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Congratulations 2014 Graduating Seniors

This year marks the second cohort of graduating seniors who started in UGS. Read about some of our outstanding alumni. (read more)

Bridging Disciplines Programs Certificate Ceremony Thursday

BDP students received their certificates in a ceremony last Thursday. (read more)

School of Undergraduate Studies Names First Forty Acres Scholar

This fall, the School of Undergraduate Studies' inaugural Forty Acres Scholar, Steffi Lee, will receive a full-ride, merit-based scholarship.(read more)

Five Win President's Outstanding Staff Awards

Five Undergraduate Studies staff members were awarded this year's Outstanding Staff Awards at The President's Staff Awards ceremony on May 7 for their service to the university.(read more)

First-year Students Give Away $100,000 to Eight Charities

After a semester of vetting potential charities, first-year students donated over $100,000 to charities across the world as part of their Signature Course. (read more)

UGS Program Coordinator Receives Eyes of Texas Excellence Award

Patty Micks, senior program coordinator for the First-year Experience Office, has been awarded the Eyes of Texas Excellence Award. (read more)

Apply for the Undergraduate Awards

This award recognizes top undergraduate research projects. Alumna Lidia Plaza received the 2013 award. (read more)

Research Week 2014 Kicks Off

Research Week showcases a diverse sampling of undergraduate research projects from across the Forty Acres. Students present their projects and promote the impressive array of opportunities available at a tier-one research institution. (read more)

Former UGS Council President Wins Guleke Student Excellence Award

Undergraduate Studies alumna and former UGS Council President Emily Smith was awarded the Edward S. Guleke Student Excellence Award in a ceremony on April 11.(read more)

UGS Students Recognized at Honors Day

Eight UGS students were honored for their outstanding academic achievements at the 66th annual Honors Day Convocation.(read more)