The University of North Texas is focused on the retention and overall success of our students. Through Orientation and Transition Programs, resources and services are provided to help you establish and attain your educational goals. Beginning with your first year, our office serves as a central location to help you connect with your peers, faculty, staff, and parents. These connections can help guide and direct you through your experiences at UNT.


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First Flight Week
First Flight is UNT's official welcome week program. This week is designed to help new students begin their college experience on the right foot.

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Access Mentoring
The ACCESS Mentoring Program is designed to provide students with the opportunity to connect with a member of UNT’s faculty or staff as well as a peer mentor.

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Family Weekend
Family Weekend is the first big event of the year for students and their families.

Welcome Center
Transfer Center
UNT Transfer Center is here to help prospective, new and continuing transfer students transition to and through UNT by helping students connect to the university and point them in the direction of campus resources and services.

Staff Spotlight


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Shaun Holloway

Student Services Coordinator
"I've gone to and worked at four institutions and UNT takes the cake. I love how connected I feel to my office, the other colleagues in the division, and students. UNT is somewhere I see myself long-term and I am excited to serve this university and mission."