StudentsReview :: The University of North Texas - Comments and Student Experiences
Search for Schools by Region

or within distance of city

Similar Schools
Southwest Texas State University -- San Marcos, TX
Texas A&M University at College Station -- College Station, TX
University of Texas -- Austin, TX

  Who's got the Best?

Perceptual Rankings:
You Make 'Em.
We Post 'Em.
You Vote 'Em Up.
You Vote 'Em Down.
Aww yeah.

The University of North Texas

There are 95 Comments


Sort By: [Date] [Major] [Rating]

Select Comments:

Positive Negative Neutral Advice
I enjoyed the townQuite BrightAccounting
I enjoyed the town of Denton. I was into music and Denton is great for jazz as well as indie rock. Several great bands would play in Denton.
4th Year Female -- Class 2000
Education Quality: A+, Campus Maintenance: C+
Rate this comment:
Useless (1) (2) (3) (4) (5) Helpful
I attended UNT for 1 semester, and IQuite BrightBiology
I attended UNT for 1 semester, and I have to say, it was the worst semester of my life. My roomate,and most people I met were sheltered suburban kids who really didn't know anything about anything. There is no balance of people; either they are isolated suburban white kids, isolated suburban black kids, people who don't want to be accepted by society (i.e., so-called Goths), or superlative underachievers. I come from a small town, and wanted a well rounded college experience. UNT is like a high school with 30,000 people. If you want to be around mature people with some idea of what's going on in the world, don't waste your time at the University of North Texas. The biology program is an afterthought; everything is an afterthought to the music program. Classes are either taught by mediocre professors, or teaching assistants who have no idea how to speak the English language. This school blows up its image like its really good. It's not, at least at the undergraduate,non-music major level.
1st Year Female -- Class 2007
Faculty Accessibility: A+, Scholastic Success: F
Rate this comment:
Useless (1) (2) (3) (4) (5) Helpful
The educational value was not worth my timeQuite BrightEducation
The educational value was not worth my time or money. This is a commuter school, and UNT refuses to acknowledge that. They charge outrageous prices for parking permits, make the students park the furthest away from campus and give parking tickets for EVERYTHING! Getting a simple question answered over the phone is near impossible. You will always get the standard answer of "you need to make an appointment for that". Why does it take 8 weeks to get a degree plan put together? Each department keeps to itself. The advisor for my college (Education) didn't know that a course number had changed and made me get written verification from my professor (which took several days) before they would give me creit. Shouldn't the advisor know a course number changed? They are also famous for dropping students from a class and not telling them.
4th Year Male -- Class 2004
Innovation: A-, Individual Value: F
Rate this comment:
Useless (1) (2) (3) (4) (5) Helpful
Compare UNTSave UNT

StudentsReview Advice!

• What is a good school?
• Statistical Significance
• How to choose a Major
• How to choose your Career
• What you make of it?
• How Ivy League Admissions works
• On the Student/Faculty Ratio

• FAFSA: Who is a Parent?
• FAFSA: Parent Contribution
• FAFSA: Dream out of reach

• College Financial Planning
• Survive College and Graduate
• Sniffing Out Commuter Schools
• Preparing for College: A HS Roadmap
• Talking to Your Parents about College.
• Is a top college worth it?
• Why is college hard?
• Why Kids Aren't Happy in Traditional Schools
• Essential College Tips
Ah, college. Considered by many to be the time of a young person's lif... more→
• Cost of College Increasing Faster Than Inflation
According to NPR, the cost of college... more→
• For parents filling out the FAFSA and PROFILE (from a veteran paper slinger)
Just so you know, filling out these forms is a lot more than penciling... more→
• How to choose the right college?
My name is Esteban Correa. I am currently a second year INTERNATIONAL ... more→
• Create The Right Career Habits Now
Getting ahead in your career can be easier if you make the choice to b... more→

• Senior Year (Tips and experience)
It's the end of junior year and everyone is anticipating the arrival o... more→
• Informational Overload! What Should I Look For in a College or University?
We are in an instant information age, where you can find almost anythi... more→
• Personality Type and College Choice
Personality type is something very important to consider when deciding... more→
• A Free Application is a Good Application
As a senior finishing her scholastic year, I feel that it is my duty ... more→

• College Academic Survival Guide
The leap from high school to college academics is not an insignificant... more→
• Getting Involved: The Key to College Happiness
As a tour guide, the absolute, most frequently asked question I got wa... more→
• Choose a Path, Not a Major
Unless you're one of the fortunate souls who's already found their cal... more→
• The Scoop on State Schools
A recent college graduate, I vividly remember touring campuses as a p... more→

• The Purpose of a Higher Education
You are one of the millions of people this year applying for admission... more→
• The Importance of Choosing the Right College Major (2012)
One of the most important academic choices you'll make while in colleg... more→
• How to choose a college major
I was not sure what college major to choose. When you are in your late... more→
• How to guarantee your acceptance to many colleges
Are your grades are not what you think they should be from high school... more→

• Nailing the College Application Process
College applications seem to always be put on top of students procrast... more→
• What to do for a Successful Interview
Interviews seem to become more commonplace in every facet of life as o... more→
• I Don't Know Where to Start (General College Advice)
Preparing for college is a difficult time for every student and it?s o... more→
• Attitude and Dress Code for an Interview (General College Advice)
An interview is something we all have to go through when we get a job... more→

• Starting College (General College Advice)
College is a huge milestone in your life. You?ve seen the castle like ... more→
• Boston Apartment lease: Watch out!

Are you a student and about to sign the very first lease in your li... more→

• What college is right for you?
When thinking about their choices for colleges, many students and pare... more→