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Friday, July 7, 2017

Open forum with President Karbhari on Tuesday


The Staff Advisory Council will host an open question-and-answer forum with President Vistasp Karbhari and other University administrators 2-4 p.m. Tuesday, July 11, in Room 100 of Nedderman Hall.

OIT begins network upgrade installations

  network upgrade  

The Office of Information Technology is replacing UTA’s aging network hardware through the end of August. Each building will be notified by email of scheduled installation dates and service downtimes. See the network upgrade website and installation schedule.

Holiday schedule for 2017-18 includes 14 dates

  • Labor Day—Monday, Sept. 4
  • Thanksgiving Holiday—Thursday-Friday, Nov. 23-24
  • Christmas Holiday—Monday-Friday, Dec. 25-29
  • New Year’s Holiday—Monday-Tuesday, Jan. 1-2, 2018
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day—Monday, Jan. 15, 2018
  • Spring Break—Friday, March 16, 2018
  • Memorial Day—Monday, May 28, 2018
  • Independence Day—Wednesday, July 4, 2018

Details at

Vote for your Staff Advisory Council representative

The Staff Advisory Council's election runs through Friday, July 21. Vote online. Learn more about SAC at

Benefit News

Saturday, July 15-Monday, July 31—Benefits Annual Enrollment Period

Tuesday, July 18—Benefits Fair

Tuesday July 18—Health checkups at Benefits Fair

For more, visit the UTA Benefit Services website.

See campus events on the UTA calendar.

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