Funding for veterinary school on agenda for Tech Regents
AMARILLO, Texas (KVII) —
Texas Tech regents will meet Thursday and Friday in Lubbock and the new School of Veterinary Medicine on the agenda.
The board is being asked to approve the five-year capital project plan for facilities, which includes the veterinary school to be built in Amarillo, according to a university news release.
The facilities committee’s five-year, $822.42 million plan includes $89.82 million earmarked for the Amarillo veterinary medical facility.
The report includes this recommendation: “Approve the updated Texas Tech University Five-Year Capital Projects
Plan and authorize the submission of Texas Tech University’s Capital
Expenditure Plan (“MP1”) Summary Report to the Texas Higher
Education Coordinating Board (“THECB”).
Regents are scheduled to take up the facilities presentation at 3 p.m. Thursday.
Texas Tech University System Regents’ two-day meeting will be in the Regents Conference Room, First Floor (104A) in the Texas Tech University System Administration Building, 1508 Knoxville Ave. in Lubbock. Presentations begin at 8:30 a.m. Thursday and continue through the day.