University of Texas at Arlington

University/school contact information : 
Main address: 
Box 19111
Accreditation information: 

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

Note: The information shown here is subject to change. Students are strongly encouraged to verify information with the institution to which they intend to transfer.

Admission requirements for transfer students: 

For admission as a sophomore, junior, or senior transfer, a student must have at least 24 transferable credit hours. Transfers with a 2.25 overall GPA are, generally, admissible to the university. Students with at least a 2.00 but less than a 2.25 overall GPA are encouraged to apply and may be considered for admission on a space available basis.

Application fees

  • $35.00 for applicants with domestic credentials only.
  • $50.00 for students applying after the application deadline (see below).
  • $50.00 for applicants with foreign academic credentials or applicants who currently hold a non-immigrant visa status in the U.S.
  • Additional information for transfer students
Transfer credit information: 

No limit is placed on the total amount of course credit accepted in transfer from either junior or senior institutions. However, use of transfer credit toward a degree may be limited by the student's academic department.

Tuition, fees, and other costs: 

Approximate Cost/Range for One Academic Year
(15 hours per semester Fall and Spring):

Tuition and Fees $7,780
Room and Board $2340-4910, depending on residence hall
Books and supplies $880
Financial aid information: 

More than 55% of UTA students receive some type of financial assistance. Visit the website for more information.

Special programs unique to this school: 
  • Nationally ranked engineering programs
  • 98% first-attempt pass rate for state licensure exam in Nursing
  • Only architecture program in North Texas
  • Nationally ranked Accounting program
  • Specialized art programs such as glass blowing, neon glass, jewelry and print-making.

Distance Learning:

From a distance, you can work toward a UT Arlington degree in:

  • Criminology and Criminal Justice
  • Business Administration (M.B.A.)
  • Public Administration (M.P.A.)
  • Education
  • Nursing
  • Engineering