A week of events filled with unique Maverick spirit!

Embrace the Maverick Spirit: Homecoming Countdown

November 6-12, save the date! Join us as we gear up for an unforgettable Homecoming celebration.

maverick wranglers posing at the homecoming parade

Maverick Tradition

UTA’s Homecoming is November 6-12, as we plan to celebrate with Maverick pride all week. The week's events will have something for everyone and showcase our spirit and support for our athletic teams. Additionally, many events showcase our diverse traditions here at UTA, including the Parade and Street Festival, The Bash, Coronation of the Homecoming King and Queen, 5K Walk, Run, and Roll, Maverick Chili Cook-Off, and more.

Homecoming Week Events 2023

UTA Homecoming Theme – “Hollywood” 



 Sun, Nov 05 


 Decorate Downtown

 Downtown Arlington

 UTA Ambassadors

 Mon, Nov 06 


 9:00AM - 2:00PM

 Chalk the Mall

 UC Mall 

 Student Organizations

 11:00AM - 1:00PM

 Paint Your Ride 



 5:00PM - 7:00PM


 CPC Student Section

 UTA Ambassadors

 7:00PM - 9:00PM

 Men’s Basketball

 College Park Center


 Tues, Nov 07

11:00AM - 2:00PM

 Mum Mania

 Central Library

 UTA Libraries

 Wed, Nov 08


 11:00AM - 12:00PM

 National First Gen Celebration

 Red River

 Transition Programs & Services

 12:00PM - 2:00PM

 Chili Cook-Off

 Palo Duro/BB

 Campus Recreation 

 4:00PM - 6:30PM

 CDC Open House

 Career Dev Center 


 7:00PM - 10:00PM

 Hump Night

 Bluebonnet Ballroom


 8:00PM - 10:00PM

 Saarang Dance Party 

 Rio grande, UC



 Thurs, Nov 09


 8:30AM - 1:30PM

 HC Golf Tournament  

 Tierra Verde Club


 11:00AM - 2:00PM


 UC Mall

 UTA Ambassadors

 4:00PM - 5:30PM

 Global Grounds

 Palo Duro

 Global Engagement


 Fri, Nov 10


 11:30AM - 1:30PM**

 Faculty/Staff Mixer 


 Staff Advisory 

 1:00PM - 2:00PM

 Maverick Leadership Trainers

 UC 180TH

 Student Leadership Center

 5:00pm - 7:00PM

 Women’s Basketball + Coronation

 College Park Center 




 College Park Center

 Student Activities 

 6:30PM - 8:30PM

 Homecoming Street Festival

 Spaniolo Drive/UC Mall

 EXCEL Campus Activities

 8:00PM - 11:00PM

 Homecoming Bash 

 Brazos Park

 EXCEL Campus Activities

 Sat, Nov 11


 10:00AM - 12:00PM

 HC 5K


 Campus Recreation

 12:00PM - 3:00PM

 Homecoming Tailgate

 Spaniolo Drive/Moritz 

 Student Activities  

 3:15PM - 4:15PM

 Parade and Pep Rally

 Spaniolo Drive

 UTA Ambassadors


 Men’s Basketball 



 5:00PM - 7:00PM

 SA Alumni Reception

 CPC Hospitality Suite 

 Involvement and Engagement 


 NPHC Step Show 

 Bluebonnet Ballroom 


 Sun, Nov 12

 2:00PM - 6:00PM

 Home Run for the Heart

 Allan Saxe Field

 Pi Kappa Alpha  


rico nasty bash performer

Last Year's Bash Performer was...

Rico Nasty came to UTA for the 2022 Homecoming! UTA hosts the biggest party in town for one night every year during Homecoming! Join in on a Homecoming tradition you won't want to miss. Our 2023 Bash performer will be announced soon! Tickets will be available shortly after.

Welcome Home Alumni

There are so many events to participate in for our Maverick Alumni. Here are just a few:

Homecoming 5K

This year’s Homecoming route is a scenic one throughout the UTA campus. Both walking and running entries are accepted. All proceeds will go to the UTA Emergency Assistance Fund.

Street Festival

Celebrate Homecoming at the annual Street Festival, featuring a variety of exciting activities. Get into the Maverick Spirit and enjoy fun games, complimentary food and drink, a live DJ, street performers and more!

Register for the 2023 Homecoming 5k


Women's Basketball

The UTA Lady Mavs basketball team will be ready to start their season with a bang at Homecoming weekend! Come out to College Park Center Friday, Nov. 10th to support our Women's Basketball team!

Men's Basketball

Make some noise for the UTA Maverick men's basketball team under new coach KT Turner during this year's Homecoming on Saturday, Nov. 11th! Buy your tickets!

UTA Tickets

Homecoming Highlights from 2022