As we face a transition in our football program, I want to make it clear that we support a mission of comprehensive excellence in our athletics department. Under the leadership of Vice Chancellor and Athletics Director Dave Hart, we will do the things required to return our team to national prominence. As we begin our
Two years of planning and designing by UT students and faculty culminated in the opening of a secondary school in Haiti this fall. The L’Exode Secondary School welcomed its first students in September in the island nation’s town of Fond-des-Blancs, located seventy miles outside of the Haitian capital Port-au-Prince. Sixty seventh and eighth graders are
For students, college is a time of self-discovery and laying the groundwork for their future. Some students take longer to finish the journey than others. UT is steering students back to the four-year graduation expectation by embarking on a new effort to help students complete their degrees on time. The new initiative is called Take
The regular application deadline for the 2013-2014 academic year is December 1, less than two weeks away. The priority admissions deadline—which incoming freshmen had to meet to be considered for competitive scholarships and the Chancellor’s Honors Program—was November 1. Students will be notified of their admission status beginning in mid-November but no later than mid-March.