Pepperdine University Names Dallas Mayor Eric Johnson To Board Of RegentsPepperdine University has added two new members to its Board of Regents and one of them is the leader of the 3rd largest city in Texas.
UT Austin Will Provide Free Tuition For Students From Families Earning Less Than 65KThe University of Texas System Board of Regents on Tuesday approved creating a $160 million endowment for the tuition plan.
University Of Texas Getting New Basketball ArenaSeating for basketball games would be capped at about 10,000 with space for 5,000 more for concerts and other events. The building is expected to open in 2021.
Dallas Fire Chief Lone Finalist To Lead Texas A&M Engineering Service, Texas Task Force 1The Texas A&M University System Board of Regents has named David E. Coatney as the sole finalist for the position of Director of the Texas A&M Engineering Extension Service.
Milliken Named Chancellor Of University Of Texas SystemJames Milliken was named sole finalist for the position on Aug. 4 and the system Board of Regents officially appointed him on Monday.
Accreditation Group Gives 'Warning' To Baylor UniversityA leading university-accrediting body has issued a "warning" to Baylor University that the school's compliance with the body's standards will be closely monitored for the next year.
University Of Texas Board Reverses 1 Austin Campus Gun RuleThe University of Texas System Board of Regents has struck down a rule that would have barred chambered rounds in concealed semi-automatic handguns on the flagship UT-Austin campus.
UT Regents Set To Approve Gun RulesUniversity of Texas System regents are expected Thursday to approve rules allowing concealed handguns in campus classrooms and buildings.
University Of Texas Regents Approve Tuition IncreaseThe University of Texas System Board of Regents has approved tuition increases for the system's academic and health institutions over the next two years.
New UT Admissions Policy Gives Campus Presidents DiscretionThe University of Texas System has approved new admissions policies allowing campus presidents to extend admission to some students who wouldn't otherwise be accepted.
Senate Confirms Gov. Abbott's University Of Texas Regents ChoicesThe Texas Senate has easily approved Gov. Greg Abbott's first three appointees to the University of Texas System Board of Regents, bringing what began as a contentious process to a tame conclusion.
Report: UT President OK'd Applicants Over ObjectionsThe investigation into influence peddling in admissions at the University of Texas System's flagship campus found applicants approved by outgoing President Bill Powers typically were recommended by state lawmakers, university donors, alumni and at times by regents themselves.
Oil Boom Brings New Focus To Univ. Of Texas' Landhe University of Texas System owns 2.1 million acres of land, most of it in oil-rich West Texas where royalty payments have soared past $1 billion each year.
Texas Regents Expected To Keep Tuition FlatThe University of Texas System's Board of Regents is expected to vote this week on a plan to avoid tuition increases for in-state students.
Baylor Adding Non-Baptists To Governing BoardThe world's largest Baptist university will soon allow people from outside the denomination to serve on the school's board of regents.