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.

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

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

Nursing Major -

Meet Anissa

As a freshman, a lot of people are in the same boat as you where they are scared and they want to make friends, so just go for it!

Student Life

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

What's Happening at UTA?

three students walking together on campus


It's time to register for spring 2022. Meet with your advisor to make sure you are on track for graduation and ask about taking 15 credit hours to finish.

three graduates smiling at commencement

Fall 2021 Commencement

We are excited to honor our fall 2021 graduates Dec. 16-18 in person at Globe Life Field and through a virtual ceremony. Visit the commencement page to learn more about the upcoming ceremonies.