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Connecting Students to Success

We are dedicated to providing an exceptional experience for every student. Each student will follow their own path through their college career and define what success means to them individually and communally. We provide a range of resources and services to support students through challenges and equip them with the skills to do their best. As the student's family, there are resources to help you support your student.

Visit Campus

One of the great parts of being a Maverick is getting to enjoy our beautiful campus. We invite you to enjoy it with us. Whether it is move-in day, commencement or you are just coming for the weekend, we have resources to help you get here and make the most of your time on and off campus.

Frequently Asked Questions

As the parent or family member of a new Maverick, you may have questions or concerns about the various resources available to you and your student. We have compiled a list of frequently asked questions from other fellow Maverick families to help make this transition smoother for you and your family.  The answers below contains helpful resources, tips, and pertinent information to your most frequently asked questions.

Common Tips for Perspective and Incoming Students and their Families

The Parent & Family Center serves as a guide to Maverick Families by providing common tips about sending a student to college.

Family Involvement & Engagement Opportunities

In addition to helping your student recognize opportunities on campus, there is a variety of opportunities that you can take advantage of as well as a family member of a UTA student.

Activities Fair Day

Opportunity Abounds

By getting involved on campus your student will have the opportunity to network with faculty and staff while making lasting friendships and memories. To help your student get involved on campus, encourage them to attend Activities Fair Day, which is a chance for student organizations, University departments, and local vendors to present information to the campus community. It's also a great time for students to learn more about involvement opportunities at UT Arlington.