law center ribbon cutting

The University of North Texas at Dallas College of Law celebrated a monumental moment in its young history Thursday afternoon, welcoming visitors for the first time into its new Law Center, the former historic Old City Hall in downtown Dallas, following a $71 million top-to-bottom restoration.

Nic and Anna Ricco

Anna G. Ricco, a great friend and supporter of UNT Dallas, passed away on June 1. Less than one month earlier, on May 4, her husband of 48 years, Nicholas Ricco, a U.S. Navy Commander and University of North Texas graduate, also passed away

TJ at DJ table
Senator Royce West  addresses camera

Texas Senator Royce West, whose vision for urban Dallas students to attain a quality and affordable education at a public university created UNT Dallas, was unable to attend our Spring Commencement last Friday due to legislative duties in Austin. However, Sen.

facade of student center

The University of North Texas at Dallas on Monday announced the appointment of Dr. Orlando J. Pérez as its new Dean of the School of Liberal Arts and Sciences.

wide shot of graduation crowd

The University of North Texas at Dallas achieved yet another milestone Friday evening, graduating a record class of more than 500 Trailblazers as the only four-year public university in the city limits stamps it place more than ever as Dallas’ emerging urban university.

students cut ribbon at student center

The University of North Texas at Dallas is the fastest-growing state university in Texas. But it isn’t just adding students. Its southern Dallas campus is evolving physically as a master plan fills out to accommodate more trailblazing students.

tom joyner headshot

Celebrating the 25th anniversary and final year of the nation’s No. 1 syndicated urban morning radio program, the Tom Joyner Morning Show, broadcasting legend and longtime Dallas resident Tom Joyner will deliver the keynote address at the University of North Texas at Dallas Spring Commencement at 5 p.m. on Friday, May 17, at Inspiring Body of Christ Church.

campus awards are handed out

Another successful academic year is coming to close, and Thursday night, we celebrated with our annual Campus Awards banquet held in Founders Hall 138. Students, faculty and staff came together for the fun-filled night as 20 winners received their Campus Awards.

Here's the list of winners:


mother daughter posing in cap and gown

For Viola Caldwell, 69, and her daughter Tricia Patterson, 49, this Mother’s Day is cause for extra hugs: Both are now University of North Texas at Dallas graduates.