Prospective and Incoming Families
Here is where you can find important information for your student as he or she prepares to apply to the University of Texas Arlington. The UTA Undergraduate Admissions website is a great place to begin. Get details regarding important scholarship dates and deadlines, Virtual and in-person campus tours, and so much more! Oh, and did we share that there is a designated website just for the parents and family members of future students.
The Office of Financial Aid administers federal, state, and institutional aid programs to qualified students. To receive financial aid, qualified students must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Gather more information on your student applying for and receiving financial aid, visit Financial Aid soon!
UTA's largest scholarship program for new students is administered through UTA's Scholarships Office. Current and newly admitted students have the chance to apply for a variety of scholarships utilizing the Mav Scholarshop System. Student profiles are matched nightly with open scholarship opportunities across campus. For a list of scholarships and more information on scholarship offers, please visit UTA’s Scholarship Office.
Living on Campus
Students living on campus are more likely to earn higher GPAs, complete degrees on time, and even pursue advanced degrees. Living on campus keeps students connected 24/7 with more access to caring administrators and faculty who understand and are meeting the needs of the students.
Whether your family lives around the block, an hour away, or in off-campus housing then your student is considered a commuter student, otherwise known as an Off-Campus Maverick! The university is committed to helping our commuter population navigate through the UT Arlington experience.