Centers and Institutes

Centers and Institutes

Updated: 3/30/17

The Office of Academic Affairs has compiled a list of all centers and institutes across the university, set into the following categories. 

University Center: Academic Centers approved by the Council on Academic Affairs as official University Centers.

College Center: Academic Centers claimed by a college, where internal funding is mostly drawn from one or more colleges and the leadership of the center reports to one or more deans.

Other Academic Center: Academic centers not included in the categories above.

Non-Academic Center: Non-Academic Centers. 

In addition to these categories, some centers have special designations. 

Board of Regents Center of Excellence: As recognized at

Center of Innovation: As recognized at

Innovation Group: As recognized at

Targeted Investment in Excellence: As recognized at


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