Maverick Experience

Interested in attending UTA? Join us Saturday, February 4, for an in-depth look at all that UTA has to offer.

A University of Excellence

Tier One

4th university in the state to receive the coveted Texas Tier One designation

(Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board)



(Military Times, 2021)


Doctoral University

(Very High Research Activity designation by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education)


in Texas for Degrees Awarded to African American Students

(Diverse: Issues in Higher Education, 2021)


Asian American Native American Pacific Islander-Serving Institution

(Designation by the U.S. Department of Education, 2021)


Hispanic-Serving Institution

(Designation by the U.S. Department of Education)

Your success story is next

Over 200,000 alumni have written their stories of achievement. Yours could be next.

Engineering Major -

Meet Don Paul

UTA's Tier One designation will help me stand out in the future with potential employers.

Explore our Academic Programs

Women's Basketball -

Meet Shyia

The support from our donors, season-ticket holders, and fans means everything to me.

See UTA's Women's Basketball Schedule

Biomedical Engineering Major -

Meet Lia

UTA has great opportunities for everyone who wants to achieve great things.

Research Opportunities

Exercise Science Major -

Meet Daniel

A couple students told me I enhanced their orientation experience. It meant so much to me because I was able to help them become an excited Maverick!

Register for Orientation

Biology Major -

Meet Reema

I love how celebrated diversity is at UTA and how no one has to worry about not seeing people that look like them.

Student Resources

What's Happening at UTA?

maverick experience event

Get Immersed in the Maverick Experience

Maverick Experience is a full-day event that gives future freshmen and transfer students a close-up look at what UTA has to offer. Join us in person Saturday, Feb. 4, for a campus tour and sessions on admission, financial aid, scholarships, and more.

study abroad student taking a group selfie on a mountain

Study Abroad Fair

Join us on Wednesday, Feb. 8, to explore over 500 study abroad programs available to UTA students and learn more about scholarship opportunities.

group of students posing on the stairs in the seir building at uta

UTA My Way

Celebrate the rich diversity of our students and listen to different perspectives from our featured guests at UTA My Way on Wednesday, Feb. 15. This event focuses on the African American community and includes information sessions and panel discussions with inclusive student leaders.