Your first year of college is a time of transition as you take the first steps to reaching a lifetime of goals. That's why we've created programming that provides you and other first-year students with the basic skills, perspectives and knowledge you'll need for the future and an experience that helps you connect with your fellow students and the University.
Video Advice for First-Year Students —
Hear what students and faculty have to say about what you can expect and how to find success in your first year.
Maverick Scholars —
Meet first-year students who share your same major or area of interest through a Maverick Scholars Interest Group.
Success U —
Get a realistic preview of what your classes will be like in this free two-day academic program designed to build your skills and help you understand expectations.
First Year Seminars —
Learn more about your major and ease your transition into college with one our innovative, for-credit first year seminars.
Freshman PASS —
If you struggle in your first semester at UT Arlington, we offer PASS (Potential for Academic Success Seminar) to help you improve your academic skills.
Testing Services —
Uncover your potential. Our programs measure your knowledge and skills, promote learning and performance and support your education.
Texas Success Initiative Assistance —
We offer answers to your questions about the Texas Success Initiative.