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Forty Acres Society

The Texas Exes created the Forty Acres Society to offer alumni a way to advance academic excellence at our university. The Society brings together a community of leaders who are passionate about their alma mater and are committed to paying it forward.

Why join?

Society membership directly supports the enrichment component of the Forty Acres Scholars Program, which is a differentiating factor for students deciding between UT and other top-ranked universities.

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About the Forty Acres Scholars Program

Inspiring and nurturing visionary leaders for the benefit of society.

Your membership makes a difference.

Your donation directly supports the Forty Acres Scholars Program.

Learn more about the Forty Acres Society

FASP Seniors Conclude Their Fall Semesters Abroad

As most students are wrapping up their fall semester in Austin, some of our Scholars are reflecting on their semester abroad. This fall, three seniors had the opportunity to spend their time exploring

Scholar Spotlight: Olivia Pierce

Scholar Spotlight: Nikita Kakkad

Scholar Spotlight: Kerry Mackenzie

FASP Class of 2021

Get to Know the Scholars

Intellectually curious and academically successful

Scholars with a Donor

Be a Hero to a Student

There are many ways to make an impact.

 

Upcoming Events

Austin Reception (February 10, 2022) 

Dallas Reception (February 17, 2022)

Houston Reception (February 24, 2022) 

 

Matt Garcia

Member Spotlight

Matt Garcia

BBA Finance ’04

I’ve had the opportunity to reconnect with old friends and make new ones who share my passion for UT, all while being part of the strategic effort to keep top academic talent in the state of Texas. Additionally, members get the chance to hear from individuals like Athletic Director Chris Del Conte and Coach Eddie Reese (my favorite so far) in small settings.