Due to ongoing concerns regarding COVID-19, the University of North Texas has decided to move all Transfer Orientation programs (except Late Orientation), and Freshman Orientation programs scheduled through the end of July to a virtual format.
We have developed a FAQ page for the virtual orientation program (link) to assist you with questions.
We are here to assist you remotely. If you have questions about orientation, we encourage you to email us at firstname.lastname@example.org OR email@example.com. You can also reach us by phone (940-565-4198) Monday - Friday from 8am-5pm.
About Parent & Family Orientation
Parent & Family Orientation is a special program that runs concurrently with the student orientation program. The program is optional, but highly encouraged. Through this program, parents have the opportunity to learn about the many offices, services, academic programs UNT has to offer.
While you and your student will have separate itineraries, you will be together several times throughout the experience. Due to the nature of our programs, parents will not be able to attend college meetings, advising sessions, and actual registration. Parents will, however, be able to join their student after registration to help take care of payment if necessary.
Spring Semester Orientation Information
Summer/Fall Semester Orientation Information
What Parents & Families are Saying about Orientation
"We thoroughly enjoyed the parent orientation last week; your team did an excellent job. It was informative and we feel a part of UNT now. Our son, had a great time also, he was ready to come 'yesterday'. The weekend validated his decision to attend UNT."
"I was impressed with the 'care' factor from all of the faculty and staff we met. We feel as though we are leaving our daughter in excellent hands. Everyone seemed interested in the success of my student and your support of her is impressive! Go Mean Green! We are so thrilled with the large available resources for the students."
"Having all of the information readily available was wonderful, but more importantly, I so appreciate how EVERYONE working on the orientation was so helpful and willing to find answers to my questions."
Parent and Family Guide (link)