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    University of North Texas: Rankings, Courses, Admissions, Tuition Fee, Cost of Attendance & Scholarships

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    Founded in 1890, the University of North Texas is a public university and has a total undergraduate enrollment of 31,347. Situated in an urban setting, the campus size of U of NT is 899 acres. The university has a semester-based academic calendar and ranks at #281 in the 2020 edition of Best Colleges and National Universities. Located near Dallas and Fort Worth, the university offers about 100 majors to choose from. Some preferable options include aviation logistics, offered through the College of Business, and jazz studies, available through the College of Music. 

    The University includes more than 300 student organizations and about 40 fraternities and sororities to check out on campus. Some notable artists who have attended the University of North Texas include: singing sensations Norah Jones and Roy Orbison, and NFL Hall of Famer "Mean" Joe Greene played for UNT in the 1960s.

    Rankings

    According to Niche rankings, the U of NT stands at(as of 2019):

    • #49 in Best Colleges for Information Technology in America
    • #86 in Best Big Colleges in America 

    According to the U.S. News, the university stands at:

    • #281 in National Universities

    Highlights

    Type of University  Public
    Type of Programs Offered Bachelor’s, Postbachelor’s Certificate, Master’s, Doctoral Degree Research
    Campus Setting College Town
    Total Number of Students 38,087+
    Freshman Retention Rate 78.47%
    Student to Faculty Ratio 24:1
    Total Number of International Students 3,593
    Total amount of scholarships  145.8 Million USD
    Total Endowment 195.6 Million USD
    University Acceptance Rate 72%
    Official Website unt.edu

    Programs

    UNT is known for its vast academic catalog. The university offers about 106 Bachelor’s, 88 Master’s, and 36 Doctoral Degree programs to choose from. Mentioned below are a few popular programs at the University of North Texas

    • Business
    • Management
    • Marketing
    • and Related Support Services
    • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
    • Liberal Arts and Sciences
    • General Studies and Humanities
    • Visual and Performing Arts
    • Communication and Journalism

    With China, India, Mexico, Nepal being the major international student contributors, the international students make up to 9.5% of the total population here at the U of NT, making it an appropriate choice for students who are planning to study in the U.S.A.

    Campus

    The campus has a size of about 899 acres and is home to nearly 38,000 students. Located in the city of Denton, Texas, which is known to offer a wide number of music festivals including more than 30 arts and jazz festivals, the university allows its students to blow-off steam or take a break from studies whenever needed. 

    DSA or the Division of student affairs offers the students on campus with opportunities to cultivate academic, personal, and professional success. 

    The campus offers facilities such as:

    • Adaptive computer labs
    • Study abroad office
    • International Recruitment Office
    • Athletic organizations and activities
    • 400+ on-campus student organizations

    Moreover, the campus has a division dedicated to its international population known as UNT International, which supports international teaching, service, and research.

    Accommodation

    UNT comprises of 14+ on-campus dormitories and is known to accommodate 15.5% of the total student population. Furthermore, with more than 11 on-campus dining options, the quality of university food stands at #46 in Best College Foods in America

    A few of the residential halls at the University of North Texas includes: 

    • Bruce Hal
    • College Inn
    • Honors Hall
    • Mozart Square
    • Traditions Hall
    • West Hall

    Students who are looking to apply for on-campus accommodations are advised to check with the university and apply before the freshmen orientation since the rooms fill up quickly. The total fees for room and board should be about 8,000 USD to 12,000 USD. 

    Interested candidates who are seeking to apply for the on-campus accommodation must activate their EUID on my.unt.edu and send an email to ielistudentservices@unt.edu along with the following information: 

    • Full name
    • Student ID number
    • Semester that you’re applying for

    Lastly, fill up the housing application form along with a non-refundable deposit of 400 USD.

    UNT also provides Off-campus housing to its students. A few mentionable setbacks of the same are - unfurnished apartments and extra expenses such as utilities, internet, phone, etc. 

    Interested candidates may visit offcampushousing.unt.edu to know more about the same. 

    Admission Process

    Where to Apply: Interested candidates seeking to get admission in the University of North Texas can go to their official application portal and apply there. 

    When to Apply:

    Academic Term Deadline
    Summer 1 (May to June) April 1
    Summer 2 (June to July) April 15
    Summer 3 (July to August) May 1

    Application Fee: The application fee for international students is 85 USD

    How to apply:

    1. Complete online admission application
    2. Pay the application fee
    3. Submit your official academic credentials
    Test Score
    SAT 1168
    ACT 24.01
    1. English Language proficiency scores
    Test Score
    IELTS 6.0 or higher
    TOEFL;
    Internet-based
    Paper-based
    79
    550
    PTE 53 or higher
    Duolingo Test 71 or higher
    1. Check department-specific requirements with your academic department

    University of North Texas Tuition and Living Expenses

    Total Expenses (including accommodation and other expenses) for Undergraduate and Graduate programs: 

    Course Tuition/Fees Living Expenses Other Expenses Total Estimated Expense
    Undergraduate 21,125 USD 12,938 USD 3,710 USD 37,773 USD
    Graduate 15,043 USD 12,938 USD 3,710 USD 31,691 USD

    Scholarship/Financial Aid

    The university provides assistance to international students who are looking for scholarships to study in the U.S.A.

