SEEKING STUDENT APPLICANTS! IT COULD BE YOU!
UT Systems Student Regent and/or
Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board (THECB) Student Representative.
APPLICATION SUBMISSION DEADLINE IS NOVEMBER 12, 2021.
SUBMIT APPLICATION PACKETS to Tanedra Booker, Office of the EVP for Academic & Research Affairs, 7000 Fannin, Suite 1565, Houston, TX 77030 (inter-institutional address is UCT 1565-D) AND via email to Ms.Booker. Questions can be directed to Ms. Booker at 713-500-3728 or via email at Tanedra.Booker@uth.tmc.edu.
UTHealth requires all applying students to have completed one semester at UTHealth.
To aid the Governor in his selections for the UT System Student Regent and the Texas Higher Education Coordinating student member, the chancellor of each university system must recommend students based on applications submitted by each president on behalf of the institution's student government organization. The Student InterCouncil (SIC) is the institutional student government organization for UTHealth. The SIC will review all applications and then make final recommendations to President Colasurdo. Each UT System institution is allowed to submit up to five applicants for both student positions.
UTHealth Student Applicant Timeline:
UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS SYSTEM STUDENT REGENT
The Texas Governor appoints a non-voting student regent for each university or university system for a term not to exceed one year beginning June 1 and ending May 31 of the following calendar year. UT System eligibility and time commitments here.
Student Regent Application Packet Student Submission Checklist:
THECB BOARD STUDENT MEMBER
The Texas Governor appoints a non-voting students representative to the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board (THECB) for a term not to exceed one year beginning June 1 and ending May 31 of the following calendar year. THECB qualifications outlined here.
THECB Student Application Packet Student Submission Checklist:
- When completing the application for either position please maintain a state-wide perspective on higher education (as opposed to representing any single college or university.
- Please be aware that this is a significant effort of time and commitment.