Skip to content. Skip to main navigation.

The University of Texas at Arlington is a growing research powerhouse committed to life-enhancing discovery, innovative instruction, and caring community engagement. An educational leader in the heart of the thriving North Texas region, UT Arlington nurtures minds within an environment that values excellence, ingenuity, and diversity.

Guided by world-class faculty members, the University’s 33,300 students represent 120 countries and pursue more than 180 bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees in a broad range of disciplines. UT Arlington is dedicated to producing the lifelong learners and critical thinkers our region and nation demand. More than 107,000 of the University’s 169,000 alumni live in North Texas and contribute to our annual economic impact of $12.8 billion in the region.

With a growing number of campus residents, UT Arlington has become a first-choice university for students seeking a vibrant college experience. In addition to receiving a first-rate education, our students participate in a robust slate of co-curricular activities that prepare them to become the next generation of leaders.

FAST FACTS

Digging for Answers

A recent study by UT Arlington scientists of 100 private water wells in and near the Barnett Shale showed elevated levels of potential contaminants in those closest to natural gas extraction sites. The team conducted much of the water sample testing in the University’s Shimadzu Center for Advanced Analytical Chemistry.

More on Illuminating Discoveries Through Boundless Exploration

-