UT System Regents to meet Monday
AUSTIN—The University of Texas System Board of Regents will hold a special meeting via telephone conference call at 1:30 p.m. Monday, June 27 on the ninth floor of Ashbel Smith Hall, 201 W. 7th Street.
The Board will convene in open session and immediately recess to executive session to discuss legal issues associated with the UT System’s participation in the consortium and the bid to manage and operate Sandia National Laboratories. The Board will reconvene in open session for further discussion and to take any action.
The meeting is expected to adjourn at about 2:30 p.m.
The full agenda is posted online, and the meeting will be webcast.
Parking for the news media is available at the guard kiosk on Colorado Street between 6th and 7th streets.
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 an enrollment of more than 221,000, the UT System confers more than one-third of the state’s undergraduate degrees, educates almost 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 has an annual operating budget of $16.9 billion (FY 2016) including $3 billion in sponsored programs funded by federal, state, local and private sources. With more than 20,000 faculty – including Nobel laureates – 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.