We have research centers in every discipline. Our efforts have earned us the classification as a Research University/High Activity according to the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. And total funding for research has more than tripled in the last decade. See all of our current research or find faculty expertise.
Students and faculty work at some of the most advanced learning environments in Texas, including the clean room in our nanofab lab, the kilns in our glass-blowing studios, the neonatal intensive care unit in our Smart Hospital, and the brain injuries laboratory in our Maverick Activities Center. New, state-of-the-art facilities like the Engineering Research Building and College Park Center are popping up around campus as the University adds more programs and increases its student body.
They come from every state and 116 countries, resulting in one of the most diverse student groups in the nation.
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Enrollment (Fall 2012)
Diversity (Fall 2012)
20.9 percent Hispanic
14.3 percent African American
10.0 percent Asian
8.5 percent International
With 330 campus organizations, more than 10,000 students living on or within five miles of campus, and a constant flow of speakers, entertainers, and musicians visiting year-round, UT Arlington has an unstoppable energy.
These are just a few of the shared experiences that make us Mavericks.
Oozeball. Our annual mud-volleyball tournament is our most popular tradition. It’s also the only time you’ll look back fondly on getting mud in your teeth.
Bed Races. 1 bed + 4 wheels + a team of 5 = a 30-year tradition.
Maverick Stampede. Welcoming students back to campus, it’s the ultimate two-week warm-up with tons of activities hosted by student groups.
We compete in NCAA Division I.
Indoor and Outdoor Track and Field,
Indoor and Outdoor Track and Field
Movin’ Mavs, our wheelchair basketball team has won seven national championships.
Our campus spans 420 acres and includes more than 100 buildings, some dating from 1919. In the past three years, campus construction projects totaling almost $300 million have buoyed development in downtown Arlington. To see everything we offer, schedule a visit.
How to apply
Applying is as easy as starting here.
The short answer:
In-State Undergraduate Tuition and
Out-of-State Undergraduate Tuition and Fees: $17,016
The long answer, full of details:
See all of the estimated costs.
There are a lot of details, deadlines, and dollars to discuss. But there’s also a lot of help, support and financial aid. Students received more than $312 million in all forms of financial aid in 2011-12.
Of UT Arlington’s 163,000 alumni, approximately 112,000 live in North Texas. Their presence helps the University create an annual economic impact of almost $13 billion in the region.
Home, Sweet Home
The 4,400 students who live in University-owned housing are driving demand for new businesses and services. More than 5,300 students will live on campus when the College Park District residential and retail development fully opens in fall 2012.