Students who graduated from high school in May/June 2017 will attend a freshman orientation session. Students admitted through the Summer Bridge program should attended the orientation session reserved specifically for them. Click on the link above to view the dates available for freshman students.
Students who transferred from a community college, university, or other higher education institution will attend a transfer orientation session. Click on the link above to view a list of dates available for transfer students
Students with an F-1 or J-1 visa are required to attend an international session. International transfer students should attend the sessions in June and July while international graduate students should attend the sessions reserved for them in August. International freshmen are encouraged to attend the late two-day freshman orientation in August. Click on the link above to view the dates available for international students.
Veterans or active duty military personnel are eligible to attend a veteran's orientation session. Students who are unavailable to attend a veterans orientation should attend an orientation session based on their classification. Click the link above to view a list of dates available for veteran students.
Domestic graduate students are not required to attend an orientation, however, it is highly encouraged. International graduate students are required to attend an international orientation, but may choose to attend this graduate orientation as well. Click the link above to view the available date for graduate students.
Happy B-day, UTA
Celebrate UT Arlington’s birthday with cake, tours, speeches, and songs on Founder's Day, the second Wednesday in October.