A Green Light to Your Future

“When I toured the campus I was blown away by its homelike feel. UNT is an accepting environment with great scholarship opportunities.”

Kaylee Mackey
Development and Family Studies major
from Burbank, California

Kaylee Mackey

Your invitation to visit

The best way to experience UNT is to take a campus tour. Our tours include a visit to a residence hall and the opportunity to ask questions of a current student and our admissions staff. Tours are scheduled several times daily.

We want to hear from you. Call 940-565-4104 today to book a campus tour; or visit our Tours website.

“The opportunities are unbelievable.”

Best College Town 2014

Best college town in Texas

Denton, named “the best college town in Texas,” combines an active live music and art scene with a family-friendly hometown feel. The city’s thriving music scene has produced critically acclaimed musicians and bands such as Sarah Jaffe, Midlake and Eli Young Band and is home to a number of music festivals, including 35 Denton and the Denton Arts & Jazz Festival.

charging station

Green Highlight

Six electric vehicle
charging stations are located in
various parking lots on campus.
A UNT student proposed the
stations, which were installed
in Fall 2012.

Dallas-Fort Worth

Denton is located about 40 miles north of one of the nation’s largest metropolitan areas. This rapidly growing region is rich in:

  • Internship opportunities
  • Jobs
  • Entertainment
  • Culture
  • Shopping
  • Professional sports

The Dallas area has the largest urban arts district in the U.S. and the sixth highest concentration of Fortune 500 companies, including AT&T, Celanese, Exxon Mobil, GameStop, Kimberly-Clark, Southwest Airlines and Texas Instruments.

Keeping you safe

UNT works hard to be a safe campus, offering:

Getting around

A free bus system serves the campus, picking up students every 10 minutes. The e-Ride on-demand shuttle provides free rides from 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. You can ride the bus in Denton just by showing your valid student ID. The new DCTA A-Train offers student rates for riding between Denton and Dallas. You also can rent a car on campus at a low hourly cost with Connect by Hertz.