March 22, 2017
UNT Dallas' First Residence Hall on Track for August Opening

The university's first residence hall is quickly moving toward completion, with drywall set to go up in the coming days. The 120-bed facility will open to residents in August 2017. Questions about the residence hall? Email daniel.goines@...

March 17, 2017
Michael Williams Delivers Keynote at Tech Conference March 3

Michael Williams, UNT Dallas’ distinguished leader-in-residence and former commissioner of the Texas Education Agency (TEA), delivered a keynote session at the 29th Annual Bishop Dunne GeoTech Conference. The conference was hosted by Bishop...

March 17, 2017
Marketing Communications Releases Second Issue of “On the Move”

The spring 2017 issue of “On the Move” is off the press, and in the hands of 10,000 potential students and friends of the university. This is the second issue of the university newsletter that is currently slated to be published three...

March 17, 2017
Harvard Dean of Admissions to Speak at Spring Commencement

William R. Fitzsimmons, Dean of Admissions and Financial Aid at Harvard College, will address more than 300 University of North Texas at Dallas graduates as the commencement speaker Friday, May 19, 2017. The commencement ceremony will begin at 5:00...

March 17, 2017
UNT Dallas Hosts Lunch for Americorps Vista Volunteers

In August 2016, the GrowSouth Americorps VISTA team took up residence on the UNT Dallas campus. President Bob Mong hosted a lunch in their honor recently to learn more about their projects in local neighborhoods, and how UNT Dallas students are...

March 17, 2017
University Community Welcomes Dr. Betty Stewart

The university community and area leaders welcomed Dr. Betty Stewart to campus March 9, 2017 with an evening reception on the rooftop terrace of Founders Hall. Dr. Stewart joined UNT Dallas in February as the provost and vice president of academic...

March 17, 2017
UNT Dallas, Paul Quinn College and Neighbor Up Partner to Brand Education Corridor

UNT Dallas is working with Neighbor Up and Paul Quinn College to brand the Education Corridor as an area of Southern Dallas that is giving back to the community. The Education Corridor is one of three target areas the City of Dallas identified for...

March 17, 2017
Future Students, Community Invited to Jaguar 360° March 25

UNT Dallas has combined two of its signature events, Jaguar Family Day and True Blue Preview Day into one exciting day-Jaguar 360°! Students (current and future), alumni, faculty, staff, and community members are invited to attend Jaguar 360 at...

March 17, 2017
Student Affairs Offers Support to Students Regarding DACA

The Division of Student Affairs has stepped up to ensure every student concerned about Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) has a place to be heard, and support on campus. Student Affairs is conducting counseling sessions for students....

March 17, 2017
Public Health Day April 7 to Highlight Career Opportunities

The School of Liberal Arts and Science will host a Public Health Day from 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. April 7 promoting the public health program and the meaningful career opportunities for graduates. Public Health Day follows in the footsteps of Criminal...

March 17, 2017
United Way Grant to Fund the Urban SERCH Institute’s Community Leadership Academy

The Urban SERCH Institute, under the leadership of director Dr. Larry Terry, recently received a $125,000 grant from the United Way of Metropolitan Dallas to fund a Community Leadership Academy (CLA). The pilot program seeks to improve police and...

March 17, 2017
UNT Dallas Partners with Area Employers to Relaunch IT Program

UNT Dallas hosted a large group of industry partners from the information technology (IT) field in February to examine the university’s current IT curriculum. Attendees included current and former IBM executives, Dallas Independent School...

March 17, 2017
UNT Dallas Invests in Leadership

UNT Dallas continues to invest in leaders, both on campus and in the community through on-campus trainings and professional development. Fourteen UNT Dallas employees, including faculty and staff, will graduate from the Navigating Leadership program...

March 17, 2017
Caruth Police Institute Pursues Relevant Research, Training for Area Law Enforcement

The Caruth Police Institute (CPI), led by Dr. Melinda Schlager, continues to receive recognition and support for its research efforts and law enforcement training programs. Recent projects and accomplishments include: CPI finalized a $500k...

March 17, 2017
Sunset Collegiate Academy to Hold Official Signing Day at UNT Dallas March 25

Sunset High School will host a signing day at 11:00 a.m., March 25, 2017 on the UNT Dallas campus for the first class of students enrolled in Sunset Collegiate Academy. The signing day will be held in conjunction with the university’s Jaguar...

March 10, 2017
UNT Dallas Breaks Ground on $63M Student Learning and Success Center

The University of North Texas at Dallas campus celebrated the groundbreaking of its Student Learning and Success Center March 9, 2016, a building that will provide much-needed space and resources for the growing campus. The $63 million building will...

March 09, 2017
CHANCELLOR LEE F. JACKSON ANNOUNCES RETIREMENT

CHANCELLOR LEE F. JACKSON ANNOUNCES RETIREMENT PLANS AFTER GUIDING UNT SYSTEM THROUGH PERIOD OF UNPRECEDENTED GROWTHSearch for successor begins now with fall target; Jackson to step down by end of year after transition March 9, 2017 – (DALLAS...

March 07, 2017
Business Majors Visit the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas

On January 30, 2017, UNT Dallas School of Business students, escorted by Arthur Lumzy, Director of Career Services, participated in the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas Fed and You College Networking Event. More than 125 students from 21 universities...

March 07, 2017
Maiden Brothers to Host Elevate Leadership Academy on Campus

Tim and Terrence Maiden are working with UNT Dallas to host ELEVATE, a one-week leadership academy June 3-7, 2017 on campus. The program will focus on improving students’ leadership and entrepreneurial skills, while preparing them for the...

March 07, 2017
UNT Dallas to Host Jaguar 360 Preview Day March 25

  UNT Dallas has combined two of its signature events, Jaguar Family Day and True Blue Preview Day, into one exciting day- Jaguar 360°!    Students (current and future), alumni, faculty, staff, and community members are...

March 07, 2017
UNT Dallas Approved for New CRM System

UNT Dallas is working with UNT and the UNT System to implement a new customer relationship management system (CRM), that will significantly benefit and improve the enrollment management process. The project would not be possible without the...

March 07, 2017
UNT Dallas Strengthens Partnerships with Area Chambers

UNT Dallas continues to strengthen its partnerships with area chambers of commerce including the Dallas Regional Chamber, the Oak Cliff Chamber, and the Best Southwest Chamber. The university’s strategic involvement includes: Dallas Regional...

March 07, 2017
CPI Continues Positive Impact in Law Enforcement Community

The Caruth Police Institute (CPI) continues to make a significant impact in the world of law enforcement, from publishing articles, to leading training seminars and innovative research projects. Dr. Melinda Schlager, director of CPI, and Dr. Rob...

March 07, 2017
UNT Dallas Officially Named a Hispanic and Minority-Serving Institution

The university recently renewed its application to be considered a Hispanic and Minority-Serving Institution (HSI and MSI). The application was approved in early February. This designation will allow the university to apply for and receive...

March 07, 2017
UNT Dallas Alumnus Jaime Resendez--From the Community and Caring About the Community

UNT Dallas, while young in age, is already rich in legacy thanks to dedicated alumni like Jaime Resendez. Jaime is a man UNT Dallas students can admire, someone they can see themselves in, and know they too have the ability to achieve. Jaime grew up...