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Mean Green Fling

Mean Green Fling 2015

August 20,  5:00-7:00pm - The Hill at Apogee

Celebrate the 125th Anniversary of the University of North Texas by participating in the 17th Annual Mean Green Fling! Mean Green Fling is the event that kicks off the start of the school year! This back-to-school event will take place on August 20 from 5-7pm  at The Hill at Apogee (near Victory Hall and Apogee Stadium). More than 36,000 students are invited to attend Mean Green Fling, which will take place immediately following New Student Convocation. In addition, more than 400 student organizations will be invited to participate, along with university departments.

For the past two years, attendance has reached over 8,500 students, parents, faculty, and staff! This welcome-back event will feature free food, giveaways, live entertainment, and other activities, making it a highly attractive event for students.        

Parking and Directions

Sponsors and Guest will be able to park in Lots 80 and 81 for the duration of Mean Green Fling. These parking lots are located next to Victory Hall. Parking is limited, other options for parking include, parking lots on Bonnie Brae (dirt lot), the D Parking lot at the Athletic Center and G parking lots at Mean Green Village and Fouts Field. Be conscious of where you park your vehicle since parking is strictly enforced. Check the UNT Transportation website (http://www.unt.edu/transit/maps.html) for more information on and follow the rules accordingly.

The event will be taking place in the Reserved Game Day parking lot right behind Victory Hall. In order to get you near the site, please use the Victory Hall address provided below. 

Victory Hall:

  • Google Maps: 1379 S. Bonnie Brae St., Denton, TX 76207
  • Event Location: The Hill at Apogee Stadium (near Apogee Stadium and Victory Hall)

Sponsor Check-In

The location for  check in will be in between lot 80 and 81, look for a UNT tent with RED balloons. Check-In will begin at 3:00pm (please see above map for location). We would like for you to be set up by 4:30pm as the event will begin at 5:00pm. It is important that you check in by 4:30pm. At 4:45pm, if your organization has not checked in, you will forfeit your table and it will be released to another organization.

Student Organizations and Campus Departments Check-In

The location for  check in will be in between lot 80 and 81, look for a UNT tent with RED balloons. Check-In will begin at 3:45pm (please see above map for location). We would like for you to be set up by 4:30pm as the event will begin at 5:00pm. It is important that you check in by 4:30pm. At 4:45pm, if your organization has not checked in, you will forfeit your table and it will be released to another organization.

Waitlisted organizations may receive a table if it is made available the day of the event. We cannot guarantee you a table at the event, but we highly recommend your organization comes out to the event and check with the Check In Tent look for RED balloons. Waitlist organizations can begin checking in at 4:45PM.

2015 Mean Green Fling Table Registration:

UNT Student Organizations and Campus Departments

Mean Green Fling is a great opportunity for student organizations and departments to showcase their services to over 8,500 students! 

Mean Green Fling - Student Org Registration   Mean Green Fling - Department Registration  

Our registration for Mean Green Fling has closed. Please contact Student Activities directly if you are interested in hosting a table at this year's Mean Green Fling

Volunteers

Student Activities needs your help throughout this event.  If you are interested in volunteering for Mean Green Fling 2015, please fill out the form below.Our registration for Mean Green Fling has closed. Please contact Student Activities directly if you are interested in volunteering at this year's Mean Green Fling

Mean Green Fling - Volunteer Registration  

Sponsors

Mean Green Fling is an invaluable opportunity for you to market your business to over 8,500 students, most of which are new to campus.  

Mean Green Fling Vendor Registration  Sponsorship Levels

Our registration for Mean Green Fling has closed. Please contact Student Activities directly if you are interested in hosting a table at this year's Mean Green Fling

If you have any questions or concerns, feel free to contact student.activities@unt.edu or 940-565-3807

Sponsorship Frequently Asked Questions

What is Mean Green Fling?

Mean Green Fling is the event that kicks off the start of the school year at UNT! It is an opportunity for student organizations, campus departments and local vendors to showcase what they have to offer to new and returning students.

Why should our business sponsor Mean Green Fling?

For the past three years, Mean Green Fling attendance reached about 8,500 students, parents, faculty, and staff! In 2014, attendance reached over 8,700 people! It is the largest event that UNT hosts annually, and is one of the best opportunities to showcase your business to the UNT community, on the UNT campus.

How can my business participate?

There are a number of different sponsorship levels in which you can be involved in becoming a sponsor of Mean Green Fling. Please see the sponsorship information to decide at which level you would like to sponsor Mean Green Fling. In order to participate, vendors must sign up and pay by July 15, 2015.

Can my business do an in-kind donation?

If you have other ways in which you would like to contribute, aside from those listed in the materials, please let us know. Partnership is limited only by imagination! Yes, we accept in-kind donations on a case by case basis. If this is something that you are interested in doing, please contact us at student.activities@unt.edu. In-kind donations, as approved by Student Activities, must be delivered by August 7th.

How can I pay?

We will accept cash, check, money order, or credit card. Please make checks and money orders to "UNT Student Activities."

Payment made by check, cash, or money order may be (1) hand-delivered to the Student Activities Center in Union 320, or (2) mailed to: UNT Student Activities, 1155 Union Circle #305069, Denton, TX 76203-5017. Credit card payments may be done via the registration form or over the phone by contacting Claire at 940-565-3807. NOTE: In order to complete registration, payment should be postmarked by or hand-delivered by July 15. Payment not received by the deadline may prevent the vendor in participation in Mean Green Fling.

What if I have additional questions?

If you still have questions, you may contact Student Activities via phone at 940-565-3807 or email at student.activities@unt.edu. We are open Monday through Friday, 8am-5pm.

Are there any other opportunities to sponsor large Student Activities Center events?

Yes! We plan some of the largest events on campus and reach almost 40,000 students, faculty, and staff each year. Contact student.activities@unt.edu for details.

Student Activities Would Like to Thank Our 2015 Sponsors!

$3000 Sponsors

   Dallas Stars

$1500 Sponsors

Jimmy John's Gourmet Sandwiches
    Palio's Pizza Cafe     Wells Fargo                                                                                                                                          

$1000 Sponsors

        

$500 Sponsors