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UT System institutions shine in U.S. News Best Colleges ranking lists

AUSTIN, TX  – Institutions from The University of Texas System have been recognized in various categories of U.S. News and World Report’s Best Colleges rankings, earning top national and state honors for overall excellence, social mobility, innovation, service to veterans and several professional programs including engineering and nursing.

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UT System ranks third nationally for U.S. patents granted in 2022

The University of Texas System has ranked third among the Top 100 U.S. Universities granted utility patents in 2022, in a new ranking list published by the National Academy of Inventors (NAI).  The NAI showcases institutions of higher education that lead in discoveries of technology, medicine, and other groundbreaking inventions.

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