UT System News Media Advisory

Regents to Meet in Austin May 7-8

The Board of Regents of the University of Texas System will meet Wednesday and Thursday, May 7-8, in Austin. The meeting will be on the 9th floor of Ashbel Smith Hall, 201 W. 7th Street.

Parking for the news media will be available at the guard kiosk on Colorado Street between 7th and 6th Streets.

On Wednesday, the meeting will begin at 2 p.m. with the board's annual meeting with the U.T. System Student Advisory Council. An executive session will follow that meeting.

On Thursday, the meeting will begin at 8:30 a.m. Agenda items include:

  • Discussion of policies and plans related to U.T. Arlington as an emerging research university.
  • Review of plans for new student housing at U.T. Arlington, U.T. Permian Basin, and U.T. San Antonio, as well as other construction projects.
  • Presentation of an update on a System-wide research plan.

The meeting has been posted with the Secretary of State. The posting may be viewed at www.utsystem.edu/bor/meetings/postedmeetings.htm


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