Some academic departments have their own orientation sessions. Read your admissions
letter to see if your department requires you to attend an orientation. Contact your
academic department or the Division of International Affairs if you have any questions.
All music majors are required to attend the College of Music's orientation and placement exams at the time specified in their
college admission letter. If your music orientation or exam is scheduled for the same
time as your international student orientation, contact the International Welcome
Center to register for an alternate international student orientation session.
Participate in New Student Events
Connect with other students, prepare for life at UNT and have fun with welcome events
designed just for you.
Eagle Camp is an optional next step that welcomes the entering students to UNT each year with
the purpose of giving them an opportunity to have fun, make friends, and learn more
about life at UNT. Eagle Camp is open to any new students who will be attending UNT
in the fall.
First Flight Week and Spring Soar
First Flight Week is UNT's official welcome program for incoming students. It takes place before the
fall semester. Spring Soar is an extension of First Flight that takes place before
to the spring semester. This week is designed to help new students begin their college
experience on the right foot. From programs that prepare you for the upcoming educational
opportunities to programs where you get to let loose and meet fellow peers, there
is something for everyone! First Flight is mandatory for all new freshmen and new
Transfer Student Events
Come visit UNT for one of our special events for transfer students. You'll tour the campus, learn more about transfer admissions and financial aid,
meet student service groups, have your transcripts unofficially evaluated and more.
UNT Premiere Weekend
UNT Premiere Weekend is a chance for incoming freshmen to get an insider's view of college life on campus
and in Denton. Hands-on activities will expose you to new areas of UNT's campus while
also providing opportunities to meet other new students in small group settings.
If you haven't visited UNT yet, now's the perfect time to take a student-led tour
of our beautiful campus. Let UNT's knowledgeable Eagle Ambassadors show you around
campus, then take an individualized tour of one of our colleges or schools.
UNT requires all new students to take the Texas Success Initiative (TSI) Assessment
before registering for classes, unless they qualify for an exemption. This assessment
measures college-level readiness in reading, mathematics and writing. The TSI Assessment
is not used in admissions decisions at UNT, but is necessary for adequate preregistration
advising. For more information on the TSI Assessment, please visit UNT Learning Center's TSI web page or call at 940-369-7006.
Need help finding housing or roommates? The International Welcome Center can assist international students in finding housing and roommates for living both
on- and off-campus.
Meet UNT's Health and Immunization Requirements
All new students, including transfer students, under the age of 22 years old must
show an immunization record with proof of receiving a recent bacterial meningitis
vaccination dose or booster, unless an exemption is sought and granted.
Also, incoming international students may be required to have a recent tuberculosis