Transfer Orientation

Congratulations on your acceptance to the University of North Texas!

In order to assist you with your transition to UNT, all new students are required to attend an orientation session, including transfer students. During orientation, you will have the chance to meet with faculty and staff, connect with current students, learn about university resources, and receive academic advising in preparation for registering for classes. You will leave orientation understanding our university's spirit and traditions, as well as what to expect as you embark on your college experience.

How to Register

To register for an orientation session, log in at my.unt.edu with your EUID and password. Once logged in, click Advising & Orientation, then Register for Orientation. Register early as sessions fill up quickly. For more details, please visit our How To Register page.

NOTE: Payment arrangements for the orientation fee must be made at the time of registering for the session to secure your spot.

Orientation Fee

The orientation fee includes orientation program expenses, UNT t-shirt, participant materials, administrative costs, and year-long orientation activities.

Spring Orientation Fee 2023

Spring Orientation Fee $63.00
Online Orientation Fee* $45.00

*Online orientation options are available for majors with degree programs completely online. Visit the online orientation website for more information.

NOTE: Orientation Fees are non-refundable.  To view our policy, visit our Frequently Asked Questions page.

For the most up-to-date list of available orientation sessions, log on to your MyUNT student portal. Only sessions with open spaces will be available. Each orientation session has a limited capacity for general registration and for major colleges.

Spring 2023

Spring orientation sessions are available for both new freshman and transfer students. It is preferred that freshman attend Freshman Orientation, but if you are admitted for the summer term and there are no Freshman Orientation sessions available prior to the start of the term, select from the Summer Orientations listed below.

Spring Orientation 1 Friday, December 9, 2022 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Spring Orientation 2 Monday, December 19, 2022 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Spring Orientation 3 Friday, January 6, 2023 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Spring Late Orientation Thursday, January 12, 2023 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Schedule at a Glance

Spring Orientation

Full Day Sessions

Students attending a Spring orientation session should plan to be on campus from 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. on their orientation day.

8:00 - 9:00 a.m. - Orientation Check-in University Union (1155 Union Circle)
Resource Fair see printed schedule
Morning College Success Sessions University Union various rooms
Orientation Welcome University Union Ballroom
College Meetings various campus locations
Lunch University Union, 2nd floor
College Success Sessions University Union various rooms
College Meetings continued various campus locations
Course Registration various campus locations

Parking

Parking information is included in your confirmation email sent the week leading up to your orientation date. For information about parking permits for the spring semester, please visit transportation.unt.edu.

Directions

Students driving to campus should refer to Google Maps for driving directions. The office of Orientation and Transition Programs does not provide shuttles to and from the airport.

 

Disability Accommodations

Students who intend to register with the Office of Disability Access (ODA) under the terms of ADA/504, or who request accommodations during their orientation session, should check the appropriate boxes on their orientation registration materials. In addition, please contact ODA two weeks prior to your orientation date by calling 940-565-4323, TTY callers 1-800-RELAY TX. Visit the ODA website at https://studentaffairs.unt.edu/office-disability-access. 


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