Spring 2021 Commencement

We enjoyed honoring our 2020 and spring 2021 graduates through in-person commencement ceremonies at Globe Life Field and a virtual ceremony. All ceremonies are available to view online now.

A University of Excellence



(Military Times, 2020)


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)


Fastest-Growing doctoral public institution

(The Chronicle of Higher Education Almanac, 2020)


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.

Organizational Communications Major -

Meet Samuel

UTA instantly felt like a home away from home. From day one, I have been provided with the resources and support necessary to ensure success.

Student Services

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

International Business Major -

Meet Auroya

I came to UTA because I wanted a school that would accept me for who I am and give me awesome opportunities.

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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.

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Business Management Major -

Meet Kathryn

By being a part of the cheer team, I have grown closer to all kinds of different people that really shows the diversity at UTA.

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What's Happening at UTA?

decorated graduation caps


This contest is open to all UTA students graduating during the Spring 2021 Commencement ceremonies. All eligible entries are uploaded to a Spring #ForeverMaverick album on the UTA Facebook page. Voting is open and the winners will be announced May 20.

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Register for Fall 2021

It’s time to register for classes for fall 2021. Meet with your advisor to make sure you are on track for graduation.