The College Tour

Real students. Real stories. Learn all about UTA's campus life, academics, housing, sports, activities, and more—all through the stories and voices of our Maverick students.

A UNIVERSITY ON THE RISE

UTA is investing in its future with RISE 100 (Recruiting Innovative Scholars for Excellence), a transformative $60 million effort to hire 100 new tenure-stream faculty over the next five years.


NATIONALLY RANKED PROGRAMS

UTA was well-represented in U.S. News and World Report's 2024 Best Graduate School rankings.

A University of Excellence

1

Best for Vets Among Public Universities

(Military Times, 2023)

1

Public university in North Texas

(The Wall Street Journal, 2024)

5

for ethnic diversity

(U.S. News & World Report, 2023)

DO YOU HAVE THE MAVERICK FACTOR?

To the unconventional thinkers, the risk-takers, the ones who challenge the status quo and are fearless in pursuit of their goals: The Maverick Factor is for you.

Architecture and Design -

Iman Afghani

It was essential that I find a school with a unique environment, fostering growth and human connection. I could feel just that in every corner of UTA.

Meet Iman

Scholarships and Financial Aid -

Courtney Bell Jr.

The financial support I received from UTA made my college education affordable.

Meet Courtney

Performing Artist -

Niamh O'Neal

UTA's acting program stood out from the pack, thanks to the professors I met from the start.

Meet Niamh

Dual Credit -

Faizah Khan

I'm still in high school, but I'm already a Maverick. UTA gave me a head start on my college career, thanks to dual-credit courses.

Meet Faizah

Learning in the Lab -

Jeremiah Joseph

UTA has allowed me to dig deep and learn more about what it truly means to be a scientist.

Meet Jeremiah

Transfer Target -

Dominique Colbert

After two years of online school, I decided it was time for a change. From the moment I stepped on UTA's campus, I knew I made the right decision.

Meet Dominique

What's Happening at UTA?

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