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Dallas Community Tax Center

Summer and Fall Hours

July 15, 2017, to October 15, 2017


Attention UTD students and staff

From July 15th through October 15th the Dallas Foundations Community Community Tax Centers, in cooperation with the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program, will operate a tax office open to complete prior-year ( 2016-2013) returns, amended returns, NR returns, and ITIN applications.

Services are available FREE of charge and by APPOINTMENT ONLY to UT Dallas students and staff. Appointments take place at off-campus locations that vary by day and time.

Please call 214-370-9353 to schedule your appointment.

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Senior Breakfast Wednesday, Aug 23
(9 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.) Location: Ann and Jack Graves Ballroom in the Davidson-Gundy Alumni Center.

Undergraduate seniors are treated to a breakfast that celebrates entering their final year at UT Dallas! Students are able to pick up the highly coveted and newly redesigned "Senior Shirt."  Food and shirts are available while supplies last. Please bring your Comet Card to the event.  This event is hosted as part of Weeks of Welcome. 

Military and Veteran Center Welcome Lunch Wednesday, Aug 23
(11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.) Location: Military and Veteran Center, SSA 14.250.

The UT Dallas Military and Veteran Center invites military-affiliated students:

  • Veterans
  • Guard / Reserve / Active Duty
  • Military Spouses
  • Military Dependents
  • ROTC Cadets

Meet PAVE Peer Advisors, Veterans of UT Dallas (SVA Chapter) members and other military-affiliated students.  Learn about the MVC and enjoy a free lunch while supplies last.

Student veterans receive a UT Dallas student veteran T-shirt, while supplies last.

Christians on Campus - Wednesday Bible Study Wednesday, Aug 23
(1 p.m. - 2 p.m.)

Weekly Bible Study

McDermott Library Tour Wednesday, Aug 23
(1 p.m. - 2 p.m.) Location: McDermott Library Lobby.

Join us for a tour of McDermott Library with a knowledgeable staff member. Learn about the history, resources, and services on each floor. Library staff will conduct a 30-40 minute tour of the library.

 The tour guide will introduce you to some of the staff at the Services Desks, and you will find out where to go to check out books, textbooks, cameras, calculators, laptops, audiobooks, DVDs and more. Please register to take a tour.

Persons with disabilities may submit a request for accommodations to participate in this event at UT Dallas' ADA website. You may also call (972) 883-5331 for assistance or send an email to [email protected]. All requests should be received no later than 2 business days prior to the event.

College Republicans - General Meeting Wednesday, Aug 23
(2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.)

Students will come and discuss Republican and conservative ideas with discussion and Republican leaders from the DFW area

JSOM Career Management Center OPEN HOUSE! Wednesday, Aug 23
(2 p.m. - 4 p.m.)

Welcome back to school!

Please join the Career Management Center for our "come and go" OPEN HOUSE! We'd love to meet you or hear about your recent internship experience, or you can come find out about the services we have for you, our JSOM students!

#hireJSOM Link:  Event ID 6415 

Registration Opens August 1st, 2017

Popcorn, Cookies & Lemonade
Games and Prizes
Photo Booth
Meet the Team
Learn about CMC Services and Events
Internship and Job Information
Comet Closet

Wednesday August 23rd
JSOM CMC 12.110
Come & Go

(8:15 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.) Location: GREEN CENTER LOBBY.

AUGUST 23 Tickets:

MILLER, MISSISSIPPI: WYLY   9/8, 9/16, 9/23, 9/24, 9/30

HAIR PLAY: WYLY 9/29, 10/7, 10/8

Muslim Students Association (MSA) - Coffee Talk Wednesday, Aug 23
(5 p.m. - 7 p.m.)

Discussion of the Islamic faith over fresh brew of Coffee.

Sadhana: Indian Classical Music Club - Sadhana Fall 2017 Kickoff Wednesday, Aug 23
(6 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.)

Kickoff event for the fall Semester

FSL Greeks Treats & Trivia Wednesday, Aug 23
(5 p.m. - 8 p.m.) Location: SU Mall Plinth.

Meet the Greeks event where all UT Dallas students can meet the men and women of the UTD FSL Community.

Baptist Student Ministry (BSM) - Wednesday Night BSM Community Wednesday, Aug 23
(7 p.m. - 9 p.m.)

