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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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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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Software Engineering

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UX/UI Design

Companies that have hired our graduates

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Meet the team

Lauren Bauml
Texas Campus Director, Austin & Houston

A mission-driven and tenured executive across the industries of defense and higher education, Lauren Bauml brings an extensive understanding of global dynamics coupled with local community enrichment to her role at the Flatiron School. She is committed to our two greatest societal equalizers — education and professional opportunity.

Julia Madrigan
Lead Design Instructor

Julia is an interdisciplinary designer, art director, and educator, with over 12 years of professional experience. She gained extensive experience working in tech in Boston, San Francisco, and Austin for companies like Pinterest and Vrbo. She's also taught design courses at Northeastern University and Keene State College.

Marc Majcher
Lead Instructor, Software Engineering

Marc's been a professional developer for 25 years and change, and a teacher for less than that. He's taught game development at ACC, full-stack web development at Galvanize, and improv all over the world. When he's not teaching or making computers go, you can find him directing award-winning theater, or playing, designing, and publishing tabletop games.

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.

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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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