Non-News Filming & Photography

On Campus Filming 

STATUS: Until further notice, non-news filming and photography is suspended on campus due to the current COVID-19 pandemic. Please check back for updates later this fall.

Thanks for your interest in The University of Texas at Austin as a possible filming location. University Communications is responsible for evaluating all filming requests and processing all required paperwork including UT Austin location permits, insurance certificates and fees. University Communications also manages logistics and supervises film shoots.

Filming projects that require university permission and a film location permit include, but are not limited to:

  • Feature films, short films, documentaries, television programs, reality TV, and independent films 
  • Still photography (includes interior and exterior buildings on university property)

Filming by UT College/School/Unit (CSU)

Please contact University Communications at for more information on next steps.