University Welcomes New Class of McDermott Scholars

Margaret McDermott The University's McDermott Scholars Program has selected 23 incoming freshmen for the class of 2017. The cohort was selected from over 1,700 high school students representing 48 states, Washington D.C., and four countries who expressed interest in the program. read more

UT Dallas Magazine: Portrait of a President

President Richard C. Benson Dr. Richard C. Benson is a data-driven, problem-solving nerd at heart. He is a music lover, avid hiker and skilled photographer, all of which make him a perfect fit to lead an idiosyncratic university. read more