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Hail to the Chiefs

Alumni hold presidential posts at universities nationwide

At least 10 alumni currently lead institutions of higher education, including large public universities, small private colleges, and seminaries. Learn the secrets to their success.  

Christian Vasquez

Student’s film focuses on Civil Rights Act of 1964

Film major Christian Vasquez was one of 50 students to participate in a re-creation of the Freedom Rides in commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act.

students from Belarus, Korea, Estonia, and Iraq

UT Arlington attracts Fulbright Scholars from around the world

Four international Fulbright Scholars—the most ever in one academic year—are enrolled at UT Arlington for 2014-15. The talented students hail from Belarus, Korea, Estonia, and Iraq.

high density megacity

High-density concepts predicted for future megacities

What will the city of the future look like? UT Arlington professors believe they’ll feature high-rise structures with levels of greenery and aerial trams that zoom workers straight to high-tech offices.

Michio Kakuwatch video

Popular scientist examines physics of the future

Michio Kaku enlightened and entertained a packed Texas Hall with his accessible approach to theoretical physics and its impact on the future as part of the Maverick Speakers Series.

Sam Sung in a research laboratory

Program introduces undergraduates to life-enhancing discovery

UT Arlington is changing the way undergraduate students prepare for STEM careers through a new program that emphasizes real-world research and experiential learning.

Wyatt Langston prepares to climb behind the wheel of a UTA race car.

Formula SAE Racing Team ranks among world’s best

The dedication of Formula SAE students has propelled UT Arlington to the top ranks of collegiate racing teams and prepared graduates for successful engineering careers.

crowd of students

Innovative offerings help spring enrollment soar

Spring 2015 enrollment surpassed 36,000 students residing in Texas for the first time as the University’s global headcount of students in campus-based and online degree programs reached nearly 48,000.

The Green at College Park

University launches institute for sustainability

UT Arlington’s new Institute for Sustainability and Global Impact aims to enhance quality of life by developing more sustainable communities that focus on the natural, built, economic, cultural, and social environments.

Inductees in Hall of Honor

New Hall of Honor athletes recognized

UT Arlington celebrated inductees Mike Stamps, Elston Cawley, and Val Whitfield-Dunn, as well as the 1996-2000 men's track and field teams and San Francisco Giants right fielder Hunter Pence in the Athletics Hall of Honor.