Change your career in Austin

Flatiron School is committed to creating opportunities for Austin’s passionate and dedicated workforce. We’re not just here to change your career, life, and salary – we’re also here to empower you to change the world.

Our Austin campus

Our Austin campus is the perfect place for anyone looking to become a software engineer or UX/UI designer. We’re located at WeWork’s SXSW Center, where we're also hosting weekly community events.

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Our grads launch new careers


Employment Rate

For job-seeking on-campus graduates included in the 2019 Jobs Report including full-time salaried roles, full-time contract, internship, apprenticeship, and freelance roles, and part-time roles during the reporting period (see full Jobs Report here).


Average Starting Salary

For job-seeking on-campus students who accepted full-time salaried jobs during the reporting period and disclosed their compensation. The average starting salary for students who took full-time contract, internship, apprenticeship, or freelance roles and disclosed compensation was $32/hr. Average pay for a part-time role was $28/hr (see full Jobs Report report here).

WeWork Community

Studying at Flatiron School, you’ll join the WeWork community — a global network of startups, entrepreneurs, innovators, and people pursuing their passions.

Proven Job Placements

We’re committed to helping you secure a career. Our proven job search framework features 1:1 sessions with a dedicated Career Coach and a robust employer pipeline. Learn about our job placements here.

Austin's Tech Scene

With a fast-growing tech scene and outposts of established tech giants like Facebook, Amazon, and Apple, Austin is now a major tech hub. This growth created 52,373 new tech jobs in 2018, up 76 percent from 2017.

Our Austin courses

Since we opened our doors in 2012, thousands of students have joined us to launch new careers in tech. Start your next career as a software engineer, data scientist, or UX/UI designer today.

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UX/UI Design

Companies that have hired our graduates

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Logo: Spotify
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Meet the team

Lauren Bauml
Austin & Houston Campus Director

As VP of Marketing & Strategic Communications, Lauren is a former defense acquisition policy manager and international strategic marketing executive. In her tenure with Airbus, she worked to identify security needs for national-first responders and military. Before Flatiron School, she led Skills Fund's brand, marketing, and communications.

Vanessa Burroughs
Software Engineering Lead Instructor

Vanessa came to Flatiron School at the unique intersection of education and engineering. While teaching high school students, she decided to switch careers and move into engineering. With a passion for both, it's now several years later and she continues to move within both fields. She plans to never stop learning and challenging traditional education. 

Join us on campus

The single best way to see what it’s like to be a student at Flatiron School in Austin is to visit our campus. We host regular public meetups and events. Join our community today.

Pre-Work Office Hours

Join our Instructors and fellow admitted students at our Pre-Work Office Hours for a session of introductions and collaboration as you navigate through your pre-work. Our Education Team will be there to answer your questions and give you a pep talk or two if needed.

Code on Campus: Office Hours

Office hours provide a block of time for you to come on campus where you can meet with a member of our team. They happen every 3 weeks.

Tech Review Office Hours

Meet our instructors and get their sign-off on your Technical Readiness to be admitted into our Software Engineering program.

Where we're located

Located steps away from the Capitol Building downtown, our campus is an inspiring location to learn – and a perfect springboard for a career in tech. Working in the dynamic SXSW center, you’re surrounded by instructors and colleagues who support and challenge you.

Map of the Austin campus

Austin Campus

1400 Lavaca St
Austin, TX 78701
(888) 958-0569
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Frequently asked questions

Contact our admissions team – they’re here to help. They’re reachable via email at admissions@flatironschool.com; by phone at (888) 958-0569; or just schedule a chat and we’ll contact you. You can also contact the campus directly at austin@flatironschool.com.

Does Flatiron School offer any free coding classes or UX/UI design classes in Austin?

Yes. We host a regular rotation of free workshops, info sessions, panels, and other events to give you a glimpse into what it’s like to be a web developer or UX/UI designer in Austin. Check out our upcoming events and stop by campus to get started coding or designing.

Why consider Flatiron School’s coding or design bootcamp in Austin?

Our coding and UX/UI design bootcamps help Austinites capitalize on the growing tech industry opportunities. Our full-time courses prepare people with little to no experience to land entry-level technical roles, and we strive to make tech accessible to everyone through our Income Share Agreement and Money-Back Guarantee (see details).

Where can I go to meet the team and see Flatiron School’s Austin campus?

We offer campus tours every week. When you arrive at our custom-built WeWork space, you’ll meet our community leads, instructors, and current students, and see what it's like to learn and work among software engineers, data scientists, and UX/UI designers-in-training. 

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