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Physical and Legal Structure

Records created externally and internally that relate directly to the foundational structure of the university, from establishing the school as an agency of the State of Texas to acquiring physical property and setting a legal structure in which to operate. 

The outline on this page indicates materials sought or held in the University Archives.  This website will grow as finding aids and digital content become available.

Physical and Legal Structure

Governing Bodies

This series includes records of entities that have a legal or functional oversight of the university, including documentation of laws, policies, regulations, and other forms of guidance.

Facilities Management

This series documents the physical campus, including maps, information about the history of buildings, and select topics related to campus property. 


This series documents university compliance with outside entities such as the State of Texas, regulatory agencies, and accrediting bodies.   University policies and procedures are part of this series, as are legal issues such as cooperative agreements with other institutions.