTZ,BUDGET

75

supervisor advisor
a)
http://www.utexas.edu/ugs/core/requirements/2014-2016

b) Orientation Orientation

c) Advisor advisor
clear advising bar
Student Affair Office advisor

d) syllabus

76

e) UT CSSA

f) UT-direct Degree Audit


degree audit major
minor UT-direct
planner
Degree audit major minorcreate an audit

degree requirement minor requirement


progress toward degree
degree required remaining requirements for degree
list courses not considered for this
audit degree requirement

Planner

g) www.myedu.com
GPA
http://www.ratemyprofessors.com/

Tips:
77

1. EE 313 EE
department Electrical and Computer Engineering. 3
3 3 ( 3 3 lab
discussion session ) 13
01-19 20-79 80-99
2.
Registration Information Sheet UT direct
3. UT add/drop/withdraw 12

drop refunding
Academic calendar
4.
School of Undergraduate Studies major undeclared
declare
5. Distance /On-Line Education

Houston Community College Austin


Community College Midland College History Government
UT Credit
GPA UT
UT Automated
Trnasfer Equivalency System: http://www.utexas.edu/student/admissions/ate/
6. Summer School UT 4.0 GPA
Summer School UT Summer School GPA Austin
Community College Midland Summer UT
credit GPA
78

7. withdraw
letter grade Credit/Non-credit
degree free elective university core
major core course degree
requirement
8. SAT subjectAPIB

http://bealonghorn.utexas.edu/freshmen/after-admission/placement
9. UT major sequence
EE Senior Design RHE

Master

works

of

Literacture(E316K),

Engineer

Comminication Senior Design Senior Design


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1.
911

311

Austin

1-411

011

900 967

900-/976-

2.

oF

oC

oF

oC

oF

oC

32

0.0

98.6

37.0

180

82.2

40

4.4

100

37.8

190

87.8

50

10.0

110

43.3

200

93.3

60

15.6

130

54.4

212

100.0

70

21.1

150

65.6

250

121.1

80

26.7

160

71.1

300

148.9

90

32.2

170

76.7

350

176.7

80

1gallon=3.79

1ft=12in
1inch(in)=2.54

1quart=946.33

1feet(ft)=0.30

1/2 teaspoon=2.46ml()

1yard(yd)=0.91

1teaspoon=4.93ml()
1tablespoon=3teaspoons=14.79ml(

1mile(mi)=1.61

1/2cup=8tablespoon=118.3ml()

1ounce(oz)=28.35

1cup=16tablespoon=236.59ml()

1pound(lbs)=0.45

1pint=2cups=473.18ml()

1quart=2pints=4cups=946.36ml()

1ounce(oz)=29.6

1gallon=4quart=3.785L()

1pint
=473.2

1cup 100

1quart(qt)=946.3

1cup 224

1gallon(gal)=3.79

1cup=236.58

1acre=4046.86 2

1pint=473.17

1hectare()=2.5acres

3.

: http://web.wenxuecity.com/BBSList.php?SubID=cooking
MIT BBS Food : http://mitbbs.com/cgi-bin/BBSdoc?NFood
: http://www.areyoueye.com/
81

: http://www.euphocafe.com/

http://www.ytower.com.tw/recipe/recipe.htm
http://www.mbtech.com/trv/t1143.html
http://search.sina.com.hk/search_dir/life/food_and_drink/recipes/index4.html
http://www.wcn.com.tw/eating/microwave/microwave.shtml
http://www.geocities.com/Heartland/Bluffs/3550/chinesebook.html
http://www.forgemind.net/hobby/cook/hobby-cook-index.html

4.

Magarita ()
Martini ()
Whisky Soda ()
Bloody Mary ()
Black Russian ()
Torpedo ()
Screw Driver ()
Whisky Sour ()

Note

5.

oC

oC

15.6
18.3
22.8
26.1
29.4
32.8

4.4
6.7
10.6
14.4
18.3
21.7
82

(cm)
4.8
5.1
5.4
6.4
12.8
9.7

35.0
35.6
32.2
27.2
21.1
16.7

22.8
22.8
20.6
15.6
9.4
5.6

5.0
5.9
7.4
10.1
6.8
6.2


1.

