Shared Dreams, Bright Future

UTA 2030

The University of Texas at Arlington has launched its new strategic plan, UTA 2030, focusing on our shared dreams and bright future. Together we will realize our strategic plan, ensuring we accomplish big dreams together.

About Our Plan

In this newest strategic plan, UTA redefines community impact for universities, rooting it in academic excellence, groundbreaking discovery, and unwavering engagement. Together, we embark on a journey guided by this roadmap to realize the shared dreams of our community and shape a bright future for all.

Strategic Themes

The University of Texas at Arlington (UTA), a Hispanic-Serving Institution and Asian American and Native American Pacific Islander-Serving Institution, stands as a beacon of community impact within the region. With deep roots in North Texas and strong partnerships across the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, UTA has brought continuous momentum to Arlington and the broader region for over 100 years.

Learn more about UTA's strategic plan

By The Numbers


Public School in North Texas

Wall Street Journal 2024


in Texas for Advancing Social Mobility

U.S. News & World Report, 2024


Best Public University for Veterans

Military Times, 2023

Measuring Our Success

UTA utilizes a comprehensive and dynamic framework to measure our progress on metrics associated with our strategic plan. We employ a combination of key performance indicators (KPIs) and qualitative assessments to gauge advancements in various areas, including graduation rates, employee engagement, annual fundraising, and total research expenditures.

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Strategic Plan Available to Print

Our strategic plan is available to download and print at the link below.