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Founder Day 2021

Friday, October 29, 2021 at 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Campus Mall-Under the Trellis

An annual event open to the entire campus to honor UT Dallas’ founding fathers—McDermott & Jonsson & Green—and their vision. Founders Day is a day for the campus community to come together to reflect on where we started, and celebrate in the growth and success of our University.

Free t-shirts, food, and prizes are available while supplies last. 

UTD strives to create inclusive and accessible events in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). If you require an accommodation to fully participate in this event, please contact the event coordinator (listed below) at least 10 business days prior to the event. If you have any additional questions, please email and the AccessAbility Resource Center at

Event Type

Campus & Community

Target Audience

General Public

Office of the President


Contact Information
Rena Piper
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