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The University of Texas has a bold vision for the 21st century that embraces innovation and discovery. A vision that enriches the educational experience, takes on the most serious global challenges, and offers creative solutions. It is the vision of the Commission of 125, a group of dedicated alumni and friends who spent two years evaluating our university and giving us our charge:

“The University of Texas will be the best in the world at creating a disciplined culture of excellence that generates intellectual excitement, transforms lives, and develops leaders. The University of Texas will define for the 21st century what it means to be a university of the first class.”

To reach our goal we created The Campaign for Texas: an eight-year, $3 billion fundraising effort. After a momentum-building phase that began in September 2006, the campaign was announced publicly in October 2008, coinciding with the university’s 125th anniversary.

Read about our accomplishments so far and about the work that’s still ahead.

LIVESTRONG Gift Pushes UT Past $3 Billion Goal

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Chevron Adds to UT Investment with $800,000 Gift

Monday, August 4, 2014

Los Fresnos Graduate Receives Rio Grande Valley Scholarship

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Gift to Support Religious Studies Initiatives

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Grant Expands Freshman Research Initiative

Thursday, May 29, 2014

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