Friday, March 26, 2021
Fresh Check Day: A fun week of virtual sessions, stimulating conversation, and prizes. Monday-Thursday, March 29-Apri 1. #frescheckdayuta

Check your emotional, mental health

Join a weeklong series of virtual events focused on emotional and mental health awareness. Included are activities to help you reduce stress, get your body moving, put you in a positive mindset, and more.

Fresh Check Day is for faculty, staff, and students Monday-Friday, March 29-April 1, sponsored by Counseling and Psychological Services.

Stop AAPI Hate

Stop Hate Town Hall

Multicultural Affairs provides a space for Asian, Asian American, and Pacific Islander community members to be heard so that we all, allies included, feel empowered.

The virtual Stop AAPI Hate Town Hall is at 3-5 p.m. Monday, March 29.

Summer and fall semester plans

In anticipation of an improving situation, UTA is planning for the summer 2021 semester to begin with classes mostly online and the resumption of some events on campus.

Looking further ahead, we are optimistic about returning to more regular operations in fall 2021.

Read more about the plans for the summer and fall semesters.

Network maintenance Saturday

Starting at 10 p.m. Saturday, March 27, on-campus users may experience intermittent access to the internet during scheduled maintenance on the UTA network. For more information, visit the OIT website.

Diversity in STEM

Watch two films this weekend, then join discussions next week for Can We Talk? Diversity in STEM Film Screening & Conversations, hosted by the College of Science.

Disability Studies event

Learn about the fall and summer course offerings at the virtual Disability Studies Meet & Greet at noon Monday, March 29.

Design UTA's next spirit horse! Leave Your Legacy on Campus. Proposal deadline April 15. To learn more, go to

Campus tour guides needed

MavElite tour guides are needed to show the UTA campus to prospective students, their families, school/community groups, and VIP guests. Apply through Handshake for job 4504770 by Monday, April 5.

HEERF II emergency grants

UTA can provide financial assistance through the Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund (HEERF II) to eligible students facing additional expenses due to the pandemic.

All adults to be eligible for COVID vaccine

The Texas Department of State Health Services announced that all adults will be eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccine in Texas beginning Monday, March 29. UTA students and employees are strongly encouraged to receive the vaccine.

The University's COVID-19 Vaccination Information and Resources page can help you monitor public health websites for appointment availability.

Free COVID-19 tests for students are available 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday at 435 Spaniolo Drive in the College Park District. Make an appointment.

Important dates

  • March 29—Census date for second eight-week term.
  • April 2—Last day to drop classes for second five-week term; submit requests to advisor prior to 4 p.m.
  • April 5—Registration begins for summer and fall 2021 semesters.
  • April 8—Last day of classes for second five-week term.
  • April 9—Final exams for second five-week term.
JC Penney Suit-Up Event. Oneline event April 9-11, 2021 Suit-Up in now online at Text UTA to 67292 to receive your extra 30% off coupon!

Play in esports tournament

Participate in UTA Athletics’ first esports tournament, the Mavericks Smash Challenge, and play Super Smash Bros. Ultimate on Saturday, April 10. First place wins $150. Freebies include entry, T-shirt for the first 50 entries, and other giveaways.

Dialogues in Art

Art and Art History hosts a Dialogues in Art discussion panel on "Art, History, Technology" at 3 p.m. Friday, April 9, on Teams.

Theater productions

Save the dates for two shows by the Maverick Theatre Company. Spring Awakening and Tragedians Anonymous will be available on video on demand Friday-Monday, April 2-5. Tickets are $5.

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