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Your future starts here. Follow these steps to complete your application for admission as a graduate student. You may apply as a graduate student if you have earned or will have earned a bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited U.S. college or university, or its foreign equivalent, before starting graduate study. UTA offers master's degrees, doctoral degrees, and graduate certificate programs.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

Admission to graduate programs at UTA is competitive. Each academic department sets its own admission requirements and makes independent admission decisions. Visit your academic department's website for program specific admission requirements.

Academic DepartmentS UNIVERSITY CATALOG Admission for UTA Undergrads

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SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION ONLINE

You will need to apply using the ApplyTexas online application. These instructions are for domestic students only (see instructions for International Students).

  • Create your profile on the ApplyTexas website to get a username and password.
  • Select "Create a New Graduate School Admissions Application."
  • Select "The University of Texas at Arlington" as the target university and "Graduate, U.S." as the application type.
  • Complete Part I of the application.
  • Pay the application fee on the ApplyTexas website.
  • Submit your application.

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PAYING YOUR APPLICATION FEE

The graduate application fee is $40, unless you have foreign coursework. If you have foreign coursework, the fee is $90. You can pay the fee with a credit card on the ApplyTexas application. If you do not pay the application fee through ApplyTexas, there are two payment options.

Credit Card (preferred method)

Pay online through the UTA website with Mastercard, Visa, American Express or Discover.

PAY APPLICATION FEE ONLINE

Check or Money Order

If you are unable to pay by credit card, you can mail a personal check or money order. Please include a cover letter with your check that includes the following information:

  • Your full name, exactly as it appears on your application
  • Your email address
  • Your Maverick student ID number
  • The program/semester to which you are applying

Mailing Address

SUBMIT YOUR TRANSCRIPTS

You need to submit official transcripts from each college or university you attended to the Office of Admissions electronically or by mail directly from each college or university you attended.

MAILING ADDRESS

You may hand-deliver transcripts in person in a sealed envelope and they will be reviewed by Admissions to determine if they are official.

UTA Transcripts

Currently enrolled or former UTA students do not need to request their UTA transcript.

US Transcripts

Submit official transcripts from U.S. institutions from all colleges or universities where you have taken coursework. Official transcripts may be issued electronically or by paper directly to the Admissions Office by the Registrar of the sending institution. Paper transcripts bear the official University seal and signature of the Registrar. Scanned and emailed copies are not official.

If your college or university does not support sending documents electronically, please have the sending institution submit paper copies by mail.

Please note that all application materials, including transcripts, become property of The University of Texas at Arlington upon receipt and cannot be returned.

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Foreign Transcripts

Submit official foreign transcripts, or marksheets and diplomas, that bear the original university seal and original signature of the Registrar or responsible head of the institution on every page. Transcripts or marksheets that do not include degree award information must be accompanied by an officially attested copy of the degree certificate.

Documents not issued in English must be accompanied by an exact word-for-word original English translation bearing the original university or translation agency attestation.

You can submit official foreign transcripts, marksheets, and diploma/degree award using of one of the following electronic services:

MAILING ADDRESSElectronic - CHESICC (China) Electronic - True Copy (India)

If your college or university does not support sending documents electronically, please have the sending institution submit paper copies by mail.

Please note that all application materials, including transcripts, become property of The University of Texas at Arlington upon receipt and cannot be returned.

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SUBMIT OFFICIAL TEST SCORES

Test scores may be required by your academic department. Official test score reports should be sent directly from the testing agency.

UTA's ETS institutional code is 6013.

SUBMIT PROGRAM SPECIFIC REQUIREMENTS

Additional documents required for admission are determined by each academic department. Review the program or certificate requirements in the University Catalog for more information about these documents, including letters of recommendation, statements of purpose, resumes, portfolios, and more.

UNIVERSITY CATALOG

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priority application DEADLINES

Below you will find the priority application admission deadlines for domestic students. However, many graduate programs have earlier admission deadlines. Be sure to check with your academic department for these program-specific deadlines.

Spring Semester: October 15
Summer Semester: April 1
Fall Semester: June 15

CHECK YOUR APPLICATION STATUS

You will be sent an application receipt email 5-10 business days after you submit your application. This email contains your NetID and instructions to activate your MyMav account. You can check your application status in MyMav at any time.