Maverick Experience

A full-day event that gives future freshmen and transfer students a close-up look at what UTA has to offer.



Event Details

Each Maverick Experience begins at 8 a.m. and ends at approximately 3 p.m. The event includes sessions on admission, financial aid and scholarships, academic colleges and schools, and more. You'll have the opportunity to take a campus tour and check out UTA's residence halls and apartments. The Academic and Student Life Fair is your chance to chat one-on-one with representatives from campus support services, clubs and organizations, and academic departments. In addition, you can meet with an Admission Counselor to complete your application or check your application status. Lunch is provided by UTA for you and your guests.

A detailed confirmation email will be sent two business days before the event date. In the meantime, please contact the Dan Dipert University Welcome Center with questions: 817-272-8687

**Please note that this event is not an orientation program. Admitted students are required to attend New Maverick Orientation.


Upcoming Events

  • Saturday, February 1, 2020
  • Monday, March 9, 2020 
  • Wednesday, July 22, 2020

Check-In Information

Check-in will be in the foyer of the Lockheed Martin Career Development Center, located on the first floor of the E.H Hereford University Center.  

School/Community Groups

Any school or community groups interested in attending Maverick Experience can bring between 10 and 50 students. Group Visit Information forms are required to be completed by each student in the group. Please contact Arianna Gomez for access to the Group Visit Information forms, as well as event parking and arrival instructions.

If your group has less than 10 students, each student attending with the group must register themselves individually in advance using the registration button above. Those traveling by bus may drop off students in front of Texas Hall and park their bus in Lot 26.

If you are interested in visiting UTA with your school or community group outside of Maverick Experience, please view our Group Visit options.



Maverick Experience attendees may download the free Guidebook app to view session information, build your schedule, and take a self-guided campus tour. See instructions below for utilizing Guidebook.

Please keep in mind, when you add a session to your schedule it does not mean you are required to attend that session. The schedule is available to help organize your Maverick Experience day.

  1. Download the free Guidebook app from the Apple or Google Play Store.
  2. Search within the app "UT Arlington-Campus Tours"
  3. Choose the Maverick Experience folder and view Maverick Experience Schedule
  4. Select sessions you are interested in and then select "Add to My Schedule"


Please e-mail our office at and include "Maverick Experience Special Accommodations" in the subject line. We will work with you individually to accommodate your request.