    Annually awarding more than 390 million USD in financial aid and 50+ million USD in scholarships, UNT offers financial aid and scholarships to about 75 percent of its students.While some academic departments offer funding to international students in the form of fellowships, others might provide scholarships and assistantships. 

    How to apply for scholarship: 

    • Complete UNT application
    • Complete General Scholarship application by March 1
    • Refer to your department about its application process since each department has its own application process

    U of NT provides international education scholarship to students with exceptional academic and social skill records.

    International Education Scholarship:

    • Available to all UNT students; domestic and international
    • Requirements
      • UNT undergraduate: 3.0 GPA
      • UNT graduate: 3.5 GPA

    Please note:- You can check your award status by the following this trail: MyUNT Account>financial aid>Accept/decline awards>select aid year to view>check what you’ve been awarded with and accept/decline awards accordingly

    Work While you Study

    The university provides work-study programs for domestic as well as international students who are studying or looking to get admission in the University of North Texas. To work on campus, international student(s) must: 

    • Hold valid F-1 status 
    • Complete the Foreign National Information form with the UNTSystem Tax Office

    International students do not require any special permission from the immigration and can work up to 20-hours/week during fall and spring terms. 

    Please note: F-1 students cannot work off-campus without immigration permission

    Interested candidates may apply at – unt.academicworks.com


    2 years

    Course Duration

    May 01

    Application Deadline

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    University of North Texas Overview

    Insitution type
    Public
    Student Population
    43725
    FAFSA Code
    003594
    Application Cost
    $75
    Accreditation
    SACSSCOC
    Average Cost of Attendance
    $21,125 / Year
    Student : Faculty Ratio
    4 : 1

    Admission & dates

    Application Portal : https://apply.unt.edu/

    Early Action Deadlines

    November 1

    Application deadline

    April 1

    Application results

    Regular Decision Deadlines

    January 15

    Application deadline

    April 1

    Application results

    Test Scores For International Applicants

    ExamsAvg. ScoreMin ScoreMax. Score%Submitted
    Language Proficiency
    TOEFL-79--
    IELTS-6--
    Undergraduate
    SAT Check Detailed Score11601060126065
    Evidence-Based Reading and Writing590540640-
    Mathematics570520620-
    ACT Check Detailed Score24212734
    English242127-
    Mathematics231926-

    University of North Texas Acceptance Rate

    72.4 %

    acceptance rate

    18650

    total applicants

    43725

    total enrolled

    Male
    Female

    46.8%

    Male

    53.2%

    Female

    Undergraduate
    Undergraduate Programs
    72.4%
    Total Applicants
    48475
    Total Enrolled
    35099
    Graduate
    Graduate Programs
    72.4%
    Total Applicants
    11914
    Total Enrolled
    8626

    University of North Texas enrollment

    Enrollment
    University of North Texas Enrollment
    43725
    Undergraduate Enrollment
    35099
    Graduate Enrollment
    8626
    Graduation Rate
    Average Graduation Rate
    54.3%

    Attendance Cost

    $21125

    attendance cost

    The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees

    Tuition fees
    Undergraduate Programs
    $21,125 / Year
    Post Graduate Program
    $15,754 / Year
    On Campus
    Books & Supplies
    $1,000 / Year
    On campus, Room & Board
    $9,268 / Year
    On Campus, Other Expenses
    $3,136 / Year
    Off Campus
    Off campus (not with family), Room & Board
    $8,200 / Year
    Off campus (not with family), Other Expenses
    $4,418 / Year
    Off campus (with family), Room & Board
    $4,026 / Year
    Off campus (with family), Other Expenses
    $4,062 / Year

    Top Accreditations [Institutional & Program Wise]

    Institutional accreditations
    Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
    Program wise accreditation
    Arts Programs
    National Association of Schools of Art and Design
    Clinical Science Programs
    American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
    Language Programs
    Commission on English Language Program Accreditation

    Faculty

    total facultyfull timepart timegraduate assistants
    1224012190501546

    Ranking

    20212020201920182017
    US News logo

    US News

    RANKED  #658

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    Center for World University Rankings logo

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    RANKED  #711

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    Ranked#702
    Score72.3

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    Ranked#720
    Score72.2

    College Rating

    Based on 5 Students Rating

    8.0 out of 10
    9.0/10Academic
    8.6/10Accommodation
    8.2/10Faculty
    9.2/10Infrastructure
    7.6/10Placement
    8.7/10Social Life

    Reviews

    T
    7.0 /10

    Because it is the good university with good degree structure and comparatively less fees.

