A record number of students enrolled at TSUS member institutions this fall. According to preliminary data, total headcount enrollment across the system increased three percent, from 87,360 last fall to 90,071 this year. Meanwhile, semester credit hour enrollment increased from 987,170 last fall to 1.02 million, a jump of three percent.
The Texas State University System Foundation announced winners of the 2023 Regents’ Professor, Student Scholar, Teacher, and Staff Excellence Awards. The names of award winners were announced at the TSUS Board of Regents meeting in Alpine.
TSUS Chancellor Brian McCall, Ph.D., has been selected to serve as chair of the National Association of System Heads (NASH), the association of chief executive officers of 65 college and university systems across the United States.
The Texas State University System’s seven member institutions will graduate a record number of students during commencement ceremonies beginning this week. The Spring 2023 class of 10,747 expected graduates is the largest in the system’s history and five percent higher than last year.
The Texas State University System’s Public Art Program launched its first-ever set of open calls to artists today. The application period involves three public art opportunities exceeding $1 million in commissions. Qualified artists may apply between now and June 8, 2023.
Governor Greg Abbott has appointed Russell Gordy and Tom Long and reappointed Earl C. “Duke” Austin Jr. to the Texas State University System Board of Regents for terms set to expire on February 1, 2029.