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State of the University

View the videos below to hear remarks from the Academic Senate, Staff Council, Student Government and
President Richard C. Benson.

University President

State of the University Address

President Richard C. Benson’s annual report highlighting the University’s progress, challenges and opportunities is presented in video format.

Review of Quantitative Targets

In this video, President Richard C. Benson offers an in-depth review of the University’s position in reaching targets outlined in its Strategic Plan.

Academic Senate

Dr. Ravi Prakash, Speaker of the Faculty

The Academic Senate is the principal representative body in the faculty governance system of The University of Texas at Dallas.

Staff Council

Brooke Schafer, Immediate Past President

Staff Council is a team of staff members elected to represent the interests of campus staff by advocating on a variety of issues and addressing staff suggestions.

Student Government

Sara Brennan, President

The mission of the Student Government is to ensure that UT Dallas is fully committed to serving the collective interests of the student body.