University of North Texas

Denton, TX

University of North Texas

Denton, TX

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Tuition & Fees

Not Reported

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
8%
600-699
37%
500-599
47%
400-499
8%
300-399
1%
700-800
8%
600-699
26%
500-599
56%
400-499
10%
300-399
1%
30-36
7%
24-29
34%
18-23
52%
12-17
7%
6-11
1%
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undergraduateRatios

47%

male

53%

female

1

teacher

24

students

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Moderately Selective

71%

acceptance rate

Accepted 14,083
Declined 5,678
Total Received 19,761
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Public

32,126

undergraduate students

7,066

graduate students

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School Facts

University of North Texas, founded in 1890, is a public, comprehensive institution. Programs are offered through the Colleges of Arts and Sciences, Business Administration, Education, and Music; the Schools of Community Service, Library and Information Sciences, Merchandising and Hospitality Management, and Visual Arts. Its 500-acre campus is located in Denton, 39 miles from Dallas.

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Public/private Public
Campus enrollment 39,192
Established in 1890
Coeducational Coeducational

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858-acre campus in Denton (population: 136,268), 30 miles from Dallas. Served by bus; major airport and train serve Dallas-Fort Worth. School operates transportation to some areas of campus and around Denton. Public transportation serves campus.

  • Metropolitan area: Dallas-Fort Worth
  • Campus Size: hectares
  • Nearest airport: Dallas-Fort Worth International

University of North Texas
1501 West Chestnut
Denton
76203-5017

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
19%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students through freshman year required to live on campus
yes
Freshman priority housing
yes
Coed housing
yes
Men only housing
yes
Women only housing
yes
Disabled student housing

Top Organizations

  • Student Government Association
  • Residence Hall Association
  • Panhellenic Association
  • Interfraternity Council
  • Black Student Union

Top Events

  • Homecoming
  • University Day
  • Mean Green Spring Fling
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Campus Facts

  • Student-run campus newspaper
  • Drama/Theater group
  • Student-run radio station
  • Marching band
  • Choral groups
  • National fraternities on campus
  • National soroities on campus

Campus Security

  • 24 hour emergency telephone/alarm devices
  • 24 hour patrol by trained security personnel
  • Late-night transport/escort service
  • Electronically-operated dormitory entrances

% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
23%
Top 1/4
53%
Top 1/2
92%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
8%
600-699
37%
500-599
47%
400-499
8%
300-399
1%
700-800
8%
600-699
26%
500-599
56%
400-499
10%
300-399
1%
30-36
7%
24-29
34%
18-23
52%
12-17
7%
6-11
1%

Admissions Facts

Considers standardized test scores in admission decisions yes
Application fee $75
Application deadline August 1

Moderately Selective

71%

acceptance rate

Accepted 14,083
Declined 5,678
Total Received 19,761

Admissions Factors

Very Important

academic GPA
class rank
rigor of secondary school record
standardized test scores

Important

application essay
recommendation(s)

Considered

extracurricular activities
level of applicant's interest
character/personal qualities
first generation
geographical residence
talent/ability
volunteer work
work experience

Not Considered

alumni/ae relation
interview
racial/ethnic status
religious affiliation/commitment
state residency

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International Facts

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 142
Accepts International Baccalaureate no
Offers English as a second language yes

Varsity Sports

M W
Basketball
Cross-country running
Football
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Swimming and diving
Tennis
Track and field
Volleyball

Intramural Sports Men

Racquetball, Table tennis, Ultimate frisbee

Intramural Sports Women

Racquetball, Table tennis, Ultimate frisbee

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Athletic Conference

NCAA Division 1

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting
Aeronautics/Aviation/Aerospace Science and Technology, General
Anthropology
Applied Behavior Analysis
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
Art/Art Studies, General
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
Biochemistry
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Broadcast Journalism
Business/Commerce, General
Business/Managerial Economics
Chemistry, General
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
Computer Engineering, General
Computer and Information Sciences, General
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
Crisis/Emergency/Disaster Management
Customer Service Management
Dance, General
Design and Visual Communications, General
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
Ecology
Economics, General
Education, General
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician
English Language and Literature, General
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
Fashion Merchandising
Fashion/Apparel Design
Finance, General
Fine/Studio Arts, General
French Language and Literature
General Studies
Geography
German Language and Literature
Gerontology
History, General
Hospitality Administration/Management, General
Human Development and Family Studies, General
Human Services, General
Information Science/Studies
Information Technology
Insurance
Interior Design
International/Global Studies
Japanese Language and Literature
Jazz/Jazz Studies
Journalism
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
Linguistics
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
Management Information Systems, General
Management Science
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods, Other
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
Materials Engineering
Mathematics, General
Mechanical Engineering
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
Music Performance, General
Music Theory and Composition
Music, General
Operations Management and Supervision
Organizational Behavior Studies
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General
Philosophy
Physics, General
Political Science and Government, General
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing
Project Management
Psychology, General
Public Health Education and Promotion
Public Health, General
Radio and Television
Real Estate
Rehabilitation Science
Religion/Religious Studies
Retail Management
Rhetoric and Composition
Social Sciences, General
Social Work
Sociology
Spanish Language and Literature
Special Products Marketing Operations
Technical and Scientific Communication
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Programs Offered

  • English as a second language
  • Distance learning
  • Double major
  • Independent study
  • Accelerated degree
  • Freshman honors college
  • Honors college
  • Graduated courses offered to undergraduates
  • Cooporative programs
  • Internships
  • Off campus study
  • Summer session for credit
  • Study abroad
  • Part time undergraduate degrees
  • Army ROTC
  • Air force ROTC

Other Programs

  • Post-bachelors certificate
  • Doctoral degree - professional
  • Doctoral degree research/scholarship

39,192

total students

96%

in-state

4%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

82%

32,126
students

Female
53%
16,950

Male
47%
15,176

18%

7,066
students

Female
61%
4,290

Male
39%
2,776

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

81%

26,090
students

Female
54%
13,964

Male
46%
12,126

19%

6,036
students

Female
50%
2,986

Male
50%
3,050

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Student Facts

Freshman retention rate 79%
Student 4 year graduation rate 36%
Student 5 year graduation rate 17%
Student 6 year graduation rate 5%

Student Break-down

4%
Nonresident aliens
13%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
7%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
27%
Hispanic/Latino
42%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
4%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

4,152

Transfer students enrolled

11%

Transfer students

Transfer Information

Fall transfer enrollment yes
Winter transfer enrollment no
Spring transfer enrollment yes
Summer transfer enrollment yes
Accepts CLEP subject tests yes
Accepts CLEP general tests no
Accepts excelsior college examinations no
Generally accepts credits from other institutions yes
Accepts DSST/DANTES yes
Accepts Life Long Learning Credit no
Age limit (number of years) for completed credits/courses to be transferred no
No Age limit for completed credits/courses to be transferred yes

Transfer Application Deadlines

Not reported

Transfer difficulty

Moderately difficult

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Counseling services

  • Group career
  • Individual career
  • Learning disability
  • Legal
  • Personal/Psychological
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

Not reported

Career placement services

  • Alumni Network
  • Career Library
  • Career interest testing
  • Interview workshop
  • Job Fairs
  • Job Interviews
  • Job bank
  • On-campus employer recruitment
  • Other career services
  • Resume preparation
  • Resume referral

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • 24 hour library
  • Computer training or assistance
  • Health clinic
  • Library reserved study rooms

Special programs for physically disabled students

Not Reported

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