Starting Saturday, part of Red River Street will be closed.
The roadway will be shut down between MLK and 15th Street through the end of the year. That includes the area near the Erwin Center. UT officials say access to nearby buildings won't be affected.
Crews will begin working on the construction of the teaching hospital at the UT at Austin Dell Medical School.
Enrollment will start in the summer of 2016.
The Seton Health Care family teaching hospital is set to open the following year.
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