Office of the President
The University of Texas at Arlington
701 S. Nedderman Drive
Arlington, TX 76019
Steeped in tradition and protocol, an investiture is a formal ceremony conferring the official power of the office upon a new university president. At UTA, the investiture events are a celebration of everything the University has achieved in our history and the accomplishments to come under President Cowley’s leadership.
All members and friends of the Maverick family are invited to attend Dr. Cowley’s Presidential Investiture Ceremony, where she will be formally conferred the authority and symbols of the UTA presidency. RSVP appreciated but not required.
2:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 30, 2022
UTA's College Park Center
Join us immediately after the Presidential Investiture Ceremony for a street festival celebration of President Cowley and the possibilities on the horizon for the Maverick community. RSVP appreciated but not required.
4 p.m. Friday, Sept. 30, 2022
The Maverick family gathered at the street festival reception to celebrate President Cowley after the Investiture ceremony, on September 30.
President Cowley was inaugurated as UTA's 10th overall president, on September 30.
Arlington Mayor Jim Ross presented President Cowley with a key to the city during her Investiture ceremony, on September 30.
President Cowley is joined by Provost and Senior Vice President of Academic Affairs Tamara Brown and student speaker Promise Robinson behind the...
Jennifer Cowley, Ph.D., is the first female president of The University of Texas at Arlington and the 10th overall. She is also a professor of public affairs and planning in the College of Architecture, Planning, and Public Affairs.Learn more about her