Dallas-Fort Worth—A Dynamic Area
UT Southwestern is located in the heart of one of the most dynamic areas of the country. Dallas is part of the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, a contemporary, exciting metropolitan area with a diverse population and many kinds of cultural, recreational, and entertainment activities. And don't forget the shopping.
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When it’s time to get to work, you’ll find Metroplex residents employed in a variety of industries, including transportation, defense manufacturing, financial services, telecommunications, information technology, electronics, and health care, to name just a few.
The area also features numerous institutions of higher learning, which lend the area a sophisticated presence and offer additional avenues for intellectual stimulation.
And you thought we were all about cowboys, oil wells, and big hair!
Learn more about what makes the Dallas area a great place to live, work, and study.