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The Summer Statistics Institute courses run 4 days, Monday through Thursday 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, Monday-Thursday (light refreshments available)
Lunch Break: 12:00 - 1:30 PM, Monday-Thursday (on your own, see food listing below)
Afternoon Break: Between 3:00 - 3:30 PM, Monday-Thursday (light refreshments available)

Course Information: Available May 14, 2018

Morning Schedule: 9:00 - 12:00 Noon

Course                                                                            Location            Course Information
Applied Hierarchical Linear Modeling   CLA 1.404    .pdf  EID
Big Data Analytics: Theory and Methods  FAC 101B    .pdf  EID
Common Mistakes in Using Statistics  CLA 1.302E    .pdf
Data Analysis Using SPSS  CLA 1.402    .pdf   EID
Introduction to Causal Inference  CLA 1.108    .pdf
Introduction to Data Analysis and Graphics Using R  CLA 1.106    .pdf
Introduction to Regression  CLA 1.102    .pdf
Introduction to Statistics  CLA 1.104    .pdf
Missing Data Analysis using Mplus  CLA 3.104    .pdf  EID
Statistics for Dissertation  CLA 0.118    .pdf
Structural Equation Modeling  CLA 1.302B    .pdf


Afternoon Schedule: 1:30 - 4:30 PM  

Course                                                                          Location             Course Information
Data Analysis using SAS CLA 1.402    .pdf  EID
Geospatial Data Analysis in R CLA 3.104    .pdf  EID
Introduction to Bayesian Statistics CLA 0.118    .pdf
Introduction to Data Science in Python CLA 1.302B    .pdf
Introduction to GIS CLA 1.404    .pdf  EID
Introduction to SQL and Relational Database Design FAC 101B    .pdf  EID
Introduction to Stata CLA 1.302E    .pdf
Introduction to Statistics  CLA 1.104    .pdf
Large Scale Data Analysis with Hadoop and Spark CLA 0.124    .pdf
Non Parametric Statistical Methods for Small Datasets CLA 1.106    .pdf
Questionnaire Design and Survey Analysis CLA 1.102    .pdf
The Power and Pleasure of Probability CLA 1.108    .pdf
Time Series Forecasting and Modeling CLA 0.106    .pdf  SAS on Demand


Courses will be held on the UT Austin Campus in College of Liberal Arts Building (CLA), Flawn Academic Center (FAC) and Robert A. Welch Hall (WEL).

UT Mobile App  

Location Map .pdf


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 .pdf



Student Activity Center (SAC)

  • Starbucks: 7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • Zen (Japanese Fast Food): 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • P.O.D. (Provisions on Demand): 7:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Texas Union

  • Starbucks: 7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • Wendy's: 7:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Quiznos: 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • Panda Express: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • P.O.D. (Provisions on Demand): 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM


  • Red River Cafe (2912 Medical Arts St.): 7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Snarfs (2901 Medical Arts St. #2): 11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Kerby Lane Cafe (2606 Guadalupe St.): 24 Hours 



You must have a current UT EID to register for the Summer Statistics Institute. To obtain a UT EID, visit https://idmanager.its.utexas.edu/eid_self_help and select “Get a UT EID.” If you have a UT EID, but you do not know your password, select “Find/Reset My Password.”

Your UT EID will allow you access to your 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, 2018. 


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