Speeches & Communications

State of the University

2019 State of the University

University of North Texas President Neal Smatresk delivered his sixth annual State of the University address Sept. 12, 2019, at the Murchison Performing Arts Center on the UNT campus. He celebrated UNT’s record-setting accomplishments and outlined the university’s plans for the future in the areas of Scholarly Activity and Innovation, People and Processes, and Student Empowerment and Transformation.

State of the University Archive

2018 State of the University

2017 State of the University

2016 State of the University

2015 State of the University

2014 State of the University

Messages to the UNT community

Spring 2020

Fall 2019

Summer 2019

Spring 2019

Fall 2018

Summer 2018

Spring 2018

More messages to the community »

Conversation with Regent, Chancellor and President

UNT System Regent Laura Wright, Chancellor Lesa Roe and UNT President Neal Smatresk spoke with faculty and staff about becoming a "Best Place to Work" and how UNT System Shared Services can better serve the UNT campus during a town hall on Jan. 26, 2018.

Watch the video of UNT’s Conversation with Regent, Chancellor and President

Read a summary of UNT’s Conversation with Regent, Chancellor and President (PDF)

Frisco Town Hall — April 12, 2018

UNT President Neal Smatresk, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs Jennifer Cowley, and New College at Frisco Dean Wesley Randall hosted a town hall and visioning session regarding UNT's future in Frisco on April 12, 2018.

Watch a recording of the Frisco town hall

President's Notes