UT System Regents to meet Friday
AUSTIN—The University of Texas System Board of Regents will hold a special called meeting via telephone conference call at 2 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 15, in Austin, on the second floor of the UT System Building, 210 West 7th St.
The agenda book and links to the live webcast are posted on the Board of Regents’ website. All times listed in the agenda are approximate.
Parking for the news media is available in the UT System garage on Lavaca between 7th and 8th streets. Anyone coming in person should take the garage elevator to the first floor and check in at the guard desk in the lobby.
About The University of Texas System
Educating students, providing care for patients, conducting groundbreaking basic, applied and clinical research, and serving the needs of Texans and the nation for more than 130 years, The University of Texas System is one of the largest public university systems in the United States. With 14 institutions and a projected enrollment of more than 234,000 students, the UT System confers more than one-third of the state’s undergraduate degrees, educates approximately two-thirds of the state’s health care professionals annually and accounts for almost 70 percent of all research funds awarded to public institutions in Texas. The UT System’s operating budget for FY 2018 is $18.3 billion, funded in part by $3.6 billion in sponsored programs from federal, state, local and private sources. With more than 20,000 faculty – including Nobel laureates and many members of the National Academies – and nearly 80,000 health care professionals, researchers, student advisors and support staff, the UT System is one of the largest employers in the state.