Nueces Mosque

The local mosque near UT Austin is Nueces Mosque, located at 1906 Nueces St, Austin, TX 78705. Please visit their website at for more information about daily prayer times and other mosque activities.

Zabihah Halal

Listed below are some of the local favorite Zabihah Halal Restaurants around the UT Austin community. Links to their information are attached to their names. Please check out for more options. Please do not be afraid to try the wide variety of Austin cuisine wherever you go as most have seafood or vegetarian options, and Austin is full of new and exciting foods!

 Halal Bros

Longhorn Chicken

Kismet Cafe

Arpeggios (You MUST try the pizza and wings)

Masala Wok (Has multiple locations)

Mighty Fine Burgers (Has multiple locations)


Cheapest Hotels Near UT Austin: (Full List)

1)   Extended Stay America Austin – Northwest – Research Park, Austin (12 miles North of campus, 15 min)

2)   Extended Stay America – Austin – North Central, Austin (6.7 miles North of campus, 10 min)

3)   Springhill Suites By Marriott Austin North Parmer Lane, Austin (9.4 miles North of campus, 12 min)

4)   Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Austin North/Parmer Lane, Austin (9.3 miles North of campus, 12 min)

5)   La Quinta Inn Austin South / Interstate Highway 35, Austin (5.7 miles South of campus, 10 min)

6)   Hilton Garden Inn Austin Airport, Austin (8.8 miles South of campus, 12 min)

7)   Quality Inn & Suites Airport, Del Valle (11.1 miles South of campus, 13 min)

**For the cheapest option, we recommend using a hotel comparison website and using the zip code 78705 as the base location. The options above are the closest and are rated as quality hotels, but may not be the cheapest ones around. 


Listed below are several places to park around campus for the day. Each one of these will cost, so please expect a payment due once you intend to leave the location of parking.

1)   University Parking Garages

a)  San Jacinto Garage

b) Manor Garage

2)   Quarters Nueces Garage

3)   Co-Op Parking Garage

4)   For your reference, street parking may also be available near the university; hours and prices may vary. In West Campus, parking is free from 6 PM on Friday until 8 AM on Saturday morning. On Saturday parking is free after 6 PM. From 8 AM to 6 PM on Friday and Saturday, parking can be bought for only up to 4 hours at a time, so please make sure to be paid for parking at all times when needed. On Sunday, street parking is free all day.


**The locations listed above are only suggestions, feel free to park where you feel comfortable. Please make sure to keep track of the event schedule when parking and make sure to park smart by locking your vehicle, securing all valuables, and taking your keys with you! Please contact us if you have any questions, concerns, or thoughts.