Parents and Families

At UTA we know you are critical partners in your student's education and we believe in building a strong relationship with you as your student joins our campus community.
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Parent & Family Weekend

Register for fall 2021 Parent and Family Weekend (Oct. 22-24) to enjoy a family night out, the president's tailgate party, bonding activities and games, and more. Early Bird registration ends Oct. 1.

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Mav up, Sleeve up

Encourage your student to get vaccinated and they'll receive a $50 gift card to the UTA Bookstore per vaccine received at our on-campus clinics and be entered for a chance to win larger prizes when they submit proof of full vaccination by Oct. 6. The COVID-19 vaccine is free and readily available to our students through UTA and in the community.

Join a community of Parents and Families

Becoming a member of the Maverick Parent and Family Association is the best way to stay informed, be connected , and support outreach efforts of the Parent and Family Center. Members receive our monthly e-Newsletter, priority registration for family events, and discounts.

2021 Academic Calendar

Aug. 25
First day of fall classes
Aug. 30
Late registration ends
Sep. 6
Labor Day Holiday
Sep. 10
Census Date
Nov. 24
No classes scheduled
Nov. 25-26
Thanksgiving Holiday
Dec. 7
Last day of classes
Dec. 9-15
Final Exams
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