Students visiting different student orgs

About Mean Green Fling

Mean Green Fling is the back-to-school kickoff event hosted by Student Activities! 2021 will mark the 23rd year of this exciting event! Each year, more than 39,000 students are invited to attend Mean Green Fling, which will take place immediately following New Student Convocation. To welcome students back to campus, there will be more than 300 student organizations, campus departments, and off-campus sponsors at this event. Attendance is expected to reach over 8,500.

What is Mean Green Fling:

An opportunity to say farewell to summer and hello to a new school year, by gaining connections with multiple student organizations and businesses that are guaranteed to make UNT and Denton feel like home! 

Where is Mean Green Fling:

Mean Green Fling will be held at the University Union.

When is Mean Green Fling:

Wednesday, August 18, 2021 from 5-7pm*

Who is invited to Mean Green Fling:

All students enrolled at UNT for Fall 2021! 

*Note: this event may be adjusted, rescheduled, or canceled based on community health conditions.