Independent Colleges and Universities of Texas, Inc. (ICUT), a nonprofit association, is the voice for Texas' fully accredited private colleges and universities. For over 50 years, it has fulfilled its mission of helping policymakers recognize the importance and value of the independent sector of higher education by successfully articulating the sector's needs and aspirations.
MISSION OF THE INDEPENDENT COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES OF TEXAS (ICUT)
ICUT supports Texas independent nonprofit colleges and universities by strengthening member institutions through advocacy, policy research and collaboration.
Specifically, our programs help our member institutions:
VISION OF THE INDEPENDENT COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES OF TEXAS (ICUT)
ICUT will continue to be an integral, vibrant and sustainable component of the higher education landscape in Texas and will champion the diverse traditions, approaches and populations of our member institutions. The higher education system in Texas is made stronger by including Texas independent, regionally-accredited, nonprofit colleges and universities.
Who We Are
ICUT has a full-time president and professional staff, headquartered in Austin. ICUT is governed by a Board of Directors composed of presidents and chancellors from its 38 member institutions. It is supported by membership dues, interest income and contract royalties.
How to Reach Us
ICUT's office phone number is (512) 472-9522.
ICUT's office fax number is (512) 472-2371.
Click here to email us.
Where We Are
1303 San Antonio Street, Suite 820
Austin, TX 78701
(On the corner of San Antonio St. and 13th Street; parking garage is on 13th St on the south side of the building.)