Monday, August 24, 2020
MavsMeet Convocation: Tuesday, Aug. 25

Welcome Back, Mavericks

This year's MavsMeet Convocation, the official welcoming event for the new academic year, is a virtual event like no other. Tune in live at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 25, to hear from campus leaders and see entertainment. Classes start Wednesday, Aug. 26.

University Club

The University Club is open 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday-Friday for pick-up orders only. See the new menu. Call 817-272-5999. Grubhub can deliver on campus and will accept UTA meal plans.

Activity Fair goes online

Activity Fair Day has changed to a virtual program for registered student organizations only. The event is 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 2, on

New reconciliation tool

SAHARA is the new tool for financial statement reconciliation of both cost centers and projects. The program provides online reconciliation, review, and approval with transparency for compliance monitoring.

Maverick Stampede

Maverick Stampede—the fun start of a new semester at UTA—welcomes faculty and staff to join in the virtual welcome events, a drive-in movie, and much more.

Power Outage

Power outage today

Today's power outage repeats at 5 p.m. for electrical upgrades in the CAPPA, Engineering Lab, Fine Arts, Earth and Environmental Sciences (Geo-Science), and Nanofab buildings, and Nedderman Hall and Woolf Hall.

Events guidelines

Events guidelines

UT Arlington urges all campus groups and organizations to limit their fall events and activities to what is required, essential, and permitted by the University, county, and state officials.

Virtual, online, and broadcast events and meetings are strongly preferred. Large events are not permitted. No academic building classrooms will be used to host events since classes are the priority.

University officials stress that health and safety should be the key in organizing any event. Learn more about the events guidelines.

Read more on the Campus and Events Updates site.

UTA Mobile app

Monitor with UTA app

UT Arlington’s official app, UTA Mobile, now features a daily reminder for self-assessment of COVID-19 symptoms.

All students, faculty, and staff are required to complete a daily symptom monitoring and temperature check before coming to campus each day.

We encourage you to download UTA Mobile for the latest information about UTA and to utilize this convenient, easy, confidential tool to conduct mandatory daily self-assessments before coming to campus each day.

Staff FAQ page

The new Staff FAQ page addresses questions about on-campus safety measures, campus acccess, teleworking, and much more.

Campus guests

Visitors are not encouraged to come to campus, but those who do must follow UTA's safety protocols on self-monitoring before coming to campus, wearing face masks, and socially distancing.

Faculty questions answered

The Faculty FAQ site has answers for the fall semester concerning health and safety protocols, teaching support, teaching on campus, and lots more.

Complete essential training

All faculty and staff must complete the COVID-19 Return to Campus Training before your department's start date for the repopulation phase. The course is offered in Canvas.

OIT Return Help

Visit OIT Return Help for tech help and recommendations for returning to campus, including in-person IT support, Microsoft Teams-compatible headset or desktop phone orders, and other tech needs.

Computing Study Spaces Map

Computing power stations on campus

Find UTA's laptop and desktop computing power stations, indoors and outdoors. Other study spaces are available throughout campus but may not have power readily available.

UTA Food Pantry

The UTA/Tri-C Food Pantry is in need of shelf-stable milk, condiments (ketchup, mustard, mayo), canned fruit, cereal, canned tuna, ramen, toilet paper, paper towels, deodorant, and feminine pads (not tampons). To donate, call 817-933-6520.

Early voting dates

The Maverick Activities Center will serve as an early voting polling place for the Nov. 3 elections. The poll will be open 7 a.m.-7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 13-Friday, Oct. 30.

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