UNT is big in every way, from our size to our impact. Established in 1890, we are now the nation’s 29th largest public research university. We are the choice of 38,000 students. We give them the care, knowledge and know-how to shape their lives, their workplaces and their communities for the better. A Carnegie-ranked Tier One public research university, UNT keeps its students at its heart and fuels the intellectual and economic vitality of one of the most dynamic, fastest-growing regions in the nation. With their UNT education and all the excellence that comes with it, our students and alumni are the leaders, doers and creative thinkers of today and tomorrow.
UNT is one of the nation’s most diverse universities, with 8,800 Hispanic students and 5,400 African American students.
We host about 2,500 international students, who come from 145 countries.
We have 4,500 dedicated faculty and staff members focused on helping students succeed. Our faculty includes distinguished researchers, scholars and artists who are mentors, innovators and leaders.
Big size, big impact.
We thrive through the diversity of our campus community, which includes people of different social, ethnic, cultural and religious backgrounds. UNT is home to talented students of every kind, from the first-time college student to the working parent to the military veteran.
- BEST: UNT has been named a Best in the West college by The Princeton Review for nine years, offering excellent academic programs and campus experiences.
UNT’s alumni network includes 420,000 members, with 284,000 alumni who live in the Dallas-Fort Worth area. And last year, 8,900 students graduated from UNT with the power to turn their Mean Green educations into golden opportunities.
Top 100 Programs
UNT has 68 academic programs ranked among the nation's Top 100, including 16 ranked in the Top 100 by U.S. News & World Report.
Big and Bright
The class of 2021 is one of the largest freshman classes and part of a bright student body that includes 26 new National Merit Finalists this fall, 140 Terry Scholars and 1,800 Honors College students.
227: We offer 103 bachelor’s, 86 master’s and 38 doctoral degree programs, many nationally and internationally recognized.