About UT Dallas

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As a rapidly growing research institution on the cutting edge of science, technology, medicine, business, and the arts, The University of Texas at Dallas attracts a diverse group of students, staff, and faculty members to the vibrant, dynamic, and globally connected Dallas-Fort Worth area.

The University is ranked in Kiplinger’s Top 100. UT Dallas is also listed in the top 75 best values among public universities by The Princeton Review. Times Higher Education ranks The University of Texas at Dallas among the top 100 universities under 50 years of age. U.S. News & World Report recognized UT Dallas in its Best Colleges rankings for our value and diversity.

In addition, UT Dallas was included in Glassdoor’s Top 25 Universities to Work For.

Dallas-Fort Worth

The Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex is one of the nation’s largest urban areas, with shopping, entertainment venues —including five major sports teams— museums and art galleries; and places for outdoor running, biking, hiking and skating. Foreign Policy magazine named Dallas one of only five US cities in the top 25 in its projection of the most dynamic cities in the world in 2025.