Accessibility Statement

The Orientation & Transition Programs staff strives to provide reasonable accommodations for all of our events. Individuals with disabilities that would like to take part in any Family Weekend events, should contact the UNT Parent Programs office at regarding any special accommodation needs. Every reasonable effort will be made to provide reasonable accommodations in an effective and timely manner.

Meals During Family Weekend

Paid participants for Family Weekend are provided some meals during the weekend. Below is a listing of the provided meals, including the menu:

Friday, September 17, 2021
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Dinner is provided at Scrappy's Extravaganza hosted in the UNT Coliseum. 
Menu - pulled chicken BBQ sandwiches, chips and brownies. A vegetarian/vegan option will be available. 
Saturday, September 18, 2021
9:00am - 10:00am
Breakfast is provided at the President's Breakfast at the UNT Coliseum (600 Avenue D).
Menu - Scrambled eggs, country potatoes, biscuits and gravy, bacon, and fruit. Coffee, juice, and water provided.
3:00pm - 6:00pm 
Late Lunch/Dinner is provided at the Mean Green Tailgate prior to the game at the tailgate location northeast of the Alumni Pavilion.
Menu - quarter-pound hot dogs and veggie burgers served with chips, potato salad, watermelon slices, and bottled water or soda.
Sunday, September 19, 2021
9:00am - 11:00am
Breakfast is provided at the Farewell Breakfast at the UNT Coliseum (600 Avenue D). 
Menu - Scrambled eggs, home-fried potatoes, applewood smoked bacon, grilled sausage links, pancakes, and seasonal fruit. Coffee, hot tea, and orange juice are provided.

Parking and Transportation

Parking is available to Family Weekend guests in Eagle Lots 27 (near the Coliseum) and Eagle Lots 38, 39, and 40 (off Welch Street near the Union). Guests should place the Special Event Parking Permit sent in the Family Weekend confirmation email on the dashboard of their vehicle. Printed copies of the permit will be available for registered guests at event check in at the Coliseum. Please do not park in reserved or metered parking. Guests parking in ADA accessible spaces are required to have appropriate license plates or placards to avoid a citation. Parking is on a first-come, first-served basis. 

Optional game day parking is available for an additional fee. Information about Game Day parking, including lot availability and rates, is available on the UNT Athletics website. 

While the majority of our events during Family Weekend take place in the lawn of the Coliseum, guests should be prepared to walk to activity locations. Limited game day shuttles are available for stadium access. Guests should visit the Game Day Guide for information about ADA parking and shuttles on Saturday. 

Family Weekend Shuttle

Overnight Accommodations

Visit our website below for information about hotel locations that sponsor Parent Programs. 

OTP Hotel Sponsors website

On-Campus Facilities

Restroom facilities will be available for Family Weekend at the Coliseum, Gate B for all outdoor events in the Coliseum lawn. Residence Hall restrooms are not available for use by guests to ensure the safety of our students. 

Directions to Campus

  • From Dallas - Take I-35 E North into Denton. Once in Denton, you will exit 466B/North Texas Blvd. 
  • From Fort Worth - Take I-35 W into Denton. When in Denton, take the I-35 E exit and proceed south. You will take exit 466B/North Texas Blvd. 
  • From Oklahoma City - Take I-35 South into Denton. Exit 468 and proceed to North Texas Blvd.

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