Austin Swift
Born March 11, 1992
Reading, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Residence United States
Alma mater University of Notre Dame
Vanderbilt University
Parents Scott Kingsley Swift
Andrea Gardner Finlay

Austin Kingsley Swift (born March 11, 1992) is Taylor Swift's younger brother, who is two and a half years younger than she is. He attended the University of Notre Dame for the 2010-2011 school year, but transferred to Vanderbilt University. During his junior year of college, he transferred back to Notre Dame, where he graduated on May 17, 2015.[1]

He was seen in part of one of her home movies taking her phone from her, and messing around with her. [1]

He and his friends often appear in Taylor's music videos.

One site mentions this on Austin:

"As Taylor's kid brother and the youngest child in their family, Austin moved with the family to Hendersonville, TN where he is a student and a freelance photographer for Getty Images. Some of his photographs of Taylor appear in publications like People magazine and Rolling stone Magazine."[2]

Media mentioning him

  • Taylor talks about him at the 2011 American Music Awards. [3]
  • Taylor makes a reference to him in her song The Best Day. She sings, "God smiles on my little brother, inside and out, he's better than I am."
  • Taylor makes another reference to him in her song Never Grow Up. She sings "and all your little brother's favorite songs".



  1. Kimble, Lindsay. "Taylor Swift's Brother Austin Graduates from Notre Dame". People. Time, Inc., 17 May 2015. Web. 10 Mar. 2017.
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