If you need a ride from the DFW International Airport or Dallas Love Field Airports to UT Arlington and you are an International Student at UTA let us know your flight information and we can try to arrange to have someone pick you up…
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NOTE: FOR SPRING 2017, BIG HOWDY WILL PROVIDE FREE RIDES FROM THE AIRPORT TO THE UTA CAMPUS ON THE FOLLOWING DATES ONLY: AUGUST 7-19. IF YOU WOULD LIKE A FREE RIDE, PLEASE BOOK YOUR RIDE ABOVE FOR THESE DATES. TAXIS (which has taxi stands outside of every terminal), LYFT AND UBER RIDES ARE AVAILABLE IF YOU ARRIVE ON A DATE NOT LISTED ABOVE. There are several other ways to get to UTA from the DFW airport, including taking the Metro Arlington eXpress, using an airport shuttle service (select “DFW” as starting point and “UT Arlington” as the end point If you already signed up for a ride, you don’t have to worry.
FOR SPRING, WE WILL NOT BE ABLE TO PROVIDE RIDES ON DECEMBER 24 AND 25 BECAUSE THIS IS A NATIONAL HOLIDAY, CHRISTMAS EVE AND CHRISTMAS, WHERE OUR VOLUNTEERS WILL BE WITH THEIR FAMILIES.
If you have questions or comments you can contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call/text message us at 01-972-836-8474.
IF YOU MISS YOUR CONNECTION, PLEASE CALL 01-972-836-8474 TO LET US KNOW SO OUR VOULUNTEERS CAN COME AT THE RIGHT TIME. Note: We cannot 100% guarantee we will be able to find a ride if you have to change. Rides are provided fully by local volunteers and are dependent on whether they are available.
When: Sunday, August 27 : 6 pm – 9 pm; Where: Bluebonnet Ballroom in the University Center (UC) (http://www.uta.edu/maps/map?id=UC ) at UT Arlington You are invited to the BIG HOWDY PARTY to welcome all international student to UTA! Free food to eat Meet … Read more »
We would like to welcome you to UTA. We are excited that you are here. We are a group of campus organizations, local churches and community volunteers who are here to help you as you transition to living in Arlington, … Read more »
Free Rides to Go Shopping for things you need as you arrive in Arlington – Dates: Aug 10, 11, 15 and 17. When: 6 PM Where: Meet in front of Starbucks outside of the University Center (http://www.uta.edu/maps/map?id=UC) Need a ride … Read more »
Used Giveaway for International Students Come check out the giveaway! Used items to use in your apartment or dorm room. Furniture, dishes, kitchen items and other decorative items. Hope to see you there! This year we will be doing the Used … Read more »
When: Monday, Sept 4 , 9:00 AM Where:the Parking Lot Behind the Baptist Student Ministry which is across the street from the University Center Starbucks (Near College & 1st Streets) (http://www.uta.edu/maps/map?id=UC) This year the Big Howdy team will be providing tours of … Read more »
Check out our guide to living in the USA … Read more »
You can share UTA Big Howdy pictures on our Flickr Group if you have a flickr account. I you don’t, you can sign up here for free and start uploading pictures to share to the group . We also have a way to converse there too. … Read more »
We will take a trip to see “The Promise” for free. The Promise is a one-of-a-kind musical production performed annually at the Texas Amphitheater in Glen Rose, Texas. It combines a 150-person cast and crew, live animals, historically accurate costumes, … Read more »