THE NEW UNIVERSITY
This is a list of important things that must happen in the upcoming months for the new university to become fully realized.
Collaborative work begins on new university mission, goals, curriculum and academic programs, organizational structure, administrative functions, etc.
OCTOBER 2013 Marketing efforts underway to promote new university to regional, state, national and international communities
NOV-DEC 2013 Name for the new university finalized
JAN-FEB 2014 President of new university announced
JAN-DEC 2014 1K
Recruitment of inaugural class is underway
APRIL 2015 New university prospectus due to Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS)
JUNE 2015 SACS approves new university
AUGUST 2015 Inaugural class enrolls in new university
AUGUST 2016 100 1989 The University of Texas-Pan American arrives, made possible by the historic merger between Pan American University and UT System.
2013 The creation of a new university by the Texas legislature; signed by Governor Perry on June 14.
School of medicine is expected to enroll its first class
2015 Inaugural class expected to enroll in the university with an estimated 28,000 students.
For more information about the new university, visit ProjectSouthTexas.com.
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