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Records of the Future Priorities Committee

Identifier: RU 20

Collection Scope and Content Summary

The records document the activities and findings of the Future Priorities Committee and consist of correspondence, general committee files, meeting minutes, press releases, reports, and sub-committee files. Committee files consist of research materials, statements, and reports. Copies of draft reports and the final published report are included.


  • Creation: 1965-1974 (inclusive), 1972-1973 (bulk).


Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Biographical / Historical

Appointed in January 1972, the Future Priorities Committee studied the University to make recommendations concerning its future. It was composed of four administrators, four faculty, and four students. The committee worked for eighteen months and issued its final report in June 1973.


1.25 Linear feet

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Arranged in one series: Records of the Future Priorities Committee.

Physical Location

Vault CB 5-6

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Originally included in the Chancellor's office records.

Related Materials

Related materials may be found in the following collections in this repository: Records of the Future Planning Commission and Records of the Commission on the Future of TCU.

Guide to the Records of the Future Priorities Committee
Compiled by Jensen Branscombe
April 2009
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Repository Details

Part of the Archives and Special Collections, Mary Couts Burnett Library Repository

TCU Box 298400
2800 S. University Drive
Fort Worth, Texas 76129-0001
Fort Worth Texas 76129
(817) 257-4566
(817) 257-7282 (Fax)