UNT's Non-Traditional (Non-Trad) Student Appreciation Week is a full week of programming for Non-Traditional Students and their supporters. This year, we celebrate from October 14-18, 2019.
2019 Event Schedule
Monday, October 14
Housing Fair: 11am-1pm, Library Mall (10/21 if rain)
Explore the World of Denton and the many options for off-campus living at the Housing Fair! Come out and meet various apartment complexes and Denton area organizations to answer your questions about living off-campus.
Learning 101: Presentation Skills, 12-1pm, Sage 120A
Putting together a professional presentation includes a lot of moving parts! Learn how to build a solid presentation from the ground up and practice skills to help manage public speaking anxiety..
The Masked Singer, 6pm, Syndicate
Check out our take on this hit TV show and guess who you think is the singer behind the mask!
Tuesday, October 15
Game of Life, 11am-2pm, Union South Lawn
How will you do in the Game of Life? Join us for a life sized, Game of Life where you'll learn where your income will take you? Planning your financial future has never been so entertaining.
Prepare to Test with the Best Study Hall, 4-7pm, Sage 1st floor
Prepare to Test with the Best brings the Learning Center's top peer leaders together to assist you in anything you might need in a three-hour mega study hall in the common area on Sage Hall's first floor. Snacks provided.
Snag-A-Snack, 4:30-6pm, Union Bus Stops
On your way to class and need a pick me up? Snag a Snack from OCSS!
We Mean Green Fun-Environmental Think Tank, 5:30-7:30pm BLB 055
Have a plan to make UNT a greener institution? The We Mean Green Fund is the thing for you! Join the We Mean Green Fund team at a think tank workshop to learn how you can propose and lead a project that will make a difference on campus!
Arthouse Film Series: The Thing, 6pm, Lyceum
Join us for a viewing of this fan favorite movie.
Wednesday October 16
Building Credit Reports, Scores, and More! 12-1pm BLB 075
Credit can be an essential part of one’s financial life, from credit cards to mortgages. Credit can help or hinder your financial goals. Join us to discover how best to manage your credit, what steps to take to build a strong credit history and score, and the role that credit can play in your financial life.
Learning 101: Getting into Grad School, 2-3pm, Sage 120A
This program is designed for students who are planning on applying to graduate school. This one hour workshop is intended to help you get ready to navigate the graduate school application process. An example of topics covered includes entrance exams, securing letters of recommendation and personal statements. Registration is not required, but spots do fill up quickly and are on a first-come, first-serve basis.
Financial Intelligence Training, 4-5pm, BLB 075
Join the Student Money Management Center for Financial Intelligence Training (FIT) which provides a basic overview of the knowledge and skills students need to manage their money during and after college. Program graduates find they are empowered to take action in their financial lives.
NT/Grad BBQ, 4-6pm, Library Mall (In Syndicate if rain)
Take a break and join OCSS and GSC for BBQ and fun! Grab some grub and connect with other Non-Traditional and Graduate Students. Free with UNT student ID.
1155 Live, 6-7pm, Union Starbucks
Enjoy an evening brew and some live music!
Thurday, October 17
Learning 101: Time Management, 4-5pm, Sage 120A
If you are interested in perfecting your time management skills, check out our Learning 101 Workshop!
Friday, October 18
Family Movie Night, 6-8pm ESSC 255
Join OCSS for Family Movie Night featuring A Bugs Life! Snacks, pizza, and kids activities for your family are all free with UNT Student ID. Kids activities start at 6 pm and the movie will begin at 6:30 p.m.
Karaoke 7-9pm, Syndicate
Come sing your heart out at Karaoke in the Syndicate tonight at 7-9pm.
Non-Trad Week Extended Office Hours
Student Veteran Services (GAB 119) 10/15 Until 6pm
Dean of Students (Union 409) 10/15 Until 6pm
UPC (Union 345) 10/14-10/18 Until 6pm
Counseling & Testing Services (Chestnut Hall 311) 10/14-10/18 Until 6pm
TRiO Student Support Services (GAB 117) 10/15 Until 6pm
Student Money Management Center (Chestnut Hall 313) 10/14-10/18 Until 6pm
Off-Campus Student Services (Union 345) 10/14, 10/15, 10/17- Until 6pm