Office of the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs

Meet the Provost

As the institution’s chief academic officer, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs Teik C. Lim is charged with realizing UT Arlington’s central mission of promoting and achieving academic excellence. In furtherance of this goal, he works directly with the president, other executive officers, deans, chairs, and faculty bodies to advance the University’s position as a leading regional and national center for research and education.

Prospective Faculty

We are focused on building on faculty excellence and strengthening our academic programs by recruiting outstanding faculty from around the world.

Canvas is here!

The University of Texas at Arlington is pleased to announce it’s chosen Canvas as the institution’s Learning Management System (LMS).

Digital Measures

UTA Digital Measures provides a centralized data resource for faculty to collect and organize their teaching, publications, presentations, and service, as well as awards and accomplishments in one centralized location.

The Model 21st-Century Urban Research University

Our efforts have earned us the classification of R1: Doctoral University- Highest Research Activity from the Carnegie Classification of Institutions for Higher Education. Funding for our burgeoning research enterprise continues to grow year after year.

About UTA

An educational leader in the heart of the thriving North Texas region, The University of Texas at Arlington nurtures minds within an environment that values excellence, ingenuity, and diversity. UTA is dedicated to producing the lifelong learners and critical thinkers our region and nation demand.

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Strategic Plan

UTA is destined to become a pre-eminent university that sets high standards of excellence for others to follow. To guide the way, the University has developed a strategic plan that leverages our expertise and presents opportunities to benefit society in meaningful ways.

Strategic Plan 2020