Topic: Tower lighting

2015 Brings Reasons for Tower to Shine

Jan. 5, 2016
The University of Texas at Austin Tower

The iconic Tower is The University of Texas at Austin's most recognizable landmark, and 2015 brought plenty of reasons for the Tower to show off Longhorn pride with a burnt-orange glow.

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Tower Turns Orange for LHN Filming

July 29, 2015
UT's tower, lit orange, with fountain in foreground

The university Tower will be lit Thursday, July 30 to support a Longhorn Network filming crew. 

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Tower Shines for Spieth’s Historic U.S. Open Win

June 22, 2015
Former Texas golfer Jordan Spieth won the U.S. Open on Sunday for his second major win this year after winning The Masters in

For the second time this year, former Texas golfer Jordan Spieth won a major tournament. The Tower will again shine with a burnt-orange glow to honor his historic victory.

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Tower’s Glow Honors President Fenves

June 2, 2015
UT Tower Lit Orange

The UT Tower will have a burnt-orange glow Wednesday, June 3 to mark the university’s transition in leadership as Gregory L. Fenves takes the reins as the university’s 29th president. 

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Tower Shines for Class of 2015

May 22, 2015
Tower commencement fireworks (2013)

The university Tower will shine with entirely orange lights and a “15” configuration in its windows to honor this year’s graduating class both Saturday, May 23 and Sunday, May 24. 

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