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Join the Stampede!

Maverick Stampede is the official kick-off to the new academic year. During Maverick Stampede, you’ll experience a number of fun and exciting programs centered on integrating new and returning students back to campus!

Stampeding Mavericks of UTA
  • Super Service Sunday

    Super Service Sunday

    Start the new year off right by volunteering with The Leadership Center and the UTA Volunteers.

  • MavsMeet Convocation & AfterParty

    MavsMeet Convocation & AfterParty

    Welcome to Maverick Country! Now, let’s celebrate. Consider the Convocation a big “hello” from the University; the AfterParty is your welcome celebration.

  • Foam Party

    Foam Party

    Get your foam on during the first week of school with Excel's Foam Party! UT Arlington's own foam dance party.

  • Welcome Back Splash

    Welcome Back Splash

    Cannonball! Beat the heat of Texas in August while getting to know your fellow Mavericks.

  • Activity Fair

    Maverick Cookout Featuring the Activity Fair Day

    Burgers (or vegetaian alternative) hot off the grill? YES, please. Come, eat lunch and learn more about UT Arlington with your fellow students.

  • Waffleopolis


    Free waffles! Need we say more? Okay, how about music, entertainment and fun in one of our most popular traditions? See you there!

  • EXCEL Welcome Back Movie

    EXCEL Welcome Back Movie

    Relax with your fellow Mavs while enjoying a free screening of a recently released film.