MavsMeet Convocation and Afterparty – Today, Aug. 21, at 5:30 p.m.
One of UTA’s newest traditions, this academic event welcomes new Mavericks and officially kicks off the academic year. Held at College Park Center, it features entertainment and remarks by the president, administrators, and other members of the Maverick community. The MavsMeet After Party features live music, games, and food.
Maverick FRIENDzy – Tuesday, Aug. 22, at 4 p.m.
This high-energy, interactive event is the perfect way to make new friends and reconnect with old ones. Pizza and drinks will be provided to participants following the event at Brazos Park. Maverick FRIENDzy is a great way for transfer and off-campus students to make new connections.
Waffleopolis – Wednesday, Aug. 23, at 8 p.m.
Made-to-order waffles topped with ice cream, chocolate sauce, cherries, and whipped cream will draw thousands of Mavericks to Brazos Park to celebrate one of UTA’s most delicious back-to-school events: Waffleopolis.
First-Generation Brunch and Alumni Mixer – Saturday, Aug. 26, at 10 a.m.
Students who are the first in their families to attend a four-year university are invited to attend the First-Generation Brunch & Alumni Mixer. The event will include food, music, and strategies for success for first-generation students. If you plan to attend, register online.
Whether it’s home-style cooking, soup, salad, a burger, or pizza you’re craving, Maverick Dining offers dozens of on-campus options to grab a bite. Make sure to swing by the new Rusty Taco in the University Center and pick up some of their signature steak nachos or chips and queso.
Campus Recreation has something for everyone. Find recreational and leisure activities through intramural sports, fitness and wellness, sport clubs, adaptive recreation, aquatics, and spirit groups. The Maverick Activities Center features group fitness rooms, basketball courts, a climbing wall, and much more.
Student organizations are a fundamental part of the diverse and dynamic community at UTA. There are hundreds of groups that serve to complement your academic work, provide leadership development, and enhance and enrich your collegiate experience. Get involved.
Counseling and Psychological Services
UTA’s Counseling and Psychological Services assists students in increasing self-awareness, addressing mental health and emotional concerns, and making positive changes in their lives. Services include individual and group counseling, consultation and referral services, psychiatry services, events, and outreach programs.
UTA Health Services is a fully accredited ambulatory health care facility. Campus providers offer accessible, comprehensive, and cost-effective care. Services include a medical clinic, sports medicine, gynecological services, immunizations, lab testing, X-rays, student health insurance claims, health promotion, and substance misuse prevention.
Parking and Transportation Services
UTA’s Parking and Transportation Services (PATS) is committed to providing affordable and efficient services to the campus community. Visit PATS’ frequently asked questions to learn how to navigate parking on campus.