Cockrell School Faculty Receive $22.8 Million from DOD
The three researchers received the grants to advance technologies in energy, computing and nanoelectronics.


I am honored and privileged to join the UT Austin community as the new Executive Vice President and Provost. I am so impressed with the ambitious research, scholarship, and creativity of our faculty, the innovative academic programs for our students, and the great work of staff who enable our academic mission. My plan in the coming months is to listen and learn from you as much as possible, and leverage that collective wisdom as we work together to take on the lofty expectations laid before us.  Read more

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Maurie McInnis
Executive Vice President and Provost


The Office of the Executive Vice President and Provost coordinates the academic mission of the university, manages the academic experience for students, and implements policies and procedures related to faculty and administration.

Graduating students

Student Success

Ensuring all students have the opportunity to complete a world-class education within four years is an essential part of our mission.

Faculty Affairs

We help attract and retain excellent faculty by championing diversity and equity, and providing opportunities for faculty development.

Policies and Resources

UT Austin faculty policies and procedures can be found here along with other frequently used forms, templates and more.

Featured News from the Provost's Office

UT Austin campus

Institutional Accreditation & Effectiveness 2015-2016 Year in Review

IAE led many initiatives this past year to improve organizational processes and the student experience.

Leading Health Care Transformer Joining Dell Med

Elizabeth Teisberg, co-creator of the idea of value-based health care strategy and an internationally recognized author and professor, is joining the Dell Medical School.

Board of Regents Honors 11 UT Austin Faculty Members for Teaching Excellence

The Regents' Outstanding Teaching Award is the Board of Regents' highest honor and is offered annually in recognition of faculty members at The University of Texas System's nine academic and six health institutions.

Provost's Office Staff Service Awards

Every year the Provost's Office recognizes our staff for their years of service, and this year’s group truly exemplified what dedication really means.

Student Success Initiatives 2015-2016 Year in Review

Looking back at major accomplishments in student success from the past year that are driving the rising four-year graduation rate at UT Austin.