Topic: First-year students

The University of Texas at Austin Releases Blueprint to Raising Graduation Rates Within Five Years

Feb. 15, 2012

The key to raising four-year graduation rates at The University of Texas at Austin is enhancing freshman orientation and the first-year experience to better emphasize academics and improving advising and student tracking, according to a newly released

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Meet a Forty Acres Scholar: Linda Shi

July 21, 2011
Meet a Forty Acres Scholar: Linda Shi

Ten new Longhorns will start the fall semester as Forty Acres Scholars. In this student profile, get to know Linda Shi from Allen High School in Allen, Texas.

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Meet a Forty Acres Scholar: Stephanie Eisner

July 21, 2011
Meet a Forty Acres Scholar: Stephanie Eisner

Ten new Longhorns will start the fall semester as Forty Acres Scholars. In this student profile, get to know Stephanie Eisner from The Woodlands High School in The Woodlands, Texas.

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Meet a Forty Acres Scholar: Anne Alexander

July 14, 2011
Meet a Forty Acres Scholar: Anne Alexander

Ten new Longhorns will start the fall semester as Forty Acres Scholars. In this student profile, get to know Anne Alexander from Stratford High School in Houston, Texas.

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Meet a Forty Acres Scholar: Wesley Howard

July 14, 2011
Meet a Forty Acres Scholar: Wesley Howard

Ten new Longhorns will start the fall semester as Forty Acres Scholars. In this student profile, get to know Wesley Howard from Center High School in Center, Texas.

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