TSU president Hurley named to coordinating board advisory committee
STEPHENVILLE — Tarleton State University President James Hurley has been appointed to a six-year term on the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board’s General Academic Institutions Formula Advisory Committee.
The committee provides recommendations to the Legislature on the formulas that determine funding allocation to state higher education institutions, including support for faculty salaries, departmental operating expenses, research enhancement and student services.
“It is an honor to join this prestigious and impactful board,” Hurley said. “I’m grateful for every opportunity to help Texas become a national leader in post-secondary educational opportunities linked to a resilient economy.”
A founding member of The Texas A&M University System, Tarleton transforms generations by inspiring discovery, leadership and inclusion through teaching and research. Degree programs for more than 14,000 students in Stephenville, Fort Worth, Waco, Midlothian, at RELLIS Academic Alliance in Bryan, and online emphasize real-world learning that addresses regional needs while sustaining the values of excellence, integrity and respect.