UTA achieves prestigious Texas Tier One designation

Tier One status signifies UTA’s consistent excellence in academics and research

A University of Excellence

Tier One

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

(Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board)

#1

IN THE NATION FOR VETERANS AND THEIR FAMILIES

(Military Times, 2021)

R-1

Doctoral University

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

#1

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

(Diverse: Issues in Higher Education, 2021)

AANAPSI

Asian American Native American Pacific Islander-Serving Institution

(Designated in 2021 by the U.S. Department of Education)

HSI

Hispanic-Serving Institution

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

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

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Maverick Stampede

Maverick Stampede is filled with exciting events and activities to kick off a new semester at UTA.

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Study Abroad Fair

Join us on Wednesday, Feb. 2, to explore over 500 study abroad programs available to UTA students and learn more about scholarship opportunities.

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Activity Fair

Get involved to make the most out of your time on campus. Join us on Wednesday, Feb. 9, where UTA’s student organizations showcase their opportunities for involvement.

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Get Immersed in the 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 in person Monday, March 14, 2022, for a campus tour and sessions on admission, financial aid and scholarships, academic colleges and schools, and more.

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