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Orientation Begins for Class of 2018

Undergraduate Studies staff welcomes the class of 2018 to the Forty Acres for the first orientation session. Students will connect with advisors, meet fellow students, and register for fall classes. (read more)

Award for Innovation in Core Curriculum Goes to Undergraduate Studies Staffer

Jennifer Morgan, senior program coordinator in the School of Undergraduate Studies, has been awarded the Cale McDowell Award for Innovation in Undergraduate Studies. (read more)

Advisory Council Chair Named Outstanding Young Texas Ex

Jeffrey Tsai, chair of the Undergraduate Studies Advisory Council, has won the Texas Exes Outstanding Young Texas Ex Award. (read more)

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)