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General Information
1501 W.Chestnut Ave.
Denton , Texas 76203-1277

Disability Resource Office

Office of Disability Accommodation
Suite 167
1167 Union Circle Sage Hall
Denton, TX 76201
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About University of North Texas

The University of North Texas (UNT) is a public research university located in Denton, Texas. Established in 1890, UNT has evolved into a renowned institution for academic excellence along with a vibrant campus experience. With a mission to educate, innovate, and inspire, UNT offers a wide range of programs, resources, and opportunities for its diverse student body.

Situated in Denton, a vibrant college town in the heart of North Texas, UNT benefits from its ideal location. Denton is known for its lively music and art scene, making it an attractive destination for aspiring creatives and musicians. The city proudly hosts a variety of music festivals and events, including the Denton Arts and Jazz Festival, attracting talents from all over. With a blend of cultural attractions, local businesses, and recreational opportunities, Denton offers a well-rounded experience for students both on and off-campus.

At UNT, academic pursuits are paramount, and the university offers a wide array of majors and programs to cater to students’ diverse interests. The university is composed of several colleges, including the College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences, the College of Health and Public Service, and the College of Science, among others. UNT is renowned for its strong programs in various disciplines, such as music, art, education, business, engineering, and computer science.

The University of North Texas is known for its commitment to cutting-edge research and innovation. With state-of-the-art facilities and dedicated faculty, UNT encourages students to think critically, explore new ideas, and contribute to their respective fields. Research initiatives span across various disciplines, including renewable energy, biomedical sciences, computer science, and more. Moreover, UNT is home to several research centers and institutes, creating a fertile ground for collaboration and academic advancement.

Beyond academics, UNT offers a vibrant campus life that enhances the overall student experience. With over 400 student organizations, there is something for everyone. Whether students are interested in politics, creative writing, community service, or sports, they can find a club or organization to join and meet like-minded individuals. UNT also boasts state-of-the-art recreational facilities, including a modern fitness center, outdoor sports fields, swimming pools, and even an indoor climbing wall. The university’s commitment to student well-being is further amplified by the availability of counseling services, health clinics, and campus safety programs.

In conclusion, the University of North Texas stands as a leading institution for education, innovation, and research. Located in the vibrant city of Denton, UNT offers students a well-rounded experience, combining excellent academics, a lively campus culture, and opportunities for personal and professional growth. With its commitment to fostering a diverse and inclusive community, UNT prepares students to become the next leaders, thinkers, and change-makers in their respective fields.

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Disability Accommodations

Services Provided

      • Notetaking Assistance
      • Exam Accomodations
      • Alternate Learning Material Formats (e-text, large print, etc.)
      • Scribe Services
      • Qualified Readers
      • Assistive technologies (screen readers, voice input, etc.)
      • Qualified Sign Language Interpreters
      • Text-Based Accommodations (CART or C-Print)

      Services Provided

          • Degree Curriculum Substitutions
          • Priority Enrollment
          • Reduced courseload
          • Medical leave
          • Residence Hall Accommodations

          Campus Accessibility

          Accessible Level

              • Student Health Services
              • Mental Health Support Services
              • The library(ies)
              • Institution Online Platforms
              • Recreational and Athletic Facilities
              • Student Community Center and Other Common Gathering Areas
              • Primary Educational Facilities Used for Classes
              • Entertainment and Event Facilities
              • On-Campus Transit
              • Close Off-Campus Transit
              • Student Housing
              • Essential Administrative Offices (financial aid, registration, students services, career counseling, etc.)

              Services Provided

                  • Dietary Meal Plan Accommodations
                  • Service and Emotional Support Animals
                  • Study Abroad Program Accommodations
                  • Internship, Externship, Field Placement, or other For-Credit, Off-Campus Work Experience Accommodations