• Jun 2009

  • Nov 2009

  • Aug 2010

  • Mar 2011

  • Oct 2011

  • Apr 2012

  • Dec 2012

Hospital Milestones

  • Former Texas Gov. William P. Clements Jr. makes a $100 million gift to the Southwestern Medical Foundation, the single largest gift ever made for the benefit of UT Southwestern.

  • UT System Board of Regents authorizes UTSW to begin planning efforts.

  • Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board approves construction of new hospital.

  • Demolition and pre-construction work begin.

  • A special “Foundation Laying” event is held, rather than a traditional groundbreaking. The celebration honors employees, patients, and the community.

  • UT Southwestern announces the new hospital's name will honor legendary Texas Gov. William P. Clements Jr., in recognition of his $100 million gift.

  • UT Southwestern faculty, staff, and students participate in a Topping Off celebration for the new William P. Clements Jr. University Hospital.