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Annual Traditions

move in event 2019

MOVE-IN EVENT

The Move-in Event is a campus-wide initiative to help residence hall students move into their new homes on opening day. More than 600 faculty, staff and student volunteers are on hand throughout the day to welcome students and parents. More importantly, they actually help new residents move their belongings into their rooms! Learn more about move-in

waffle

WAFFLEOPOLIS

One of the great Maverick Stampede Events each year is Waffleopolis. Students can come out and enjoy free waffles with a variety of toppings as well as music, entertainment and fun!

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BLOCK PARTY

The third Thursday of April, Residence Hall Association holds their annual Block Party event. The Block Party is held on the University Center Mall and provides residents with music, food, inflatable games and other activities. Don’t miss the next Annual Block Party!

Homecoming

Homecoming

A full week of celebration on the UT Arlington campus, Homecoming marks a tradition of parades, festivities and Maverick basketball! From the Alumni Dinner, to the Big Game inside College Park Center, Homecoming celebrates the Mavericks spirit. 

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LATE NIGHT BREAKFAST

The Monday and Tuesday of finals week each semester, Apartment and Residence Life and Housing Operations sponsor the Late Night Breakfast. Breakfast is served in the Connection Café in the University Center and consists of a full menu from 9:30 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. Residents come to enjoy a study break with good food and lots of fun. 

Holi 2019

HOLI FESTIVAL

Celebrating a campus that is one of the most diverse in the nation, The Holi Festival brings together all cultures to celebrate diversity.