Tuesday, September 14, 2021
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Random mandatory testing has started

Students, faculty, and staff coming to any UTA campus in any capacity will be selected at random for mandatory COVID-19 testing.

UTA will end its reduced-density classes and pivot to primarily in-person instruction by no later than Monday, Sept. 20.

On-campus vaccine clinic Wednesday

The next free, walk-in-only, on-campus COVID‑19 vaccination clinic is 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 15, in the exercise rooms of the Maverick Activities Center. If you can’t make it, find another vaccine opportunity.

Upload proof of vaccination to the COVID-19 Self Report portal in MyMav by Monday, Oct. 4, to be eligible for prizes in the Maverick Motivator Program.

The UTA Mobile App just got smarter! The convenient way to access important campus information and resources on your mobile device.

UTA Mobile drawing for prizes

Log in to UTA Mobile to automatically be entered into a weekly drawing exclusive to students who use the app. You’ll be eligible to win a variety of prizes just by logging in with your UTA credentials.

UTA tops in diversity, social mobility

UT Arlington boasts one of the nation’s most diverse undergraduate student bodies and is one of the state’s top performers for social mobility, according to U.S. News & World Report’s 2022 Best Colleges rankings.

Parking news, alerts

Receive updates on parking-related news, permit reminders, and event updates through SMS text message alerts. Log in to your MavPark account and click on UTA SMS Enrollment.

Constitution Day

Celebrate Constitution Day on Friday, Sept. 17, with a conversation on "The 25th Amendment and Presidential Disabilities" hosted by the Department of Political Science. The event is noon-1 p.m. Room 108 of University Hall and in Teams.

9/11 memorial exhibit

September 11, 2001: The Day That Changed the World is an educational exhibition that tells personal stories through posters, photographs, and images of artifacts. The exhibit is on display on the fourth floor of the Central Library through Thursday, Sept. 30.

Virtual All Majors Job and Internship Fair

All Majors Job and Internship Fair

Get ready for the Virtual All Majors Job & Internship Fair, when students and alumni seeking full-time positions, part-time jobs, internships, and field placements can meet with employers in real time.

Check out Prepare for the {Job} Fair on Thursday, Sept. 16, on Teams. Review Handshake's Guide to Attending a Virtual Fair to make the most of your virtual job fair experience. Dress professional and have an updated electronic copy of your resume to share.

The fair is noon-5 p.m. Wednesday-Thursday, Sept. 22-23, online in Handshake. Register for each day you will attend the two-day fair.

Latinx/Hispanic Heritage Month

Celebrate Latinx/Hispanic Heritage Month with discussions, art, dancing, and good food. The fun begins with a kick-off party at 5 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 16, at Brazos Park.

EpICMavs ready for business

EpICMavs will launch the new year of business ideas, startups, and a sense of community in UTA's entrepreneurial ecosystem at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 23, on Teams. To join the Teams meeting, please email

Grad School Expo

UTA will host the Graduate School Expo 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 29, in the Palo Duro Lounge of the University Center. The expo is free for students considering graduate or professional school, with representatives from UTA's graduate programs and other universities and institutions from across the state.

A student jumps to hit the ball in Oozeball mud volleyball tournament 2019

Oozeball needs teams for messy contest

Register your team or as an individual player for Oozeball by Tuesday, Sept. 21. The mud volleyball games are 1-6:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 24, at the corner of Summit Avenue and Fourth Street.

Holiday schedule

Check out UTA's holiday schedule to see when the University will be closed with no classes.

UTA at Six Flags

You're invited to join UTA at Six Flags 6-11 p.m. Friday, Sept. 17, for the AISD Education Celebration, hosted by the Arlington ISD Education Foundation. Use code UTA, and for each $25 ticket, $5 goes to the UTA Emergency Assistance Program.

UTA Day with the Wings

Join your fellow Mavericks for UTA Day with the Dallas Wings. The game with the Los Angeles Sparks is at 3 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 19, at College Park Center. Purchase tickets at and use promo code Mavericks21 to receive a discount. Tickets start at $13.

Maverick Speakers Series

Emmy Award-winning filmmaker, literary scholar, and journalist Henry Louis Gates Jr. will discuss "Reconstruction and Voter Suppression" at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 21, for the Virtual Maverick Speakers Series.

National Night Out Oct. 5, 2021

Important dates

  • Sept. 16—Last day to drop classes for first five-week term; submit requests to advisor prior to 4 p.m.
  • Sept. 28—Last day of classes for first five-week term.
  • Sept. 29—Final exams for first five-week term.
  • Oct. 1—Last day to drop classes for first eight-week term; submit requests to advisor prior to 4 p.m.
  • Oct. 3—Registration ends for second five-week term.
  • Oct. 4—First day of classes for second five-week term.
  • Oct. 4-5—Late registration for second five-week term.
  • Oct. 7—Census date for second five-week term.

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