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Why #UTA20 Chose UTA

Why #UTA20 Chose UTA

The Class of 2020 is the largest freshman class in school history, proving UTA is the university of choice for North Texas's best and brightest.

New Vice President for Enrollment appointed at UTA

New leader

Dr. Troy Johnson, Associate Vice President for Enrollment Management at Illinois State University, joins UTA this November as the new Vice President for Enrollment Management.

UTA study finds abnormalities in drinking water in Eagle Ford Shale region

Groundwater study

An initial UTA study has found abnormalities in drinking water in the Eagle Ford Shale region, indicative of some contamination from industrial or agricultural activities in the area. The research, led by Professor Kevin Schug, was published recently in the journal "Science of the Total Environment."

The University of Texas at Arlington awards record number of degrees

Record conferrals

The University of Texas at Arlington has awarded a record 11,526 degrees for the 2015-16 academic year. UTA has also been recognized by Diverse Issues in Higher Education as a leader for degrees conferred to minority students.

UTA bioengineer earns inaugural Embracing Challenge Award from Materials Today magazine

High honor

A UTA bioengineer's perseverance throughout her life has earned her the inaugural Embracing Challenge Award from Materials Today magazine and the Elsevier Materials Science Council. Kytai Nguyen, the UTA bioengineering professor, will be honored at the Materials Research Society conference Nov. 29 in Boston, Mass.


VB: Momentum continues as Mavs sweep road trip

For the first time since 2007, UT Arlington has opened up its road conference schedule with a 2-0 record. The Mavericks completed the feat with a 3-0 win over Troy on Sunday at Trojan Arena in Sun Belt play.

VB: Canete, Ingram guide Mavs to 1-0 start in SBC play

Behind big nights from Qiana Canete and Marisah Ingram, UT Arlington volleyball opened Sun Belt Conference play with an impressive 3 sets to 1 victory over South Alabama Friday night at Jag Gym.

MG: Mavericks Open Fall Season In Colorado

The UT Arlington men's golf team opens its fall season Monday at the 7th Annual Mark Simpson Colorado Invitational at Colorado National Golf Club. The first round begins at 9:15 a.m. and live results will be available via


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Blazing Trails in Engineering

UTA graduate Mindy Carmichael is the first woman to be named Director of Public Works and Transportation for the City of Arlington.

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Mavs at the Ballgame

Maverick students and alums gathered to cheer on the Texas Rangers during UTA Night at the Ballpark. From the ceremonial first pitch to the final out, UTA fans bonded over baseball.

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New Engineering Leader

Peter Crouch joined the UTA faculty as dean of the College of Engineering on August 22. He plans to build new global partnerships to cement UTA's status as a nationally-ranked cutting edge engineering college.

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Impressive Freshmen Class

A diverse campus and a commitment to academic excellence attracted some of North Texas's top high school scholars to UTA. The Class of 2020 is filled with valedictorians, salutatorians, and National Merit Scholars.