Homecoming 2021

Join us Nov. 8-14 for UTA's Homecoming celebration

A University of Excellence

Tier One

4th university in the state to receive the coveted Texas Tier One designation

(Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board)



(Military Times, 2021)


Doctoral University

(Very High Research Activity designation by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education)


In Texas for awarding bachelor’s and master’s degrees to African American students

(Diverse: Issues in Higher Education, 2021)


National Academy of Inventors Fellows

(The most in Texas)


Hispanic-Serving Institution

(Designation by the U.S. Department of Education)

Your success story is next

Over 200,000 alumni have written their stories of achievement. Yours could be next.

Men's Basketball -

Meet Kaodirichi

The support from our donors, season ticket-holders, and fans means the world to me. They truly make being a Maverick something special!

Learn More about UTA Athletics

Audio Production Major -

Meet Mira

Being out on the field playing with a large (socially distanced) ensemble is refreshing after being alone for so long.

Find your Fit

Graduate Student -

Lance Powers

When I decided to go back to graduate school, I wanted to be the best student I can be and learn as much as I can from the program.

Learn About our Academic Programs

Architecture Major -

Meet Tony

In college, I get to be with friends and bond over things we like, something I wasn’t able to do much in high school.

Explore Activities and Organizations

Nursing Major -

Meet Adriana

Thanks to FLOC, I learned leadership skills and how an organization functioned.

Explore Student Organizations

What's Happening at UTA?

three students walking together on campus


Meet with your advisor to make sure you are on track for graduation and ask about taking 15 credit hours to finish.

team at chili cook off

Chili Cook-Off

Can you handle the heat? Join us for the annual chili cook-off Wednesday, Nov. 10. Winners earn bragging rights and an awesome trophy. Open to all UTA, students, faculty, staff, and alumni groups.

uta community running in the homecoming 5k


Register for the annual Homecoming 5K Run/Walk/Roll on Saturday, Nov. 13. All proceeds will go to the UTA Emergency Assistance Fund. Open to all UTA students, faculty, staff, alumni, and community members.

students outside at homecoming parade

Street Festival, Parade, and Pep Rally

Join us Saturday, Nov. 13 for our pre-game street festival with games, food, and an onsite DJ followed by our annual parade and pep rally before the big game.

maverick experience leaders

Maverick Experience

Maverick Experience is a full-day event that gives future freshmen and transfer students a close-up look at what UTA has to offer. Join us virtually Monday, November 22, for a campus tour and sessions on admission, financial aid and scholarships, academic colleges and schools, and more.