Release Date: November 13, 2003
Name Change, Fall Tuition Under Consideration by TSUS Board
In addition to discussing a possible name change for Angelo State University, the Texas State University System Board of Regents will conduct regular business during its meeting Thursday through Friday, Nov. 20-21, on the campus of Sam Houston State University in Huntsville.
Sessions will begin at 11 a.m. Thursday and at 9 a.m. Friday in the Courtroom of the Criminal Justice Center on the Sam Houston State Campus. The public discussion on the proposed name change is set for 2 p.m. Thursday.
Additionally, the board will consider changes in the tuition and fee schedule for the fall 2004 semester. Regents will also discuss entering into contracts with an investment management firm for investing advice and portfolio analysis. The board will consider a contract with a software vendor for administrative software system upgrade and support.
Other items to be considered will include ASU's 12th class day report of enrollment; routine budget adjustments; acceptance of donations to the university; course additions, deletions and changes; routine personnel matters; and authorization of out-of-country study.
The TSUS board serves as the governing body for ASU and the other eight institutions making up the system. The other institutions are Lamar University, Lamar Institute of Technology, Lamar State College-Orange, Lamar State College-Port Arthur, Sam Houston State University, Texas State University-San Marcos, Sul Ross State University and Sul Ross State University-Rio Grande College.