The Texas A&M University System News Release


BRYAN-COLLEGE STATION, Texas — The Board of Regents of The Texas A&M University System will meet at 4 p.m. today in the Bethancourt Ballroom of the Memorial Students Center (MSC) in College Station, Texas.

The Board will convene in open session and immediately recess to executive session as permitted by Chapter 551, Sections 71 and 74, Texas Government Code.

After executive session, the Board will convene in open session for discussion and possible action on contractual and governance issues relating to Texas A&M University and the Southeastern Conference.

The Bethancourt Ballroom is on the second level of the MSC, just above the Board of Regents Annex.

The ballroom can accommodate a number of media members, at safe social distance, who intend to attend the public portions of the session. The use of face coverings is encouraged.

Please arrive at least 10 minutes prior to the scheduled start to set up any taping equipment. Cameras, other recording devices, bags, backpacks and other press-owned material will have to be removed prior to the start of the executive session. 

There is no press conference or interview availability planned by the Board of Regents after the meeting.  The Board may approve and issue an official statement. Any statement will be shared electronically by this office within minutes of its release.

The open session portions of the meeting may be viewed live at:

If the executive session lasts for an extended time period, it is recommended that reporters refresh browsers regularly. If the displayed time-counter stops, leave the site and quickly return.

About The Texas A&M University System
The Texas A&M University System is one of the largest systems of higher education in the nation with a budget of $6.3 billion. The System is a statewide network of 11 universities; a comprehensive health science center; eight state agencies, including the Texas Division of Emergency Management; and the RELLIS Campus. The Texas A&M System educates more than 151,000 students and makes more than 22 million additional educational contacts through service and outreach programs each year. System-wide, research and development expenditures exceed $1 billion and help drive the state’s economy.

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