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Maverick Parent & Family Association

Join a community of Maverick parents and families by purchasing a membership into the Maverick Parent and Family Association. Maverick Parent & Family Association is the best way to stay informed, be connected, and support outreach efforts of the Parent & Family Center.

Members of our Maverick Parent and Family Association receive our monthly e-Newsletter, priority registration for family events, and discounts. Our Maverick Parent and Family Association members will also connect with other parents and families and invited to family-centered University events on and off campus.

Benefit Overview

Newsletters & Emergency Alerts

The Parent & Family Center publishes a monthly e-newsletter to keep parents up to date with everything happening on campus. When you join the Maverick Parent & Family Association, you will automatically receive an electronic newsletter in your email every month.

Newsletter topics range from important dates like financial aid deadlines to sporting events and volunteer opportunities to information on what your student may be experiencing on campus and tips that can help them succeed.  As a member, you will also receive University emergency alerts and notices whenever they arise.

  • Maverick Parent & Family Association e-Newsletters
  • News-On-The-Go: Campus Updates & Announcements
  • University Emergency Alerts & Notices

Priority Registration

When you join the Maverick Parent & Family Association, you will receive priority registration for Parent & Family Weekend, Spring Family Day as well as Student Involvement & Engagement Concerts and Performances.  In addition, members will receive exclusive notices regarding the UTA Maverick Speaker Series and Athletic Events.


One great benefit of joining the Maverick Parent & Family Association is the maverick family discounts from various partners across campus.  Our office has worked hard to enhance the membership benefit options for you and your family.  Maverick Family Discounts include:

  • 10% Discount at the UTA Bookstore
  • Discounts on Preferred Hotels, Restaurants and Retail Stores with the Maverick Discount Program
  • $5.00 Off Your Purchase of the Parent & Family Center Mom & Dad T-Shirts
    • Student Involvement & Engagement Concerts and Performances discounts at the alumni/staff rate*
    • Maverick Activity Center Membership Discounts at the alumni/staff rate*, with two complimentary pass to visit the MAC

MPFA Student Benefits

When you purchase a Maverick Parent & Family Association membership for your family, your UTA student will receive two direct benefits:

  • FREE testing materials (scantrons, blue books, and pencils) for your UTA student
  • THREE $800 Scholarship Opportunities in the fall and spring semester (must apply every semester)

Tax Deductible Gift

When you join the Maverick Parent & Family Association, you are not only supporting your student but also supporting the University; as your membership purchases and or renewal is a tax-deductible gift to the University. 

  • One-Year memberships are $30.00
  • Annual Renewal Fees are $30.00
  • Four-Year memberships are $100.00

Maximize Your Membership

FREE Testing Materials

Scantrons Students of Maverick Parent & Family Association (MPFA) members are allowed up to FOUR scantrons and or blue books each week.

Complimentary snacks and pencils are provided to students.