Topic: David Laude

Houston Endowment's $8.2M Grant Champions Student Success

June 10, 2015
university leadership network

In an effort to provide greater access to higher education, Houston Endowment awarded UT Austin's University Leadership Network (ULN) $8.2 million to help economically disadvantaged Houston-area students achieve academic success and graduate in four years.

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$15 Million Scholarship Initiative Increases Access to UT Austin for High-Performing Students

Oct. 7, 2014

Approximately 750 Texas high school students will receive scholarship offers worth at least $20,000 over a four-year period through Texas Advance, a new University of Texas at Austin initiative aimed at supporting economically disadvantaged students across the state who are at the top of their class.

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UT Austin Makes Progress Toward Higher Graduation Rate Goals

Sept. 23, 2014

Last year's freshman class at The University of Texas at Austin returned to campus at higher rates, earned better grades and took and passed more credit hours than any other class on record.

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UT Strives to Improve Four-Year Graduation Rates

Sept. 16, 2013
UT Strives to Improve Four-Year Graduation Rates

From the Daily Texan: As freshmen take their first steps into college, a team across campus is aggressively working to make sure students graduate from UT in four years. [Infographic]

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Freshman Class of 2016 Demonstrates Improved Performance in Fall Semester

April 8, 2013

Undergraduate students in this year's freshman class at The University of Texas at Austin are showing performance gains compared with freshman cohorts in past years, including a 98.5 percent retention rate from fall to spring semester, which is higher than any freshman cohort in the past five years.

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