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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 Saturday

    Super Service Saturday

    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 & Activity Fair Day

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

  • Waffleopolis


    Opening of Brazos Park and free waffles! Need we say more? Okay, how about music, entertainment and fun in one of our most popular traditions?

  • EXCEL Welcome Back Movie

    EXCEL Welcome Back Movie

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

  • UTA Libraries Fun Fair

    Libraries Fun Fair

    Participate in the themed Role-Playing Game of the Libraries. Meet friends, have fun, and learn all about the services that the Libraries have to offer.

  • UTA Late Night Shopping at Target

    Late Night Shopping at Target

    Shop 'til you drop! Join us at the Target on S. Cooper St. for giveaways, games, music, and fun.

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