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.

What's Happening at UTA?

Levar Burton


LeVar Burton, host of the beloved PBS classic Reading Rainbow and originator of the iconic character Geordi La Forge on Star Trek, will be joining UTA to kick off the 2023-24 Maverick Speakers Series with a sold out event.

glass art sale

Glass Art Sale

Watch live glassblowing demonstrations and shop UTA's Annual Glass Sale and Fundraiser on Oct. 20-21 in the Studio Arts Center.

students taking a photo with their parents

Parent & Family Weekend

Maverick families and friends are invited to join us Oct. 20-22, for a weekend of family-centered programs, bonding activities, and fun-filled events.

student studying on laptop in the library

Blaze Forward with a New Tuition Program

The Blaze Forward program makes it even easier for students to get a world-class education at UTA. This program will cover 100% of tuition and fees for undergraduate students who meet all eligibility requirements and are from families with financial incomes up to $85,000.

Maverick Parent and Family Association

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.

Academic Calendar

Oct. 27
Last day to drop classes
Nov. 6
Registration begins for spring 2024
Nov. 23-24
Thanksgiving holiday
Dec. 5
Last day of classes
Dec. 7-13
Final exams
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