Weekly BSM gathering with worship and speaker.

Chalak Indian Dance Team - Social Wednesday, Aug 23
(7 p.m. - 9 p.m.)

We will be having a mixer for the potential new members of Chalak Indian Dance Team.

CRU - Weekly Meeting Wednesday, Aug 23
(7 p.m. - 9 p.m.)

Weekly meetings for Cru, an on campus Christian Organization.

Epic Movement - Large Group Wednesday, Aug 23
(7 p.m. - 9 p.m.)

Weekly main meetings for Epic Movement. Agenda will typically include music, icebreakers, and speaking.

Society of Automotive Engineers - Weekly Meeting Wednesday, Aug 23
(7 p.m. - 9 p.m.)

We will be holding a general weekly meeting, giving updates and networking with other students/ classmates.

Alpha Omega Campus Ministry - Midweek Wednesday, Aug 23
(7 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.)

This is our weekly worship night.

Diversity Poetry Jam Wednesday, Aug 23
(8 p.m. - 10 p.m.)

Join us for a night of High energy spoken word performances by established and local work poets. Experience An inspirational showcase of talent and cultural diversity. Our featured special guest is: Denise Frohman, an award-winning poet, writer, performer, educator and speaker, whose work explores the intersections of race/ethnicity, gender, sexuality, and the “in-betweeness” that exists in us all.

Enjoy Coffee & a Light snack while supplies last.

Sharara - Workshops Wednesday, Aug 23
(7 p.m. - 11 p.m.) Location: FO 2nd Floor Atrium.

Workshops for audition process.

Lost and Found Christian Acappella - Rehearsal Wednesday, Aug 23
(8 p.m. - 11 p.m.)

Rehearsal for concerts

Chalak Indian Dance Team - Workshop Wednesday, Aug 23
(9 p.m. - 11 p.m.)

Chalak will be hosting a training workshop for potential new members.

Corporate Challenge 2017: Tennis Monday, Aug 21 - Friday, Aug 25
(6 p.m. - 9 p.m.) Location: UTD Tennis Center 800 West Campbell Road Richardson, TX 75080 (Park in Lot "U").

This multi-day, double-elimination tournament pairs competition always proves challenging. Get ready to run!

UT Dallas Tennis Center

800 West Campbell Road
Richardson, TX 75080

Detailed Map

Park in Lot "U" to access tennis courts.

Entrance is between Waterview and University Parkway and is marked by sign.

Fall 2017 Late Registration 1st 8-week Session Friday, Aug 18 - Monday, Aug 28 ]]> Fall 2017 Late Registration Full Term Session Friday, Aug 18 - Monday, Aug 28 ]]> OSV August School Supply Drive Tuesday, Aug 1 - Thursday, Aug 31
(8 a.m. - 5 p.m.) Location: Locations Vary.

Each fall, more than 3,500 children receive backpacks with age appropriate school supplies and new uniforms from Community Partners of Dallas. Programs like these help to ensure safety, restore dignity and inspire hope for the abused and neglected children served by Dallas County Child Protective Services.

Please help the Office of Student Volunteerism to collect school supplies throughout the month of August. Markers, colored pencils, erasers, glue sticks, and scissors are especially needed! 

Donation boxes are located in the OSV Office (SSA 14.431T), the Administration Building near the 2nd floor elevator, the Student Union lobby, and the Teacher Development Center (Hoblitzelle Hall 2.900).

Entrepreneurial Development Series Friday, Sep 23, 2016 - Saturday, Sep 23
(12:30 p.m. - 4 p.m.) Location: Venture Development Center.

The Venture Development Center is partnering up with Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship to provide a formal training program for startup companies founded by UTD students, faculty and alumni as well as for the entrepreneurial community of Dallas. The series will cover how to better equipped for building, leading and operating your startup venture.

If you’re an aspiring or early-stage entrepreneur wanting to increase your chances of success, and wanting to avoid making some common mistakes that can cost thousands of dollars, and years of your time, the Entrepreneur Development Series is for you. Just imagine being able to avoid all the time spent on trying to figure out all the details of launching and growing your business on your own and instead improve your success rate with our course.

The Entrepreneurial Development Series will be held once a month beginning on September 23, 2016 through May 19, 2017 and will consist of 8 four-hour speaker/lecture sessions that tackle key issues in the launch of a new business.