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Texas Reaps Twice as Much as It Pays for University of Texas at Austin Faculty

University of Texas at Austin instructors generate nearly twice as much revenue through research funding and educational dollars as they cost the state in salary and benefits, according to a report on faculty productivity issued by the university.

University of Texas at Austin Among the Most Efficient Universities in the Nation

The University of Texas at Austin is among the most efficient public research universities in the nation, ranking tenth in the percentage of students it graduates for every public dollar it receives, according to a report released today by the university.

Chancellor Outlines Framework for Advancing Excellence throughout The University of Texas System

A Framework for Advancing Excellence throughout The University of Texas System The University of Texas System Chancellor Francisco G. Cigarroa, M.D. As presented at the meeting of The University of Texas System Board of Regents May 12, 2011 In very complex times, when our beloved University of Texas is confronted with a combination of Gordian…   » Continue Reading

Look back at some of the stories that showed the university’s impact in 2010

Look back at some of the stories that showed the university’s impact in 2010

Look back at some of the stories that showed the university's impact in 2010.

Governance Institute Created to Increase Community College Student Completion Rates

The national Association of Community College Trustees (ACCT) and The University of Texas at Austin's Community College Leadership Program (CCLP) have partnered to create the Governance Institute for Student Success, thanks to a $2 million grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.

New Community College Report Says Using Key Comparisons Can Inspire Improved Practices

The Survey of Entering Student Engagement (SENSE), a national assessment for community and technical colleges initiated in 2007 by The University of Texas at Austin's Center for Community College Student Engagement (CCCSE), has released a new report titled "Benchmarking and Benchmarks: Effective Practice with Entering Students." The report introduces six SENSE benchmarks of effective practice…   » Continue Reading