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 Degrees Awarded to African American Students

(Diverse: Issues in Higher Education, 2021)


Asian American Native American Pacific Islander-Serving Institution

(Designation by the U.S. Department of Education, 2021)


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.

Engineering Major -

Meet Don Paul

UTA's Tier One designation will help me stand out in the future with potential employers.

Explore our Academic Programs

Women's Basketball -

Meet Shyia

The support from our donors, season-ticket holders, and fans means everything to me.

See UTA's Women's Basketball Schedule

Biomedical Engineering Major -

Meet Lia

UTA has great opportunities for everyone who wants to achieve great things.

Research Opportunities

Exercise Science Major -

Meet Daniel

A couple students told me I enhanced their orientation experience. It meant so much to me because I was able to help them become an excited Maverick!

Register for Orientation

Biology Major -

Meet Reema

I love how celebrated diversity is at UTA and how no one has to worry about not seeing people that look like them.

Student Resources

What's Happening at UTA?

students petting a therapy dog in the central library

Paws for Finals

Our favorite pups are back and ready for Paws for Finals, Dec. 4 - 9. Take a study break 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. and join us in the Central Library to de-stress.

glass art for sale on a table

Holiday Glass Sale and Fundraiser

Live glassblowing demonstrations and hundreds of handmade, one-of-a-kind glass works will be available for purchase at UTA's Holiday Glass Sale and Fundraiser on Saturday, Dec. 10.

Fall 2022 Commencement

We are excited to honor our fall 2022 graduates on Friday, Dec. 16 at Globe Life Field.