Summer Dining


Summer Meals Rates Times Served Days Available
Breakfast $6.65 7 am - 9 am Monday - Friday
Brunch* $9.99 11 am - 1:30 pm *Saturday and Sunday
Lunch $9.99 11 am - 1:30 pm Monday - Friday
Dinner $10.85 5:30 pm - 8 pm Monday - Sunday

All meals are subject to an 8.25% tax if not tax exempt.
Updated October 2023

Dates of Operations

Connection Café and Maverick Café will be open for service during UTA's summer session (Excluding Holidays) View website for more!

Hours of Operation

To avoid overcrowding in dining halls, each camp will have specific mealtimes. View our dining hours for our other dining details.

Dinning Locations

UTA dining offers different food establishments for your camps to choose from. Visit our dining website to view more.


UTA's Dining caters for the Arlington community. Visit our vendors page for details on services about vendor approval.


UTA Dining offers a great deal of catering options and menus to fit your event needs especially for camp field trips.

Contact Us

To contact regarding any questions about dining please reach out to Lei Powell, Residential Dining Director.
The Connection Café and Maverick Café will be open for full service as needed during UTA's 11-week summer session. 

The Plaza Food Court, located in the E. H. Hereford University Center, will also have additional dining options Monday - Friday such as Starbucks, Chick-fil-a, Panda Express, and more. 

UTA Dining Services and all dining locations will be closed on university-recognized holidays – Juneteenth and 4th of July. Please visit our Dining Website for the exact days of operations.
To avoid overcrowding, each camp will have specific mealtimes.  Dining Services will make every effort to assign your group's time per the prefer ranked on the Dred timesining Request Form. 

Camps held prior to dining cafés being open will work directly with Dining Services to make arrangements for meals. Options include catering and meals served in one of our cafeterias with a limited menu.
UTA Dining Services offers flexible meal options for all summer camp participants. Meals are served daily in our all-you-care-to-eat cafeterias, Connection Café located in the E.H. Hereford University Center, and Maverick Café located in the Commons. The cafés feature several meal concepts, each serving different types of food. Camp directors should fill out a Dining Reservation Form to indicate which meals are needed.
UT Arlington Dining Services provides catering for the UT Arlington community.  Please visit Maverick Catering for details on their services, view catering menus, and online ordering. If you choose not to use UT Arlington’s Dining Services for your catered event, below are additional food vendors approved by UT Arlington to provide catering services on campus. 
UTA Dining Services offers a great deal of catering options and menus to fit your event needs especially for camp field trips or cookouts. For more information, visit our catering website.