The Mercury, since 2013, is a two-time winner of the Associated Collegiate Press Newspaper Pacemaker Award and two-time recipient of the Online Pacemaker Award. The College Media Association has recognized The Mercury as the Best Four-Year, Less-than-Weekly Newspaper four times since 2013.
Radio UTD was named the Best Student-run, Internet-Only Station by the College Music Journal in 2013 and has received multiple awards from College Broadcasters Inc. since 2017 for its website, multimedia and video projects.
UTD TV earned an honorable mention in the 2017 College Media Association Pinnacle Awards for Best Four-Year Television Station and has received honors from College Broadcasters Inc. for the station’s entertainment and sports reporting. UTD TV also has won numerous film festival awards for its original short films.
AMP placed third in 2017 for Best Four-Year Feature Magazine in the College Media Association Pinnacle Awards. The magazine has received recognition for its columns, designs and illustrations from the Associated Collegiate Press and Texas Intercollegiate Press Association.