Big Orange Family Campaign

UT Faculty and Staff Show Enthusiastic Support for the Big Orange Family Campaign!

The first ever Big Orange Family Campaign yielded 1,370 new donors, bringing the total to 2,277 faculty and staff members who have chosen to give to the university. This recent success has brought the participation rate up to a remarkable 47 percent. Many departments and units had 100 percent participation.

“Thank you again for your support,” wrote Chancellor Jimmy G. Cheek in a post-campaign e-mail to UT faculty and staff. “Your gift moves us closer to our goal of becoming a Top 25 public research university and will make a difference in the lives of our current and future students.”

Departments and units with 100 percent participation:
  • College of Business Administration
    Department of Finance
    Department of Management
    Center for Business and Economic Research
    Construction Industry Research and Policy Center
  • College of Communication and Information
    School of Information Sciences
  • College of Engineering
    Department of Nuclear Engineering
  • College of Education, Health, and Human Sciences
    Department of Child and Family Studies
  • Division of Student Life
    RecSports
  • Human Resources
  • McClung Museum of Culture and Natural History
  • Finance and Administration
    Parking and Transit Services
  • UT Foundation
    Office of Alumni Affairs
    Advancement Services
    Office of Development