About UNT Dallas

Mission Statement

Empower. Transform. Strengthen.
UNT Dallas empowers students, transforms lives, strengthens communities.

Vision

Through education and community connectedness, UNT Dallas aspires to be the pathway to socioeconomic mobility in its primary market.

Values

• Diversity: We value our differences, experiences and backgrounds. People are individuals and a great asset to the group.

• Creativity: We teach, learn, research and support each other and the community in creative ways. We boldly find new ways to approach a problem or issue. We turn new and imaginative ideas into reality.

• Leadership and Integrity: We lead. We strive to consistently make the right decision for the right reason in every circumstance.

• Trailblazing: We create better tomorrows. We establish new pathways for building and mentoring tomorrow’s leaders. We exemplify our commitment by helping first generation students completing degrees, with job placements and overall student and life success.

• Lifelong learning: We are self-motivated to learn and to never stop learning. We know being open to new ideas and information gives us a better understanding of the world around us, which provides us with more and better opportunities and improves the quality of our lives.

Goals

  • Rooted in community. Become the leading university in metro Dallas and the inner-ring suburbs.
  • Growth. Increase enrollment, retention and completion rates with experiential learning while developing critical thinking and marketable skills for every student.
  • Commitment. Relentless focus on student success.