faculty, staff and visitors to the UT Arlington campus this fall will have new
parking options with access to 1,800 spaces in three College Park District garages
and enhanced shuttle services to the E.H. Hereford University Center.
The 14-passenger Mav Mobile shuttle will serve riders between the College Park District and the E.H. Hereford University Center.
The Park North, Park Central and Park South garages
will serve 600 students living in the new Vandergriff Hall and The Lofts at
College Park apartments, patrons of College Park District restaurants and shops
and visitors to the University Center and the new, 7,000-square-foot Dan Dipert
University Welcome Center at South Center and West Second streets.
Also new this fall is Mav Mobile, a 14-passenger,
electric shuttle cart that will serve riders during peak traffic periods between
the College Park District and the University Center shuttle stop on East First
Street. University shuttle services are free and run every 15 to 20 minutes,
depending on the routes.
“We are pleased to offer our campus community
more parking and transportation options this fall,” said John Hall, UT
Arlington vice president for administration and campus operations. “We
encourage students, employees and campus visitors to make use of the convenient
College Park District garages and to use our shuttle system to get around
College Park District garages may be accessed
from UTA Boulevard, Center Street or Pecan Street. Visit www.utacollegepark.com for a district map and
information about upcoming events at College Park Center.
More information about University parking
permits, parking lots, garages and transportation services is available online
UT Arlington reminds students, faculty and
staff that “R” permits for the remote Lot 26 at Maverick Stadium are available
at a substantial savings. The Stadium Long shuttle route offers service every
15 minutes and delivers riders to the central campus.
Other Fall 2012 service enhancements include:
- The Express Route shuttle will stop at
Maverick Place Student Apartments on Benge Drive every 15 minutes, delivering
riders to Lot 26 at Maverick Stadium and the Smart Hospital, 706 Greek Row
- The Stadium Long Route will serve residents
of the privately owned Midtown Student Living and Campus Edge complexes with
stops at the Swift Center on UTA Boulevard and Timber Brook Apartments, 410 Kerby
- A UT Arlington Police substation at West
First Street, inside the College Park development. The satellite station will
be staffed 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
- More than 80 video camera monitors and blue
light emergency call boxes throughout College Park garages to maintain a secure
Additionally, Arlington Hall and Brazos Hall residents
will be allowed to park in either Lot 38, off Oak Street south of UTA
Boulevard, or the College Park garages. The adjacent Lot 39 will be reserved
for retail parking to support the UTA Bookstore, 400 S. Pecan St., and College
Park restaurants and retail outlets.
A limited number of spaces will be reserved
weekdays in the Park North garage for use by First Baptist Church-Arlington and
the City of Arlington. First Baptist contributed land toward the 20-acre,
mixed-use development, and the city pledged up to $18 million toward the parking
Both entities will use additional spaces on
weekends or during evening special events, when campus demand is lower.
For more information, please visit www.uta.edu.