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Visit UT Arlington

UT Arlington is located right in downtown Arlington. While the campus may be hard to spot from the road, its 420 acres and more than 100 buildings are alive with energy and activity. Find out more about visiting our University, our city, and our region in the pages below.

Our Campus. We’re eager to show you all that UT Arlington has to offer. Take a tour—in person or online—and see our home sweet home.

Getting Here. We’re easily accessible and close to lots of transportation options. Get directions. Get started. And get on your way.

Popular Campus Destinations. Know all the best places to hang out and explore. Be as familiar as a local before you even arrive.

Arlington and the Region. We are conveniently located in the heart of the DFW Metroplex, one of the most diverse, vibrant areas of the country.

Things to Do. We never run out of people and places to see. Which is a good thing, because another thing Mavericks never run out of is energy.


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.

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