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PARENT & FAMILY WEEKEND 2016 TRAVEL AND ACCOMMODATIONS

Hotel Accomodations

Several hotels in the Arlington area offer a special UTA rate. Members of the Maverick Parent & Family Association are encouraged to utilize discounts for travel accomodations from the Maverick Discount Program.  All Parent & Family Weekend participants should also visit the Arlington Convention and Visitor's Bureau website for a list of participating hotels.

Please be sure to call the hotel directly and ask for the “UTA RATE” when making your reservations. Please be aware that ALL rates are subject to availability and not valid for group travel. Group travelers needing 10+ rooms, please email David Law at david@experiencearlington.org for a list of recommended locations. If you need to inquire about blackout dates, please contact each hotel directly.

Directions

Directions from Interstate 30:

  • Exit Cooper St. (FM-157) and head south. 
  • Turn left at UTA Blvd., then right on Spanolio Drive (formerly Pecan street).
  • Turn left on First street (between Texadelphia and Pie Five Pizza Company). 
  • Parent & Family Weekend participants may park in the designated areas listed below (see Parking section).

Directions from Interstate 20: 

  • Exit Cooper St. (FM-157) and head north. 
  • Turn right at UTA Blvd., then right on Spanolio Drive (formerly Pecan street).
  • Turn left on First street (between Texadelphia and Pie Five Pizza Company).
  • Parent & Family Weekend participants may park in the designated areas listed below (see Parking section).

Directions from Highway 360:

  • Exit Abram St. and head west. 
  • Turn left at Center Street, then right at UTA Blvd.
  • Turn left on Spanolio Drive (formerly Pecan street).
  • Turn left on First street (between Diggs Taco Shop and Pie Five Pizza Company).
  • Parent & Family Weekend participants may park in the designated areas listed below (see Parking section).

See also campus map.

Parking

We have reserved parking space for you in multiple locations on campus. Though a permit is usually required to park on campus, the listed parking lots have been open for your use. Please see the campus map for more information on parking locations throughout campus.

Friday, October 21

  • College Park District Garage (South): Located at UTA Boulevard and Spaniolo Drive (Do not park in spaces marked for retail or campus residents)
  • F12: Located by the University Center, at the intersection of UTA Boulevard and South West Street
  • Lot 33: Located by the Maverick Activities Center, at the intersection of UTA Boulevard and West Nedderman Drive

Saturday, October 22

  • College Park District Garage (South): Located at UTA Boulevard and Spaniolo Drive (Do not park in spaces marked for retail or campus residents)
  • F12: Located by the University Center, at the intersection of UTA Boulevard and South West Street
  • Lot 33: Located by the Maverick Activities Center, at the intersection of UTA Boulevard and West Nedderman Drive

Sunday, October 23

  • College Park District Garage (South): Located at UTA Boulevard and Spaniolo Drive (Do not park in spaces marked for retail or campus residents)
  • F12: Located by the University Center, at the intersection of UTA Boulevard and South West Street
  • Lot 33: Located by the Maverick Activities Center, at the intersection of UTA Boulevard and West Nedderman Drive

Check-In

Parent & Family Weekend check-in will be located in the Palo Duro Lounge, which is on the first floor of the E. H. Hereford University Center.