Office of the President

Office of the President

As we build on our strengths, UNT will emerge as a first-choice institution for students and a partner of choice for communities and industry.

— President Neal Smatresk

The Latest from President Smatresk

At the inaugural State of the University, President Smatresk gave a frank assessment of UNT and unveiled the top priorities UNT will tackle this year. He also outlined how UNT will evolve its focus throughout the next three years to ensure continued progress. 
More than 4,600 students opted into the Eagle Express Tuition Plan, which we’re offering for the first time this year to help students save time and money as they earn their degree. Half of the incoming freshman class chose the plan, committing to graduating in four years.

UNT Highlights

Be a part of the Mean Green Nation filling the stands with green pride this season. Watch as the 2014 Heart of Dallas Bowl champions vie for another winning season.

As a university where art and science converge, UNT is the creative heartbeat of Texas. UNT inspires ingenuity, fuels innovation and leads the way to change. See what makes UNT a place of opportunity and transformation in a national ad that premiered in Fall 2014.

Electrical engineering researchers Yan Wan and Shengli Fu are part of a nationwide research team that developed drones capable of providing Wi-Fi access and cell phone coverage to disaster areas where telephone access is out.