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University of Texas Arlington

The University of Texas at Arlington is a growing research powerhouse committed to life-enhancing discovery, innovative instruction, and caring community engagement. An educational leader in the heart of the thriving North Texas region, UT Arlington nurtures minds within an environment that values excellence, ingenuity, and diversity.

Master's Programmes

Engineering & Technology (16)
Business & Management (13)
Education & Training (7)
Natural Sciences & Mathematics (7)
Social Sciences (7)
Humanities (5)
Arts, Design & Architecture (4)
Computer Science & IT (4)
Medicine & Health (4)
Applied Sciences & Professions (2)
Hospitality, Leisure & Sports (2)
Environmental Studies & Earth Sciences (1)
Law (1)

About

History

Arlington College was established at the urging of Edward Emmett Rankin, an Arlington civic leader, to improve the availability of quality education in the recently founded rural town. Lee M. Hammond and William M. Trimble were the founding co-principals of the institution

Education

We have expert faculty and dedicated resources backing more than 180 rigorous degree programs in 10 different schools and colleges.

Research

We have research centers in every discipline. Our efforts have earned us the classification as a Research University/High Research Activity according to the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. And total funding for research reached a record $77.7 million in 2013. See all of our current research or find faculty expertise.

UTA is the model 21st century urban research university, with activities focused around our four key guiding themes: Health and the Human Condition; Sustainable Urban Communities; Global Environmental Impact and Data-Driven Discovery.

Career

The Career Development Center empowers students and alumni for professional success by:

  • Helping them discover and plan for possible career paths,
  • Connecting them with employers and professional opportunities,
  • Preparing them to present themselves well to compete for the opportunities they seek, and
  • Helping them develop the skills that will allow them to succeed in their professional goals now and in the future.

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University Ranking

World University Rankings by Times Higher Education
2019
601 -100
2018
501
2017
501
World University Rankings is a vital resource that provides the definitive list of the world's best universities.
Academic Ranking of World Universities by Shanghai Jiao Tong University
2018
-
2017
401
2016
-
ARWU World University rankings is the first world university ranking. It ranks the world's top 1000 colleges and universities based on objective indicator.
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report
2019
-
2018
446 16
2017
462
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report presents all the top universities from the U.S. and 60 other countries around the world.

Services

Student services

UT Arlington Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) is committed to helping students meet their full personal, academic, and career potential. Services are available to help students increase their understanding of personal issues address mental and behavioral health problems and make positive changes in their lives.

Housing services

Living on campus is a great way for you to get connected, meet friends, and be involved. To that end, University Housing offers a wide array of housing options designed to meet your needs and provides an environment that supports academic growth and community respect by offering opportunities for leadership, involvement, and connections for residents that live it up on campus.

We offer two styles of community living: residence halls and apartment communities.

Library services

It is the mission of the UT Arlington Library to promote learning, teaching, and research to enrich the intellectual, creative and professional growth of students and faculty.

The Library will advance this mission by working with the UT Arlington community to ensure students develop critical thinking skills.

Medical services

Health insurance is not a requirement to be seen at Health Services. All enrolled UT Arlington students that pay the Medical Services Fee are able to utilize Health Services.Services covered by the Medical Services Fee at Health Services:

  • Visits with general medicine providers
  • Health promotion programs and education
  • Blood pressure checks
  • Nursing care
  • Referral advice
  • Contraceptive information 

Student Life

Campus life

Our campus spans 420 acres and includes more than 100 buildings, some dating from 1919. In recent years, campus construction projects totaling almost $300 million have buoyed development in downtown Arlington.

Sports facilities

Men’s teams:

  • Basketball
  • Baseball
  • Indoor and Outdoor Track and Field
  • Cross Country
  • Tennis
  • Golf
Women’s teams:
  • Basketball
  • Softball
  • Volleyball
  • Indoor and Outdoor Track and Field
  • Cross Country
  • Tennis
  • Golf

Accreditation

The University of Texas at Arlington is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award baccalaureate, masters, and doctoral degrees.

Student Reviews

Arlington, Texas, United States