A Peace Corps Volunteer poses in front of members of her community during her service

Peace Corps Ranks UT Austin a Top Volunteer-Producing School

  • Feb 27, 2020
  • Global Engagement and Strategy

For the fifth straight year, The University of Texas at Austin ranks among the Peace Corps’ top volunteer-producing schools. The university ranked No. 1 in Texas and No. 13 among large size schools on the Peace Corps’ 2020 list of colleges and universities that produce a high number of volunteers. There are 51 UT alumni currently volunteering in countries around the world.

“As a leading global university, we are committed to offering numerous opportunities to our students,” said Sonia Feigenbaum, senior vice provost for global engagement and chief international officer. “Among these, we are proud to support and encourage our graduates to take part in the Peace Corps, serving so many communities around the world.”

Read the full press release on UT News.