Texas Tech President to Deliver State of the University Address

President Guy Bailey looks ahead to the university’s future.

Guy Bailey, Texas Tech’s 15th president, will deliver his first State of the University address at 4 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 2 in the Allen Theatre.

Bailey will present his vision for Texas Tech’s growth into a tier-one university, including growth of funded research and growth of the Graduate School.

Texas Tech University Chancellor Kent Hance also will outline his priorities for the new academic year.

President Guy Bailey took office Aug. 1. Before coming to Texas Tech, Bailey served as chancellor of the University of Missouri-Kansas City.

All faculty, staff and students are encouraged to attend. The event is open to the public. A reception will follow.