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The Summer Statistics Institute courses run 4 days, Tuesday through Friday from either 9:00 - 12:00 Noon for morning courses or 1:30 - 4:30 PM  for afternoon courses.

DAILY SChedule 

Check In: On the first day of the institute, please check in with the course volunteer in the listed classroom. If you have any questions regarding registration or payment, please visit the SDS table on the main floor.

Morning Break: Between 10:00 - 10:30 AM, Tuesday-Friday (light refreshments available)
Lunch Break: 12:00 - 1:30 PM,Tuesday-Friday (on your own, see food listing below)
Afternoon Break: Between 3:00 - 3:30 PM,Tuesday-Friday (light refreshments available)

Course Information:

Courses will be held on the UT Austin Campus in Patton Hall (RLP), Flawn Academic Center (FAC) and Robert A. Welch Hall (WEL).

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Course Certificates:

Summer Statistics Institute Course Certificates will be emailed to course participants the final day of the program, May 31, 2019 and will be printable/downloadable.


Directions for installation of free and trial versions of software that are available for SSI courses are linked below. Software listed may not reflect all required software; please see individual course listing for complete software details.  

R, R Studio .pdf     
Mplus (requires excel) .pdf
SPSS (14 day trial) .pdf
SAS University Edition Download Guide
SAS OnDemand (Time Series Analytics) Download Guide

How to use utguest:

From your Wi-Fi settings, select utguest from the list of available networks

That's it, no accounts, codes, coupons, or click-throughs needed.  utguest is an "open Wi-Fi network", meaning there is no encryption support or means of contacting you if there is a problem with the device.  Learn more at https://utguest.org. Visitors may use this network at their own risk. All usage is subject to university policies including the Acceptable Use Policy. Devices may be blocked from the network for any reason, including reported violations of the university’s AUP.

“utguest” may not be used by university students, faculty, staff or affiliates.


UT EID Requirements:

All participants who register for courses with access to UT Austin computer labs and software are required to have a UT EID and Password.

Your UT EID and password will allow access to university computers and software applications, if applicable for your course - see course requirements, during the Summer Statistics Institute. It is highly recommended to verify that your EID and Password are up to date prior to May 21, 2019. Click the following link for more information on how to obtain an UT EID. https://idmanager.its.utexas.edu/eid_self_help/

2019 courses that require an UT EID to access software: Applied Hierarchical Linear Modeling, Big Data Analytics: Theory and Methods, Data Analysis Using SPSS, Data Analysis Using SAS, Geospatial Data Analysis in R, Introduction to GIS


Parking on campus is a premium. Since SSI occurs during the break between the spring and summer semesters, the UT Shuttles will not be operating. The nearest parking garages are the Brazos parking garage (BRG) located at 210 E. MLK, the San Antonio Garage (SAG) located at 2420 San Antonio Street, and the AT&T Executive Education Center parking garage (CCG) located at 1900 University Avenue. Parking in any of the "A," "F," "D," "OV" or "O" spaces on campus might result in the issuance of a citation.

Rates for all campus garages