Our Initiatives

Constitution Day

Our office commemorates the historic signing of the U.S. Constitution on Sept. 17 by working with campus partners to educate students on the rights of citizenship and civic engagement.

Dinner with 16 Longhorns

Hosted in partnership with the Office of the University Ombuds, Dinner with 16 Longhorns brings 16 students from across campus together to create a space for genuine dialogue over dinner.

Division of Student Affairs Programming Council

The council provides high-quality student events and activities to foster a sense of community and belonging. Members represent the Division’s nine departments and the Vice President for Student Affairs’ office.

First-Generation Commitment Working Group

The working group consists of faculty, staff, students and units across campus who will identify and find solutions to increase campus-wide support for first-generation Longhorns.

Intercultural Development Inventory (IDI®)

Supporting UT Austin's priorities to increase self-awareness of diversity and promote equity and inclusion, trained Division staff members administer the Intercultural Development Inventory (IDI®) to departments and student leaders, followed by individual assessments and coaching.

Longhorn Family Leadership Council

This council is a dynamic team of parents who lend their philanthropic and professional expertise to support students in Living the Longhorn Life. Appointed by Dr. Lilly, council members assist in fundraising efforts and provide vital feedback from the parent perspective.

New Staff Welcome

This program welcomes new Division staff members to the team with information about cutting-edge programs, services and facilities.

Reunion Tailgate

Our alumni, friends and supporters gather annually ahead of a fall football game.

Student Employee of the Year Award

The Student Employee of the Year Award is given annually to an outstanding student employee who has made a positive impact at the university. The Office of the President, Human Resources and Vice President for Student Affairs sponsor this recognition.

UT Night at the Austin Trail of Lights

The Vice President for Student Affairs is the key sponsor of UT Night at the Trail of Lights. This special evening gives students, faculty, alumni, family and friends an opportunity to enjoy the festivities while showcasing Longhorn pride.

Reporting Violence, Misconduct, Harassment, or Discrimination Block

Report Violence, Misconduct, Harassment, or Discrimination

Learn about the reporting process, support services available, and your options.

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