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UT Austin Breaks Single-Year Fundraising Record

The University of Texas at Austin has raised more money in the current fiscal year than in any previous year — $396 million, with three weeks still to go before the Aug. 31 cutoff — placing it among the top public universities in the nation. The increased philanthropy is essential to maintaining and expanding the…   » Continue Reading

$3 Million Gift from Holland Family Will Complete Jackson School Student Center

$3 Million Gift from Holland Family Will Complete Jackson School Student Center

A $3 million gift from David Scott “Scotty” Holland and Jacque Nell Holland of Houston will allow The University of Texas at Austin’s Jackson School of Geosciences to complete a new student center.

Suzanne Deal Booth and David G. Booth Provide $1 Million Gift for Ransom Center’s Conservation and Preservation Programs

The Harry Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin, has received a $1 million gift from the Booth Heritage Foundation to support and enrich its conservation and preservation programs. The gift to Campaign for Texas, the university's capital campaign, will support a five-year initiative to enhance the…   » Continue Reading

New Computer Science Complex at The University of Texas at Austin Receives $30 Million Challenge Grant from Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

The University of Texas at Austin announced today (April 17) a $30 million grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, part of a $120 million capital campaign to construct a new building complex for one of the nation's leading computer science programs.

Center for American History to be Named for Former Governor Dolph Briscoe

Center for American History to be Named for Former Governor Dolph Briscoe

The Center for American History at The University of Texas at Austin will be named for Dolph Briscoe, former governor of Texas, following gifts totaling $15 million.

University announces $3 billion drive to strengthen national competitiveness, global impact

University announces $3 billion drive to strengthen national competitiveness, global impact

The Campaign for Texas: Someday people with Type 1 diabetes will be able to replace their insulin shots with pills. Someday doctors will be able to target cancer cells directly without exposing patients' entire bodies to harmful radiation. Someday a vaccine will have the power to render powerless the deadly Ebola virus. Someday paramedics will be able to diagnose a heart attack with a single drop of saliva. This vision of someday brought to you by The University of Texas at Austin.

The University of Texas at Austin Announces $3 Billion Capital Campaign

The University of Texas at Austin today (Oct. 17) announced an eight-year capital campaign to raise $3 billion.