UT System Regents to meet Monday

AUSTIN—The University of Texas System Board of Regents will hold a special called meeting at 4:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 29 in Austin. The meeting will be held via telephone conference call on the ninth floor of Ashbel Smith Hall, 201 W. 7th St.

Links to the agenda book and live webcast are posted online.

The Board will consider tuition and fee rates for academic and health institutions for fiscal years 2017 and 2018. The Board also will consider the appointment of Dr. Richard C. Benson, the sole finalist for the UT Dallas presidency.

If needed, the Board will recess into executive session to discuss agenda items and will reconvene in open session to consider action, if any.

The meeting is expected to adjourn at about 5:30 p.m.

Parking for the news media is available at the guard kiosk on Colorado Street between 6th and 7th streets.

News Contact Information

Jenny LaCoste-Caputo: jcaputo@utsystem.edu  • 512-499-4361(direct) • 512-574-5777 (cell) 
Karen Adler: kadler@utsystem.edu  • 512-499-4360 (direct) • 210-912-8055 (cell)
Ken Ma: kma@utsystem.edu  • 512-499-4778 (direct) • 954-621-7961 (cell)
Melanie Thompson: mthompson@utsystem.edu • 512-499-4487 (direct) • 832-724-1024 (cell)