Winter Break Schedule 2011 | LBJ School of Public Affairs | The University of Texas at Austin

Over the Holiday Break—December 23, 2011 until January 3, 2012—the University and the LBJ School will be officially closed. However, students, staff, and faculty with electronic swipe cards will still have access to the building. Should an emergency or problem arise during this time, please utilize the contact information below.

Emergency Contacts

University Police can be contacted by dialing 911, or the main number at 471-4441.
Sid Richardson Hall Building Maintenance at 471-2020.
Custodial Services at 471-8787.


For media requests over the winter break, please contact Susan Binford at 512-415-4820 (cell) or

Information Technology & Instructional Media Services (IT&IMS)

IT&IMS staff will check its computer hotline voicemail and email twice a day. The voicemail number is 471-0229; the email address is

Office of Student & Alumni Programs (OSAP)

The deadline for fall 2012 applications is January 5, 2012. If you have questions regarding the 2012 application process, please email our admissions coordinator, John Yeary: Email will be checked periodically over the break.


If you wish to make an end of year donation in order to qualify for a 2011 tax deduction, you will need to make your gift online at: by 11:59 PM CST on Dec. 31, 2011. If you have any questions, you can call toll-free 866-4UTEXAS (488-3927) by 2:00 PM CST on Fri., Dec. 30, 2011.

If you have specific questions about a stock transfer or gifts to an endowment, please contact Carolyn Miles Garber at: