Graduate research can serve as a pathway into academia, or it can lead to students to a greater understanding of the world around us that will empower them to be leading professionals. Whatever your journey, UTA cultivates opportunities for graduate students to work alongside world-class faculty in cutting-edge facilities and laboratories.
Through formalized undergraduate research programs and professional development opportunities, we promote the undergraduate research experience by providing dynamic, diverse, and innovative engagement opportunities for scholastic interdisciplinary research and mentorship that can help you discover your passion.
McNair Scholars Program
The McNair Scholars Program is designed to prepare qualified UT Arlington undergraduates for graduate study culminating in the Ph.D. The program provides many benefits to assist scholars to become more competitive in the graduate school application process, leading to their admission to top-ranked programs and facilitating a smooth integration into graduate-level work.