Did you know that November 8th is National First Generation Celebration day? It's true! UNT is joining hundreds of college campuses all across the country to celebrate Y-O-U with a whole week of events!




We are kicking off the week with a drawing for a First-Gen prize bag! Follow the First Gen Center on Instagram @UNTFirstGen for information on how to enter! If you don't have social media, don't worry! We'll also be posting the entry details on our LinkTree at linktr.ee/UNTFirstGen



Stop by our table at the DISCOVERY PARK campus from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM for free cookies and stickers! Enter to win a giveaway bag just for students at the Discovery Park campus.



This is the OFFICIAL First-Gen Celebration Day! Join the First-Gen Center and our campus partners for a Celebration Resource Fair on the LIBRARY MALL UNT Denton campus from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM for cookies, swag and t-shirts!(Supplies are first-come, first-served.)



We are keeping the celebration going with 3 events today:

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM Stop by our table at the FRISCO LANDING campus for free cookies and stickers! Enter to win a giveaway bag just for students at the Frisco Landing campus.


12:00 PM - 1:30 PMThe UNT Health Science Center is coming out to the DENTON CAMPUS!  Join us at the Center for Fraternity & Sorority Life to learn more about the Admissions Process for the Health Professions. We'll discuss the “How-To's” of getting into medical school and what you can do now to be a competitive applicant.


5:30 PM - 7:00 PM Believe it or not, it's time to start applying for scholarships for the 2024-2025 academic year. We'll talk about when and where to look for scholarships and the strategy behind your application process. Join us in Matthews Hall Room 312 (Denton Campus) for snacks and a First-Gen pop-it ball!



11:-00 AM - 2:00 PM Are you graduating in December 2023 with an undergraduate or graduate degree from UNT? We are pleased to offer a limited number of FREE, on-campus graduation photoshoots! We'll have a Cap & Gown that you can borrow for the photos, but you are welcome to bring additional props or accessories. Sign up is available at https://linktr.ee/UNTFirstGen on a first-come, first-served basis. Spots will go quickly!