Student Life and Diversity

Stay Connected

ATEC empowers and supports our creative students who collaborate on Intentional Future-Making. Student involvement and collaboration is the key to building life skills, completing academic goals, and cultivating a competitive edge. Stay connected. Be a part of an ATEC student organization.

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AIGA UT Dallas Student Group
for Design

Our student organization offers UT Dallas a collaborative environment between skilled and novice designers, a service to visualize patrons’ ideas, and expand our members’ opportunities for entering the design industry through career-development workshops.

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Animation Guild

For those interested in the production and understanding of creative fields relating to animation, this group provides a unique collaborative environment.

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For students who are interested in the media and entertainment industry, EMBOS is the group for you. Their mission is “to educate, network, and create opportunities for students who are interested in pursuing a career in the Entertainment and Media businesses.”

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Student Game Developer Association

This student-run organization provides a network for communication between students and industry members, and aims to provide education and events based in the video game industry.

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UX Club

It’s more than just a pretty interface. This student group aims to increase awareness of and create a community around user-centered design. They support each other by encouraging collaboration and networking to develop positive relationships with fellow students and industry professionals.

Greek Life

Get Involved

At UT Dallas, a kindred spirit who shares the same interests is never far away. Because of our open, inclusive culture, it’s easy to find new friends or a way to connect with a cause. With over 300 registered student organizations on campus, whatever your passion, you will most likely find Comets with similar interests. In addition, UT Dallas provides Comets the opportunity to come together to form new student groups.

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Be You

Comets are diverse, and ATEC students fit right in. With more than 5,000 international students from 102 countries, UT Dallas provides an inclusive environment with support systems for everyone.

The UT Dallas Multicultural Center provides programming and events designed especially for our diverse student population. The Galerstein Gender Center actively promotes a prosperous environment, representing and emphasizing the needs of women, LGBT+ people, and communities facing gender-based oppression. For more information, visit

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