Office of the President

Office of the President

We will find a path to national prominence. We will find a path to Tier One. And we are going to do it by working together.

— President Neal Smatresk at the inaugural
State of the University

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. 
Happy Holidays from UNT! See UNT's creativity come to life through music and watch the UNT community working together in harmony.

UNT Highlights

Help raise the roof at the Super Pit by cheering on the men's and women's Mean Green basketball teams. Check out the men's basketball schedule and the women's basketball schedule. Get ticket information.

UNT's College of Engineering leads the way in innovative programs and research in surface engineering and green technologies. It now offers a Ph.D. in mechanical and energy engineering, the first degree of its kind in Texas and one of the only doctoral programs in the U.S. specializing in energy applications in mechanical engineering. The first students will begin in spring 2015.


At only 16, Aditya Vaidya is swatting away the competition as a future researcher. With the help of Armin Mikler, professor of computer science and engineering, the first-year student in UNT's TAMS created a computer model that uses climate change data to predict mosquito populations. His research, which he presented at an international conference, could help cities better manage mosquito-borne illness outbreaks.