UT System Committee Chairs and Regental Representatives Named
AUSTIN – Several individuals were appointed today (May 12) to serve as chairmen and representatives on the various regental committees of The University of Texas System Board of Regents. The appointments, recommended by Regents’ Chairman Colleen McHugh and approved by the Board, are effective immediately.
UT System Board of Regents committee chairmen are:
The student regent is a nonvoting ex officio member of each standing committee.
Other regental appointments include:
Serving the educational and health care needs of Texans for more than 125 years, The University of Texas System is one of the nation’s largest higher education systems, with nine academic campuses and six health institutions. The UT System has an annual operating budget of $11.9 billion (FY 2010) including $2.5 billion in sponsored programs funded by federal, state, local and private sources. Preliminary student enrollment exceeded 202,000 in the 2009 academic year. The UT System confers more than one-third of the state's undergraduate degrees and educates nearly three-fourths of the state's health care professionals annually. With more than 84,000 employees, the UT System is one of the largest employers in the state.