Last year’s freshman class at The University of Texas at Austin returned to campus at higher rates, earned better grades and took — and passed — more credit hours than any other class on record.
MEDIA ADVISORY: UT Austin President Powers to Deliver Final State of the University Address on Sept. 22
EVENT: Bill Powers, president of The University of Texas at Austin, will deliver his ninth and final State of the University Address, presenting a public assessment on the progress of the institution. He will highlight the university’s accomplishments during the past year and outline the challenges and goals for the coming year. The event is… » Continue Reading
Event: University of Texas at Austin President Bill Powers will host a panel to discuss the National Commission on Higher Education Attainment's recommendations for increasing college completion. When: Monday, Feb. 11, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Event is invitation only but open to the media. Where: AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center, Room 205 Background:… » Continue Reading
University of Texas at Austin officials praised a series of recommendations for increasing college completion rates released this week by the national Commission on Higher Education Attainment. Many of the recommendations mirror efforts already under way at UT Austin while others will provide additional direction for campus efforts.