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UT Austin Raises Record $856 Million in Final Year of $3 Billion Campaign to Support Students and Excellence

UT Austin Raises Record $856 Million in Final Year of $3 Billion Campaign to Support Students and Excellence

AUSTIN, Texas — The University of Texas at Austin has successfully completed its historic Campaign for Texas by raising $856 million in 2013-14, an amount believed to be the largest ever raised by any Texas institution in a single year.

Powers Touts Student Successes, Vision for Higher Education in Annual Speech

University of Texas at Austin students who have enrolled since the university launched its efforts to increase four-year graduation rates are taking more classes, passing at higher rates and dropping out at a lower rate than their predecessors, President Bill Powers said today.