Freshman New Student Orientation (FNSO)

Welcome new Jaguars!  We are excited you have decided to make UNT Dallas your new educational home. You are joining a growing family that continues to challenge students, like yourself, to dream big and change the world. Freshman New Student Orientation (FNSO) is our opportunity to highlight your opportunities and ensure you have a strong foundation to be successful! 

Your full day experience will include various activities that will ease your transition to UNT Dallas and begin the process of getting you involved with the many on and off campus clubs, groups, and organizations we have to offer. You will experience the importance of our traditions and have a solid grasp of our expectations as you begin your college journey! 


NSO #1       Thursday, November 30th  (4 p.m. - 9 p.m.)      CLOSED: Session Full

NSO #2       Saturday, January 6th  (9 a.m. - 3 p.m.)           

NSO #3       Thursday, January 11th  (9 a.m. - 3 p.m.)        


We encourage you to register for orientation as soon as possible to secure your spot in Spring 2018 courses.  Attendance at NSO is required for ALL new students.

How do I register for NSO?

1.  Login at with your EUID and password. 

2.  Click “Student Center”.

3.  Click “Register for UNTD Orientation”.

4.  Select the NSO that fits within your schedule and click “save”. 

Congratulations, you are registered for NSO!


A fee of $140 is required for each new Jaguar who registers for orientation.  The fee supplements the cost of new student “swag”, program implementation, facilities usages, food, staffing and other resources to ensure you are supported your first year at UNT Dallas.  The orientation fee does not need to be paid up front, it will be applied to your student account once you have attended your required orientation session and can be paid online by logging into your MyUNTDallas portal.

Items to remember

  • Submit your final high school and college (if applicable) transcripts prior to or at your scheduled NSO. 
  • If 21 years of age or younger on January 06, 2018, you must show evidence of bacterial meningitis vaccination.  For more information click here.