These are the documents maintained by the Meta-TAs for the UTA
program. They are intended to help TAs do their job, to help students
understand how to interact with their TAs, and to give others a bit of
insight into how the program works in the department.
These documents are maintained based heavily on suggestions from students, TAs,
and faculty. By all means, if you have suggestions, please contact the
The document distributed to all students each semester that briefly
describes the UTA program and communicates some general student
policies and resources.
Undergraduate TA missive
A guide for new and returning UTAs that contains basic information
about the TA program. This document is updated regularly to reflect changes in
Head TA missive
A guide for new and returning HTAs that contains detailed information
on aspects of HTAing from hiring to policies to techincal
resources. This document is updated regularly to reflect changes in
New UTA Info
New UTA Tech Talk [pdf]
Linux command cheat sheet [pdf]
This page lists the various opportunities for undergrads to work in
the department. It includes the UTA, HTA, and Meta-TA job
descriptions, which are maintained by the Meta-TAs.