Topic: Forty Acres

Longhorn Nation Unites during 40 Hours for the Forty Acres to Support UT Austin

April 2, 2015

The University of Texas at Austin invites alumni, students, faculty members, staffers and friends to rally during its 40 Hours for the Forty Acres fundraising campaign on Wednesday, April 8, through Thursday, April 9.

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UT Austin Raises Record $856 Million in Final Year of $3 Billion Campaign to Support Students and Excellence

Sept. 2, 2014

AUSTIN, Texas The University of Texas at Austin has successfully completed its historic Campaign for Texas by raising $856 million in 2013-14, an amount believed to be the largest ever raised by any Texas institution in a single year.

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Powers Touts Student Successes, Vision for Higher Education in Annual Speech

Sept. 11, 2013

University of Texas at Austin students who have enrolled since the university launched its efforts to increase four-year graduation rates are taking more classes, passing at higher rates and dropping out at a lower rate than their predecessors, President Bill Powers said today.

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Fly Over the Forty Acres

Aug. 20, 2012
Fly Over the Forty Acres

http://youtu.be/itO9IXiH4Nk

Take an aerial view of the Forty Acres in this helicopter flyover of campus. Go to YouTube to share the video http://youtu.be/itO9IXiH4Nk.

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Tower shines orange tonight

Feb. 27, 2012
Tower shines orange tonight

In celebration of its 75th anniversary, the university's Tower will shine orange with "75" in the windows on the evening of Monday, Feb. 27.

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