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Bequest Language

“I give, devise and bequeath (a specific amount, a percentage of my residual estate) to the Board of Regents of The University of Texas System (“Board of Regents”) for the use and benefit of The University of Texas at Tyler.”

Option A – Gift for General Use

“This gift shall be used in support of (state purpose). These funds shall never become a part of the Permanent University Fund, the Available University Fund or the General Fund of the State of Texas and shall never be subject to appropriation by the Legislature of the State of Texas.”

Option B – Gift to Create an Endowment

“This gift shall be used to create the (name of endowment) as a permanent endowment for the (name of appropriate College, School and/or Department). Funds distributed from the endowment shall be used to (state purpose).”