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UNT Student Life

UNT is on a 875-acre campus in a suburban setting in Denton, Texas, not far from Dallas-Fort Worth. There are many activities and organizations for UNT students to participate in – band, chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.

UNT also has fraternities and sororities.

UNT has a thriving Student Government Association. In fact, more students participate in Student Government Association than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at UNT include Residence Hall Association, Panhellenic Association, Interfraternity Council and Black Student Union

UNT students' favorite campus events are Homecoming, University Day, and Mean Green Spring Fling.

UNT Housing

UNT offers housing. Students are required to live on campus through freshman year. First year students are given priority for on-campus housing.

Most UNT students live off campus. In 2021, 15% of undergrads at UNT lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 85% of students lived off-campus or commuted to UNT. There are 6,18 spots available in on-campus housing for all 32,694 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 6,18 students chose to live on-campus. On the weekends, about 6% students stay on-campus. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

UNT offers coed housing and housing for students with disabilities.

Is UNT Safe?

College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.

University of North Texas is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The UNT campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.

UNT offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards so that students can feel confident that they are safe in on-campus housing.

Plan a Visit to UNT

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit to UNT, take Interstate 35 to Denton, TX. If you need to fly, book your flight to Dallas-Fort Worth International airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in Texas you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.

Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore UNT's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

UNT Students

54%

Women

46%

Men

80%

Full Time

20%

Part Time

96%

In State

4%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

41%

28%

14%

7%

4%

4%

1%

0.28%

0.07%

Undergraduate Students

32,694

Graduate Students

7,959

Non-Resident / International Students

1,238

UNT Campus Services

Student Services
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  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Health Clinic
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Women's Center
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Veterans Affairs
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Career Planning
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Alumni Networking
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 ESL
Campus Security
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Late-Night Transport / Escort
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Emergency Phone / Alarm
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Security Patrol

© 2021 College Confidential / Concentrical LLC, Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC.

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

40,653

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

84%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$11,535

Out-of-State

$23,805

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Aug 1
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