The University of Texas at Dallas must abide by Texas law (Education Code Sections 65.31 and 65.34), University of Texas System Regent’s Rule 10501, and UT Dallas Policy UTDBP3099: Signature Authority when entering into contractual obligations. 

Only specifically delegated University officials are legally empowered to sign contracts on behalf of UT Dallas. Delegated signature authority is separate from the ability to make purchases on behalf of the University.

NOTE: Unless signed by the proper delegated individual, contracts are not legally binding on UT Dallas and may be deemed a personal responsibility.