DC Standards / Division 26 - Electrical

The University of Texas at Austin Design and Construction Standards have been prepared by the University to guide and assist architects, engineers, other design professionals, contractors, and university staff (herein referred to as Professional) in understanding the preferences of The University of Texas at Austin in the development, maintenance, repair and replacement of its facilities and assets.

If you wish to download multiple files, you may do so by going to the Current Design and Construction Standards UT Box Folder.

Division 26 - Design Criteria

File Link (PDF)File Link (DOC)File TitleUpdates MadeRev. Date
Div26_Electrical_Systems_DC (PDF)Div26_Electrical_Systems_DC (DOC)Electrical Systems Design CriteriaUpdate01/2021

Division 26 - Technical Specifications

File Link (PDF)File Link (DOC)File TitleUpdates MadeRev. Date
26.00.00 (PDF)26.00.00 (DOC)Basic Electrical RequirementsUpdate02/2022
26.00.00.UEM (PDF)26.00.00.UEM (DOC)UEM Electrical General ProvisionsNone02/2017
26.00.10 (PDF)26.00.10 (DOC)Electrical DemolitionUpdate02/2022
26.01.26.UEM (PDF)26.01.26.UEM (DOC)UEM Electrical TestingNone02/2017
26.05.00 (PDF)26.05.00 (DOC)Common Work Results for ElectricalUpdate01/2021
26.05.13.UEM (PDF)26.05.13.UEM (DOC)UEM Wire And CableNone02/2017
26.05.19 (PDF)26.05.19 (DOC)Cable and Wire Connectors, 600VUpdate05/2022
26.05.20 (PDF)26.05.20 (DOC)2-Hour Fire-Rated Circuit SystemUpdate09/2023
26.05.26 (PDF)26.05.26 (DOC)GroundingUpdate01/2022
26.05.26.UEM (PDF)26.05.26.UEM (DOC)UEM Grounding And Bonding SystemsNone02/2017
26.05.29 (PDF)26.05.29 (DOC)Hangers and Supports for Electrical SystemsUpdate01/2021
26.05.33 (PDF)26.05.33 (DOC)Raceway, Conduit and BoxesUpdate08/2021
26.05.33.UEM (PDF)26.05.33.UEM (DOC)UEM Electrical ConduitNone02/2017
26.05.43.UEM (PDF)26.05.43.UEM (DOC)UEM Underground Ducts and ManholesUpdate07/2021
26.05.53 (PDF)26.05.53 (DOC)Electrical IdentificationUpdate03/2024
26.05.53.UEM (PDF)26.05.53.UEM (DOC)UEM Electrical IdentificationNone02/2017
26.05.73.UEM (PDF)26.05.73.UEM (DOC)UEM Fault and Coordination Study and Arc Flash Hazard AnalysisUpdate10/2019
26.05.83.UEM (PDF)26.05.83.UEM (DOC)UEM Wire Connections and DevicesNone02/2017
26.09.23 (PDF)26.09.23 (DOC)Lighting Control DevicesUpdate10/2020
26.10.00 (PDF) MV Electrical TransmissionNone04/2012
26.12.13.UEM (PDF)26.12.13.UEM (DOC)UEM Main Distribution TransformersNone02/2017
26.13.19.UEM (PDF)26.13.19.UEM (DOC)UEM 15KV Metal-Clad SwitchgearUpdate07/2021
26.20.00 (PDF) LV Electrical TransmissionNone04/2012
26.22.13 (PDF)26.22.13 (DOC)Low-Voltage Distribution TransformersUpdate01/2021
26.22.13.UEM (PDF)26.22.13.UEM (DOC)UEM Dry Type TransformersNone02/2017
26.23.13.UEM (PDF)26.23.13.UEM (DOC)UEM Metal-Enclosed Distribution Switchgear (600 VAC)None02/2017
26.24.16 (PDF)26.24.16 (DOC)Panelboards - Distribution and Branch CircuitUpdate10/2020
26.24.19.UEM (PDF)26.24.19.UEM (DOC)UEM Motor Control CentersNone02/2017
26.27.26 (PDF)26.27.26 (DOC)Wiring DevicesUpdate04/2023
26.27.26.UEM (PDF)26.27.26.UEM (DOC)UEM Wiring DevicesUpdate06/2022
26.28.13 (PDF)26.28.13 (DOC)Fuses, 600 VoltsUpdate09/2022
26.28.16 (PDF)26.28.16 (DOC)Disconnect SwitchesUpdate12/2023
26.29.13 (PDF)26.29.13 (DOC)Motor ControllersUpdate03/2024
26.30.00 (PDF) Power Generating and Storing EquipmentNone04/2012
26.32.13.UEM (PDF)26.32.13.UEM (DOC)UEM Engine GeneratorNone02/2017
26.33.53.UEM (PDF)26.33.53.UEM (DOC)UEM Uninterruptible Power SuppliesNone02/2017
26.36.23.UEM (PDF)26.36.23.UEM (DOC)UEM Automatic Transfer SwitchesNone02/2017
26.41.13 (PDF)26.41.13 (DOC)Lightning Protection for StructuresUpdate03/2023
26.51.13 (PDF)26.51.13 (DOC)Luminaires, Lamps and PolesUpdate12/2021


Division 26 - Supplemental Standards

File Title and LinkUpdates MadeRev. Date
Energy and Water Performance Information Request (PDF) (DOC)None12/2019
Food Establishment GuidelinesUpdate09/2019