Posted April 2, 2019 in News and Updates

Impact a Longhorn. Impact the World.

This 40 Hours for the Forty Acres, the Texas Exes, UT Austin’s alumni association, is asking for your support.

Posted April 2, 2019 in News and Updates

What happens when Longhorns and Aggies come together for the good of higher education?

What happens when Longhorns and Aggies come together for the good of higher education? Take a look back at Orange & Maroon Legislative Day 2019.   This 40 Hours for the Forty Acres, the Texas Exe

Posted April 2, 2019 in News and Updates

The most important thing I can tell you...

15,000. That’s the number of UT students we have impacted this year through scholarships, traditions, and programming.

Posted April 2, 2019 in News and Updates

Impact a Longhorn. Impact the world.

“I promise your impact here does change the world … one bright future at a time.”  Matt Reitman  R.L.

Posted April 2, 2019 in News and Updates

How to Go the Distance in Your Career

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Let me start out by saying I am not a runner.

Texas Capitol Building

Posted February 27, 2019 in Advocacy

Briefing Room Feb. 27, 2019

You may have seen Texas A&M Chancellor John Sharp’s opinion piece last week in the Houston Chronicle, in which A&M makes the case for greater investment in public higher education as lawmakers

Class of 2023 Finalists

Posted February 13, 2019 in Scholarships

Forty Acres Scholars Finalists Announced

The Forty Acres Scholars Program announced 54 finalists for the Class of 2023 and their accomplishments are as impressive as ever. Among them are Eagle Scouts and community service organizers.

Scholars at the enrichment symposium

Posted October 1, 2018 in Scholarships

Forty Acres Scholars Share Life-Changing Experiences at Enrichment Symposium

Learning from top professors across a wide array of fields while working toward a UT degree is an invaluable part life on the Forty Acres.

Tiffany Chan

Posted August 12, 2018 in Scholarships

Scholar Alum Spotlight: Tiffany Chan

Tiffany Chan was selected to the Forty Acres Scholars Program during its second year, as part of the 2015 cohort.

Forty Acres Scholars Class of 2018

Posted August 12, 2018 in Scholarships

Congratulations to the Class of 2018!

From their freshman retreat to their senior trip—and everything in between—the 16 scholars in the Class of 2018 have had a tight bond.