Tuesday, October 12, 2021
A conversation with interim President Teik C. Lim. State of the University, Oct. 12, noon. Facebook Live @utarlington

Grad Finale sale

Grad Finale means it is time to order your Official UTA Maverick Ring and graduation regalia. Find them 10 a.m.-5 p.m. through Wednesday, Oct. 13, at the UTA Bookstore. The last day for ring sales is 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 14.

UTA Founder's Day

Celebrate UTA's 126th birthday with cookies, lawn games, and guest speakers. The party is noon-1 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 14, at Brazos Park.

Women's Leadership Roundtable

Women's and Gender Studies hosts a discussion on the concepts of leadership at noon-1 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 13, in the sixth floor parlor of the Central Library and on Teams.

Stop domestic violence

The Clothesline Project, Red Flag Day, and more events recognize Domestic Violence Prevention Month, hosted by Relationship Violence and Sexual Assault Prevention.

Volunteer Opportunity Exchange.

Discover ways to volunteer

Find ways to give to the community at the Volunteer Opportunity Exchange 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Friday, Oct. 15, in the Palo Duro Lounge of the University Center.

The exchange allows the UTA community to network with area nonprofit agencies to find ongoing or short-term service learning or volunteer opportunities.

Volunteering is part of the Maverick Advantage's distinguishing activity of community engagement.

Micro-internship info session

Register for the upcoming Mav Micros Information Session noon-1 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 14, to learn how to participate in micro-internships.

'Pride in the Archives' exhibit

UTA Special Collections hosts a mini-exhibit of photographs taken during an early iteration of Tarrant County's Gay Pride Week. The display runs through Monday, Oct. 18, on the sixth floor of the Central Library.

Early voting at MAC

Early voting for the Nov. 2 elections is at the Maverick Activities Center 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday, Oct. 18-22, 7 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 23, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 24, and 7 a.m.-7 p.m. Monday-Friday, Oct. 25-29.

Health, Wellness Fair

Visit the Health & Wellness Fair to connect with experts on the nine dimensions of health 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 20, at the Palo Duro Lounge in the University Center. Enter to win a $100 UTA Bookstore gift card.

EpICMavs workshops

EpICMavs offers entrepreneurial workshops at 4:30 p.m. Thursdays via Teams. Attendance is free. To join the Teams meeting, email

Professional Skills Academy. Close the skills gap between you and potential job opportunities! Applications are due Oct. 13. Must be willing to attend all four sessions. All sessions will be virtual via Microsoft Teams.
Graduating this semester? Take the Undergraduate Exit Survey.

Undergrad Exit Survey

Students graduating in December 2021 should complete the Undergraduate Exit Survey, available through Canvas. Responses are confidential. Eligible students will receive invites from

Be the Match

Make an appointment to register for the National Marrow Donor Program 9 a.m.-4 p.m. through Wednesday, Oct. 13, on the Fine Arts Plaza and the UC and library malls.

Night Shelter donation drive

The Center for African American Studies is hosting a donation drive for the Presbyterian Night Shelter. Needed are hygiene items such as soap, lotion, razors, deodorant, socks, bras, or underwear. Bring to suite 129 of the Swift Center through Friday, Oct. 29.

Free flu shots

Free flu shots are available for students by appointment only, Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Request an appointment.

Parent and Family Weekend, Oct. 22-24. RSVP Required by Oct. 17 at Visit

Parent and Family Weekend

Register now for the Parent and Family Weekend Friday-Sunday, Oct. 22-24, a weekend filled with family-centered programs and events.

Important dates

  • Oct. 19—Last day of classes for first eight-week term.
  • Oct. 20—Final exams for first eight-week term. Registration ends for second eight-week term.
  • Oct. 21—First day of classes for second eight-week term.
  • Oct. 21-22—Late registration for second eight-week term.
  • Oct. 25—Last day to drop classes for second five-week term; submit requests to advisor prior to 4 p.m.
  • Oct. 28—Census date for second eight-week term.
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