Maverick Experience

Interested in attending UTA? Join us Saturday, October 8, for an in-depth look at all that UTA has to offer.

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

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


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.

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

Film Major -

Meet Keiona

When choosing schools, I focused on making sure that this place was a place I will proudly be involved with and happy to call myself a Maverick.

Get Involved

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

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?

Hispanic Heritage Month

The Office for Cultural Engagement and Social Change has worked with the UTA community to plan a variety of events to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month, beginning Sept. 15.

eta students dressed in business casual clothes

Grad School Expo

UTA students considering graduate or professional school are encouraged to attend our Grad School Expo on Wednesday, Sept. 28. Take advantage of an opportunity to network with representatives from UTA's graduate programs, other universities, and institutions from across the state.

students taking a photo with their parents

Parent & Family Weekend

Maverick families and friends are invited to join us Oct. 21-23, for a weekend of family-centered programs, bonding activities, and fun-filled events.