AUSTIN – Several individuals were appointed today (May 13) to serve on various regental committees of The University of Texas System Board of Regents. The appointments, recommended by Regents’ Chairman James R. Huffines, are effective immediately and were approved at the Board’s quarterly meeting.
UT System Board of Regents committee chairmen named today were:
Other regental appointments include:
About The University of Texas System
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 $11.5 billion (FY 2009) including $2.5 billion in sponsored programs funded by federal, state, local and private sources. Student enrollment exceeded 195,000 in the 2008 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 healthcare professionals annually. With more than 84,000 employees, the UT System is one of the largest employers in the state.