International students make up 10 percent of the UT population, according to the University’s website. Over winter break, international students choose between returning to their home countries or staying in the United States.
Officer Dustin Farahnak used to spend countless nights studying on the UT campus as a law student. Now, as a district representative for the UT Police Department, Farahnak is in charge of keeping students on the same 40 Acres safe.
Due to the pressure of graduating on time, students sometimes have to take heavy course loads to complete their degree plan on time. University Extension online self-paced courses can help students ease this pressure.