- February 14, 2017

15 Swoon Inducing Photos Of ‘#LonghornLove’ At UT Austin

Being such an inspiring city, Austin’s always brimming with romance, but in February things heat up more than just a little bit. We’re talking epic marriage proposals, romantic dinners, and amazing co-adventures, plus ridiculous lines at the “I Love You So Much” mural along SoCo.

Straight up, Austinites know how to woo their beloveds. And if the following 15 swoon inducing photos of cute University of Texas couples is any evidence, lots of Longhorns will be locking lips — and likely, hearts — this Valentine’s Day. If romance just gets you, we suggest finding some tissues before you dive in…

First of all, this is just adorable. Look at their perfect little heart! <3

Gotta love the classic UT Tower embrace.

Don’t these two look like peas in a pod? Well, three peas to be precise!

Tailgating with my favorites. #hookem

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Oooooooooh — whatcha doing behind that hat? 😉

Graduation kisses #2013

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Yep, totally in love. They’re glowing!


Sharing a kiss before he’s deployed overseas. Weep. :'(

These two Longhorns have a beautiful love story. Read it here! <3

Like. Like. Like. Like. Like. So cute!

Here's to 3 incredible years with the love of my life! #LonghornLove #SexyLegs #nofilterbecausesheneedsnone

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There’s no better place to spend a date night on campus during football season — are we right?! Hook ’em!

Perks of making friends with the security guard.. Photos on the field ?? #cottonbowl #texasou2014 #hookem #longhornlove

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Ahhhhhhh! SO. MUCH. CUTE.

We’re not positive these two are a couple but who cares? RELATIONSHIP GOALS, PEOPLE.

Housemate date at Deep Eddy pool. #texansatheart, #atxlife, #deepeddypool, #longhornlove, #sweatingmyfaceoff

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Smiling while kissing = totes adorbs.

Back where it all began. Swoon! 😀

Where it all started…. #LonghornLove ??

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Bevo needs cuddles too!

Happy #ValentinesDay, Longhorns! ?  Hope you are spending it with someone huggable. ? #hookem #longhornlove #hugs

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If you need a little more swoon material this Valentine’s Day, check out this photo montage of some of the other submissions the university received when they ran their #InLoveAtUT campaign in 2014, and read through the stories posted on UT’s “Longhorn Love Stories” page.

Planning something special for your sweetie on February 14? Then do not miss our guides on Austin’s most romantic proposal sites, best spots for taking cuddly kissing selfies, top bars with shareable drinks, and ideal date opportunities.

Now, if you’re single, here’s the word: you really need to start planning out how you’re going to survive the looming PDApocalypse. Don’t worry, we’ve got a guide for that, too.

Happy Valentine’s Day, Austin!


Featured photo: Flickr user Jon Rawlinson, Creative Commons licensed