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…
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First of all, this is just adorable. Look at their perfect little heart! <3
Love is in the air at UT, with Valentine's Day just one month away. We want to know: What's your favorite campus date spot? Did you get engaged on campus? How did you meet your Longhorn love? Send us your suggestions, memories, stories and photos to email@example.com and you may be included in an upcoming story! Or tag your photos here #InLoveatUT
Gotta love the classic UT Tower embrace.
Don’t these two look like peas in a pod? Well, three peas to be precise!
Oooooooooh — whatcha doing behind that hat? 😉
Yep, totally in love. They’re glowing!
OMG ALL THE FEELS.
Sharing a kiss before he’s deployed overseas. Weep. :'(
My other half is officially in another country for the next 365 days. 🙁 I have faith in my marriage, in my husband and in myself. I know that with the help of my friend and family and faith I will be fine. And @jram1096 you better be ready for lots of kisses (from me and our babies) when you get home. Xoxo #screwdeployment #iloveyou #longhornlove #husbandandwife
These two Longhorns have a beautiful love story. Read it here! <3
Longhorn Love Stories❤️: Roshan Gummattira, MBA '08, and Rachel Callahan Gummattira, MBA ‘08 Roshan and Rachel were friends for seven years before they started dating. They met at the start of their graduate program in 2006, often seeing each other in a larger circle of friends through the business school. After running into each other at weddings, football games, and meetups in their hometown of Houston, the couple finally started dating in early 2013. At the time, Roshan was working in San Francisco and Rachel was in Houston. #Longhornlove Read more by clicking the link in our bio.
Like. Like. Like. Like. Like. So cute!
There’s no better place to spend a date night on campus during football season — are we right?! Hook ’em!
Ahhhhhhh! SO. MUCH. CUTE.
We’re not positive these two are a couple but who cares? RELATIONSHIP GOALS, PEOPLE.
Smiling while kissing = totes adorbs.
Back where it all began. Swoon! 😀
Bevo needs cuddles too!
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