Office of the President

Office of the President

Speeches & Communications

State of the University

State of the University

At the 2015 State of the University, the university celebrated the day UNT was established in 1890 and its 125 years of excellence and impact. President Smatresk outlined a vision for UNT to become a nationally prominent institution and the steps it must take to achieve that goal. The event also formally kicked off UNT's 125th anniversary celebrations!

Read President Smatresk's State of the University Address (PDF)

Download the 2015 State of the University PowerPoint (PDF)

Past Speeches

State of the University 2014

Messages to the UNT community

Spring 2016

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President's Staff Sack Lunches

Requests for Speaking Engagements

If you would like to request the president to speak at an event, please contact the Office of the President at 940-565-2026.