UT System Regents to vote on Chancellor appointment Monday

The University of Texas System Board of Regents will hold a special called meeting via telephone conference call at 1:30 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 27, in Austin, on the second floor of the UT System Building, 210 West 7th St.


Among other agenda items, the Board of Regents will discuss and take appropriate action related to naming James B. Milliken as Chancellor.


The complete agenda for the meeting is posted on the Secretary of State’s website. Links to the live webcast are posted on the Board of Regents’ website. All times listed in the agenda are approximate.


Parking is available in the UT System garage on Lavaca Street between 7th and 8th streets. Anyone attending the meeting in person should take the garage elevator to the first floor and check in at the security desk in the lobby.

About The University of Texas System
For more than 130 years, The University of Texas System has been committed to improving the lives of Texans and people all over the world through education, research and health care. With 14 institutions, an enrollment of more than 235,000 students and an operating budget of $19.5 billion (FY 2019), the UT System is one of the largest public university systems in the United States. UT institutions produce nearly 59,000 graduates annually and award more than one-third of the state’s undergraduate degrees and almost two-thirds of its health professional degrees. Collectively, UT-owned and affiliated hospitals and clinics accounted for more than 7.8 million outpatient visits and 1.6 million hospital days last year. Across UT institutions, research and development expenditures total $2.7 billion – the second highest among U.S. public higher education systems – and the UT System is regularly ranked among the top 10 most innovative universities in the world. The UT System also is one of the largest employers in Texas, with more than 21,000 faculty – including Nobel laureates and members of the National Academies – and nearly 85,000 health care professionals, researchers, student advisors and support staff.

News Contact Information

Karen Adler: kadler@utsystem.edu • 512-499-4360 (direct) • 210-912-8055 (cell)