Topic: Top 10 Percent law

Overall Hispanic Enrollment Rises at The University of Texas at Austin

Sept. 16, 2011

Continuing a 10-year trend, total enrollment of Hispanic students at The University of Texas at Austin increased slightly this fall to a record high of 8,975, or 17.5 percent of the student population, according to a preliminary report issued by the university.

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Class of First-Time Freshmen Not a White Majority This Fall Semester at The University of Texas at Austin

Sept. 14, 2010

For the first time in the history of The University of Texas at Austin, fewer than half of the fall semester's first-time freshmen are white students, according to a preliminary analysis.

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The University of Texas at Austin to Automatically Admit Top 8 Percent of High School Graduates for 2011

Sept. 16, 2009

The University of Texas at Austin will automatically admit all eligible 2011 summer/fall freshman applicants who rank within the top 8 percent of their high school graduating classes, with remaining spaces to be filled through holistic review.

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2009 Fall Semester Enrollment Increases to 51,032 at The University of Texas at Austin

Sept. 15, 2009

Total enrollment at The University of Texas at Austin increased to 51,032 students for the 2009 fall semester, an increase of 1,048 students (2.1 percent) compared to the 2008 fall semester, according to a preliminary analysis.

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President Powers On the Issues | July 2009

July 20, 2009
President Powers On the Issues | July 2009

Dear Friends,

Now that the 81st Legislative Session has adjourned, I want to share with you the outcomes of several issues important to UT Austin.

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