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Orange Tower Honors President's Award Winners
The Tower will glow orange March 4 to celebrate recipients of the Civitatis Award, Arno Nowotny Medal and the President's Associates Teaching Excellence Awards. Hook 'em!
Campaign for Texas Goes Out with a Bang
The state's most ambitious fundraising campaign to date concluded Aug. 31, topping its $3 billion goal by $115 million and breaking records in the process.
LIVESTRONG Gift Pushes UT Past $3 Billion Goal
The $50 million gift will establish the LIVESTRONG Cancer Institutes at the Dell Medical School. Read more about how the partnership will advance a new model of patient-centered care.
Until There's a Cure: 21 Ways Longhorns Fight Cancer
Faculty are tackling the challenge from many fronts, working to more deeply understand cancer in order to defeat it. "There is still so much work to be done." Check out the research.
40 for 40 Debut Sets UT Fundraising Record
The 40 Hours for the Forty Acres campaign hoped to raise $40,000 for UT. In true Longhorn spirit, students, alumni and friends smashed that goal. See the campaign results.
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Academic Dates & Deadlines

March 26, Thursday: Last day to apply for a graduate degree
March 27, Friday: Final tuition payment due for students who selected the three-payment plan.
March 30, Monday: Last day a graduate student may change registration in a class to or from the credit/no credit basis.

Events

Thursday, Mar. 26, 7 p.m. -6 p.m.:
Thursday, Mar. 26, 5:30 p.m. -7:30 p.m.:
Thursday, Mar. 26, 8 a.m. -8 p.m.:
Thursday, Mar. 26, 6:30 p.m. -8 p.m.:
Tower Talk

This week, U.S. News & World Report released its annual rankings of American graduate programs, and numerous UT programs were highly ranked. In engineering, law, education, and nursing UT graduate programs are ranked among the top 15 in the nation, and the University’s accounting program is No. 1.

In all, more than 50 science, social science, humanities, and professional programs and disciplines are ranked in the top 15...