Start the New Year Smart: A UT Dallas Guide to the Spring Semester

Whether you are a newcomer to UT Dallas or returning from winter break, here are resources — from safety information to upcoming events — to help you this semester.


Students and alumni can explore job opportunities during Spring Career Expo Days on Feb. 14 and 15. 

Getting Around UT Dallas



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Springapalooza, the annual post-spring break celebration that includes Splatterdance, will start March 25. 



The Spring Student Arts Festival will be April 24-28.

Faculty and Staff


Spring commencement will be held the week of May 13.

Important Dates


News and Events


Social Media

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