Denton Texas 76203 


A metropolitan area offers a wealth of job opportunities, plus entertainment, culture, shopping and professional sports.  A college town offers a peaceful haven for study and research.  UNT has the advantages of both.  The university is located in Denton,a town of about 100,000 people only 36 miles north of Dallas-Fort Worth, the country's fourth-largest metropolitan area.


About UNT: 
As one of Texas' largest universities, we offer 99 bachelors, 83 masters and 36 doctoral degree programs.

By providing access, welcoming diversity and strengthening our collaborations with our many educational, business and community partners, as well as building new partnerships across the globe, UNT's faculty and staff work each day to prepare students for the challenges they will meet in our changing world.  

The University's Mission

Unt is a major public research university deeply committed to advancing educational excellence and preparing students to become thoughtful, engaged citizens of the world.

The University's Vision

As the most comprehensive public research university providing a top quality education in one of the nation's largest, most dynamic regions, UNT will be celebrated for its academics, arts and athletics. UNT will be a diverse and inclusive institution creating knowledge and innovations that will shape the future, while cultivating excellence in the next generation of scholars and leaders for the global community.

UNT's Promise

The University of North Texas' ultimate responsibility is to provide students with the best education possible so they may achieve their goals, succeed at the highest levels and improve their communities, the state of Texas, the nation and the world.

UNT promises to offer students a challenging, rigorous, high-quality education and provide a supportive environment to help them successfully learn and grow.  UNT promises to contribute to the greater good through scholarship, research, creative endeavors and public service.



UNT is a leading research university that is nationally and internationally recognized for its scholarship in all fields--from fine arts to technology, humanities to life sciences and music to entrepreneurship.  UNT is committed to the creation and advancement of innovative research, art and scholarship.

One of the primary responsibilities of the Office of Research and Economic Development is to develop and implement strategies in collaboration with the Office of the Provost and other vice presidential areas to transform and expand UNT's research enterprise.


Campus Life: 
Get involved, make friends and develop your leadership skills.  UNT has more than 400 student organizations including more than 41 fraternities and sororities.

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