UT Dallas Student Affairs

March 20, 2017

Vice President for Student Affairs

  • You are encouraged to participate in CometsGive2017. It is UT Dallas' first annual giving day and will be held on April 4. This is a digital fundraiser where all funds go directly to UT Dallas.

Professional Development

  • Awards and Recognition committee: Don't forget to nominate for Department of the Month.


  • March 25-26: Men's Golf at Texas Cup, 8 a.m., Twin Creeks Golf Course, Allen.
  • March 31: Baseball vs. McMurry, 2 p.m., Baseball Field.
  • March 31: Softball vs. Howard Payne, 5 p.m. doubleheader, Softball Field.
  • April 1: Baseball vs. McMurry, 12 p.m. doubleheader, Baseball Field.
  • April 1: Softball vs. Howard Payne, 12 p.m., Softball Field.

Dean of Students

Community Standards and Conduct

  • New cases for the week of March 6: Academic dishonesty (18), misconduct (2).

Health and Wellness Initiatives

Counseling Center

  • Clinical services/sessions for the week of March 6: Intakes, consultation and counseling (146), crisis services (25), group/couple counseling (43), testing (4), outreach (4).
  • Center for Students in Recovery services for the week of March 6: Individual recovery support (7), other contacts (28). Group meetings: 12 step-all addictions (1), Nourish Eating Disorder support group (1), SMART (1), Sexual Addicts Anonymous (1), outreach (2).

Health Center

  • March 29: Free dental screening, 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Galaxy Room C. Space is limited. Contact the Student Health Center to schedule an appointment.

Wellness Center

  • March 22: HIV testing, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Student Wellness Center.

Student Engagement Initiatives

Student Development

  • March 22-24: SG elections. Candidate information is available online.
  • March 25: Spirit Programs National Showoff, 4 p.m., Recreation Center West.
  • April 6: Student Memorial, 10 a.m., Galaxy Rooms.
  • April 24: Student Leadership Awards Dinner, 5:30 p.m., Galaxy Rooms.

Student Transition Initiatives

Career Center


Student Transition Programs

  • March 24: Tau Sigma National Honor Society membership deadline, 5 p.m.
  • March 30: Transfer Thirsty Thursday, 5-7 p.m., SU 2.306.
  • Transfer Orientation dates for students entering in summer/fall 2017: March 24, April 21, April 28, May 19.

Finance and Administrative Services

Comet Card Office

  • Dallas Symphony Orchestra tickets are available for Opus 100–Thomas Trotter (Organ), March 26, 2:30 p.m., $15; and St. Matthew Passion, March 30-31, 7:30 p.m., $25 and April 2, 2:30 p.m., $10.

International Center

Education Abroad


Marketing and Student Media


  • Do you have a great idea for a division tagline? Share it with Jenni Huffenberger by 5 p.m. on March 24! There is no limit to the number of suggestions you may submit.

Student Media

  • The latest UTD TV newscast is now available.