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Founders Day

Honoring the founding fathers – McDermott & Jonsson & Green – and their vision for UT Dallas. It is a day for the campus community to come together to reflect on where we started, and celebrate in the growth and successes of our University.
This year's event will feature virtual messages, t-shirt giveaways, the traditional (virtual) group photo, an Instragram Reels challenge, and prizes. 
For details on how you can celebrate UT Dallas' Founders Day, visit

Thursday, October 29

Virtual Event

Persons with disabilities may submit a request for accommodations to participate in this event at UT Dallas' ADA website. You may also call (972) 883-5331 for assistance or send an email to All requests should be received no later than 2 business days prior to the event.

Event Type

Campus & Community


Campus Life

Office of the President
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