Office of the President

Office of the President

Every day, we need to focus on helping our students to grow as people, to become college graduates and to build successful careers and lives. That is our ultimate mission and that is our best measure of success.

— President Neal Smatresk

The Latest from President Smatresk

At the 2017 State of the University, President Smatresk will review UNT’s accomplishments and unveil UNT’s priorities for the future. Learn more about how UNT is moving forward and transforming education.
In a Q&A with Dallas Innovates, President Smatresk talks about UNT and higher education embrace technology to shape students' education and help them succeed in college and the workforce.

UNT Highlights

A Carnegie-ranked top-tier research university, UNT has 62 academic programs ranked in the Top 100, including 15 U.S. News & World Report rankings in the Top 100. Check out UNT's newest rankings. UNT generates an economic impact of $1.65 billion in the DFW economy annually. Learn more about how UNT fuels progress in the UNT Impact Report.             

UNT's Institutes of Research Excellence offer solutions-based research, collaboration and outcomes. The institutes are a pipeline to bring UNT's know-how to industry. Read about the institutes' breakthroughs in breast cancer research, plant science research and materials science. Read about new discoveries in prostrate cancer research and pediatric cancer research, and all of UNT's innovative research

Cheer on the Mean Green men's basketball and the women's basketball teams this season as they go for Mean Green glory!