Visiting

I toured the campus and fell in love.

“I love being part of such an up and coming university. Once I toured the campus, I knew UNT was the right choice for me.”

Amy Larralde
Kinesiology major
from Rio Grande City, Texas

Amy Larralde
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Your invitation to visit

The best way to experience UNT is to take a campus tour. Our tours include insider tips, 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.

Greenest College Campus in Texas

Greenest College Campus in Texas

At UNT, we teach green, research green and simply are green in everything we do. We were recently named the Greenest College Campus in Texas by ecollegefinder.org. The campus has a robust recycling program, fuels its vehicles with biodiesel, and new construction meets the highest green building standards.

charging station

Green Highlight

Kinetic energy produced
by students exercising in the
Pohl Recreation Center is
converted into electricity to
help power the building.

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.