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National Recognition

UTA Named Elite Research-1 University

Monday, February 1, 2016

The University of Texas at Arlington was named to an elite group of R-1: Doctoral Universities - Highest Research Activity by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education, the definitive list for the top doctoral research universities in the United States.

UTA Vice President for Research Duane Dimos explains what it means to join this distinguished group, which includes institutions like Harvard, MIT, and Johns Hopkins.