Deal deal

http://www.dealsea.com/
http://www.dealslist.com
http://www.fatwallet.com/
http://forums.slickdeals.net
http://www.retailmenot.com/
http://www.campusspecial.com/
https://www.studentadvantage.com
Tip: cash back

10% cash back www.fatwallet.com


chase/discover/BOA cashback
www.evrewards.com

cash back

83



Karmaloop: www.karmaloop.com ()
Asos:www.asos.com ()
Topshop:www.topshop.com
Singer22:www.singer22.com
Nastygal:www.shopnastygal.com vintage

Modcloth:www.modcloth.com vintage
Missykorean:www.missykorean.net
Revolveclothing:www.revolveclothing.com
Shopbop:www.shopbop.com

6pm:www.6pm.com
Zappos:www.zappos.com
Shoes:www.shoes.com
www.stevemadden.com www.ninewest.com Steve Madden
Solestruck:www.solestruck.com
Endless:www.endless.com
Lorishoes:www.lorisshoes.com
Lastcall:www.lastcall.com
Karmaloop:www.karmaloop.com

Sephora www.sephora.com VIP
free sample exclusive shopping
84

ULTRA: www.ultra.com
Softsurroundingsoutle: www.softsurroundingsoutlet.com/
ACW: www.allcosmeticswholesale.com/ revlon, YSL MAC, bobbi
brown, Dior
Beautyticket: www.beautyticket.com smashbox, YSL, benefit 20% off

Beautycrunchwww.beautycrunch.com Stilla
Beautyhabitwww.beautyhabit.com/ paul&joe


Onekingslame: www.onekingslane.com/
IKEA: www.ikea.com Address: 1 IKEA Way Round Rock TX 78665
UTCSSA http://www.utcssa.net/forum.php?mod=forumdisplay&fid=3

Billion dollar babes: www.bdbshop.com ()
ideeliwww.ideeli.com
Ruelala: www.ruelala.com
Jomadeals: www.jomadeals.com
Hautelook: www.hautelook.com
GILT: www.gilt.com
Beyond the Rack: www.beyondtherack.com

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2.
IP UTCSSA LoudClear IP
http://www.utcssa.net/forum.php?mod=viewthread&tid=6650 Love
1.1~1.2
IP Hello
$24 http://www.hellototheworld.com/

local Access Number


PIN 01186

3.

http://www.usps.com/

2201 Guadalupe STAustin TX 78712 111 E 17th STAustin TX


78711locate a post
office
:

86

Afirst class mail 0.46 3 7 .


tracking Number$2.43

B: Priority Mail 2 3 $4.95


3 7
C: Express Mail overnight mail

$17.9
first class mail 1.05 10 14

4.

DHLwww.DHL-usa.com

drop off location


track DHL drop box law school
Grad School Of BusinessU Of Texas Tower
shipping center 907 W 5th StAustin TX 78703 4501
Guadalupe StAustin TX 78751
UPShttp://www.ups.com/content/us/en/index.jsx

87

UPS store UPS store


2002-A GUADALUPEAUSTIN TX 78705 603 W 13TH ST 1AAUSTIN
TX 78701
store

5.

Austin Time Warner Cable

share
Wireless Router UTCSSA Lovid Austin
internet (Time Warner & AT&T)
http://www.utcssa.net/forum.php?mod=viewthread&tid=2362
Time Warner Cable www.twc.com AT&T www.att.com

6.

UT University Federal Credit Union (UFCU) Bank of


America(BOA) Wells Fargo, Chase
FDIC FDIC
FDIC
checkingsaving Certificates of Deposit. checking
checking
checking
88

checking
bounced check
checking ATM
ATM
Saving checking

E-saving saving

Certificates of DepositCD
3 6 9 12
CD

Credit Card credit card


1
travel hotel fight ticket
checkingsavingCDcredit checking
saving CD credit
credit

7.

www.about.com

89

date

Pay to the order of the


sandwich shop.
$8.15
dollar
100 8 15

MEMO

routing number
checking account number UT
Direct

90

8.

4 15 TEXAS
UT
SSNW-2 W-4
tuition loan

http://www.utexas.edu/international/taxes/

http://www.utexas.edu/international/taxes/levelofhelp.html
IRS :
http://www.irs.gov/ IRS A.
B. C.SSN D.
http://www.utcssa.net/forum.php?mod=viewthread&tid=30935&extra=page%3D1

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1.
[ UTCSSA ]
()
ATM Card Debit Card
Citi Bank Wells Fargo Washington Mutual Chase Bank

ATM

1%+10 ATM $1.5-$3


(Surcharge)
150 (POS)
(pin-pad)
POS RMB USD
USD

92

3%

Tips: A 2.3 percent convenience charge will be added to all tuition and tuition loan
payments by credit card.

2.

1
1 20 500
80 120
2

93

Tips:UFCU SWIFT ABA Routing No.

ABA Routing No.


(Western Union)

15

2000 1000
20

HEB

(Money Gram)
15
Money Gram 1000
15

(BOA)

$2000
boa

94

3.

$500

1%
1%~0.5%

0.75% 0.1% 50 250


10

4.

95

5000

5000 1 ()
1

96