    Course Curriculum :

    It was good with clear degree structure. It is according to the current industry standards.

    9 /10 academic/food
    8 /10 faculty
    10 /10 infrastructure
    9 /10 accomodation
    6 /10 placement
    TK
    7.0 /10

    Its course work and research work is perfect. University and leaving expense around the university is less expensive.

    Course Curriculum :

    Course curriculum and academics is good and perfect. Hands on practice is also taken.

    9 /10 academic/food
    6 /10 faculty
    10 /10 infrastructure
    10 /10 accomodation
    7 /10 placement
    sr
    8.2 /10

    By providing access, welcoming diversity, and strengthening collaborations with many educational, business, and community partners, as well as building new partnerships across the globe, UNT's faculty and staff work each day to prepare students for the challenges they will meet in our changing world. After securing a GPA of 7, I had applied through an online application form. The application fee for it was $85.

    Course Curriculum :

    My geography program gave me the knowledge and skills to study and address environmental problems associated with population growth, urban sprawl, climate change, natural disasters, and public health. My course is designed to ensure that all UNT students graduate with a breadth of knowledge gained through their general education classes as well as the depth of knowledge gained from courses in their major area of study.

    9 /10 academic/food
    9 /10 faculty
    8 /10 infrastructure
    8 /10 accomodation
    7 /10 placement
    8 /10 extracurricular
    SM
    9.7 /10

    I always had a dream to pursue my academics in the USA. I chose this university because it would act as a catalyst for success fueling progress enhancing my entrepreneurship qualities. My GPA of 9 and my resume helped me in the admission process. I had applied via their application portal which cost me $75.

    Course Curriculum :

    The graduate degree in Physics from the University of North Texas provided me with high-quality instruction, individual attention and access to an assemblage of resources to support my studies and research. My course curriculum included Computational materials modeling, Experimental accelerator-based materials modification and analysis ,Nonlinear dynamics and complex systems, Quantum optics and nano photonics, Theoretical and experimental atomic physics and condensed matter physics which helped me enhance my proficiency in the subject.

    9 /10 academic/food
    9 /10 faculty
    10 /10 infrastructure
    10 /10 accomodation
    10 /10 placement
    10 /10 extracurricular
    AG
    8.0 /10

    It's close to home and relatively cheap. The campus is one of the more diverse campuses in Texas and I like that this campus holds a primarily liberal point of view. This is rare in Texas, where most colleges tend to be more conservative.

    Course Curriculum :

    The curriculum is challenging but not impossible to pass by any means. I believe it is the perfect level of difficulty in order to get the most out of your degree. Studying is a must for these classes but not too much to where you can never sleep.

    9 /10 academic/food
    9 /10 faculty
    8 /10 infrastructure
    6 /10 accomodation
    8 /10 placement
    8 /10 extracurricular
    940-565-3225
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    1501 W.Chestnut Avenue
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    Nearby this campus

    • Book Store
    • Bus Station
    • Pharmacy
    • Hospital
    • Airport
    • Super Market
    • Shopping Mall
    • Train Station

    Book Store

    Campus Bookstore0.16 km
    Barnes & Noble at UNT0.61 km
    Voertman's0.98 km
    More Fun Comics and Games2.00 km
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    Pharmacy

    CVS0.89 km
    West Oak Pharmacy1.25 km
    Allen Pharmacy1.31 km
    Neu Pharmacy1.31 km
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    Airport

    Helipad1.82 km
    US Jet Center3.99 km
    HTA Aviation4.13 km
    Denton Enterprise Airport4.15 km
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    Shopping Mall

    Denton Courthouse Square Shopping District1.93 km
    CJ Beauty2.47 km
    University Village Shopping Center2.53 km
    University Drive Shopping Center2.56 km
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    Bus Station

    Honors Hall0.23 km
    Fouts Field Transfer0.23 km
    Murchison Crosswalk0.24 km
    Maple Hall0.27 km
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    Hospital

    Apt12061.01 km
    Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Denton1.73 km
    Baylor Surgicare2.63 km
    University Behavioral Health of Denton2.68 km
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    Super Market

    La Azteca Meat Market1.84 km
    WinCo Foods2.59 km
    La Azteca Mexican Meat Market3.97 km
    Target Grocery5.40 km
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    Train Station

    Downtown Denton Transit Center2.55 km
    Medpark6.42 km

    *All distance are measured radially. Actual distance may vary

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