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One of the joys – and benefits – of living in a college town is convenient access to quality educational, cultural, athletic and entertainment opportunities at no or low cost.  

To help you find out about many of the great events that are happening in and around College Town:


Don't Miss These


The College Town UTA staff has taken the liberty of choosing a few annual campus events that we think you shouldn’t miss:

Sunday, August 02 2015

Secret of the Cardboard Rocket
1:30 pm - Planetarium

Spacepark 360: Infinity
3:00 pm - Planetarium

Monday, August 03 2015

Viva Mexico! A Comic Book History of Mexico
09:00 am - Central Library sixth floor

Exhibit - Juneteenth in Texas: 150 Years of Freedom
09:00 am - Central Library sixth floor

Walk-In Hours - The Career Development Center - 1:00PM - 3:45PM
1:00 pm - 216 Davis Hall

Discount Texas Ranger Tickets
7:05 pm - Globe Life Park in Arlington

Tuesday, August 04 2015

Last day to drop classes; submit requests to advisor prior to 4:00 pm

Viva Mexico! A Comic Book History of Mexico
09:00 am - Central Library sixth floor

Exhibit - Juneteenth in Texas: 150 Years of Freedom
09:00 am - Central Library sixth floor

Walk-In Hours - The Career Development Center - 9:00AM - 11:45AM
09:00 am - 216 Davis Hall

The Gallery at UTA: Summer Juried MFA Exhibition
10:00 am - The Gallery at UTA - 169 Fine Arts Bldg.

Texas Stargazing
2:00 pm - Planetarium

Spacepark 360: Infinity
3:30 pm - Planetarium

Discount Texas Ranger Tickets
7:05 pm - Globe Life Park in Arlington

Wednesday, August 05 2015

The Internet of Things: How your toaster may be a threat in cyber war
07:00 am - Nedderman Hall Room 100

Viva Mexico! A Comic Book History of Mexico
09:00 am - Central Library sixth floor

Exhibit - Juneteenth in Texas: 150 Years of Freedom
09:00 am - Central Library sixth floor

Dynamic Earth
2:00 pm - Planetarium

Spacepark 360: Infinity
3:30 pm - Planetarium

Discount Texas Ranger Tickets
7:05 pm - Globe Life Park in Arlington

blaze the mascot
Sports Fanatics
Conference-topping NCAA Division I athletic teams compete in basketball, baseball, indoor and outdoor track and field, cross country, softball, volleyball, tennis and golf.

rock concert
Encore!

Internationally-known musicians and comedians, plus UT Arlington's own performing and fine artists, provide year-round entertainment.