Early College High School students find success at UNT

As an Early College High School (ECHS) student, you have many options before you. As the largest, most comprehensive university in the Dallas-Fort Worth area, University of North Texas offers the programs you need to complete your college educaton and achieve career success. We offer 98 bachelor’s, 82 master’s and 36 doctoral degree programs, many of them nationally recognized.

Higher education is much more than just classroom study. It’s the kind of real-world experience that makes you more attractive to potential employers. At UNT you will learn in all kinds of environments and participate in the process of discovery. And we offer thousands of classes every semester that you can choose from.

UNT has 12 colleges and schools, containing programs that are nationally ranked and recognized. UNT’s outstanding faculty are friendly, personable, helpful and widely recognized in their fields of study. We have 61 research and service centers and our interdisciplinary research clusters provide hands-on experience alongside professors and graduate students.

UNT offers a green light to greatness for 36,000 students. Plus, UNT is one of the nation’s most diverse universities with 6,800 Hispanic students and 4,800 African American students.

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Admissions

We understand that as an ECHS student, you are not the same as most incoming freshmen, so it makes sense that your admissions process should be a little different too. UNT has a dedicated admissions counselor who is available to answer your questions about the admissions process and we take your college experience into account during our review process.

UNT has a dedicated admissions counselor for ECHS students, who can help you with planning, transferring your credits, and admissions.

Learn more about the admissions process for ECHS students.

Cost

Named one of America’s Best College Buys® for 19 consecutive years, UNT offers you the traditional college experience at an affordable cost.

UNT awards $320 million in financial aid annually, including more than $36 million in scholarships. About 72% of UNT students receive financial aid and scholarships.

As an ECHS student, you may qualify for UNT's Greater Texas Foundation Scholars program, specifically for ECHS students, which provides financial, academic and social support.

Find out more about GTF scholars and how you can afford UNT.

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Student Life

UNT has 14 residence halls, each with its own personality. Dorm life allows you to hang out with other students, eat at 5 different dining halls or roll out of bed 10 minutes before class if you like.

You will get the most out of college by getting involved, and at UNT there are many opportunities to do just that. You can find your niche with others who share your passions or interests because we offer 400 student organizations.

Get more info about how you can fit in.

Student Services

UNT provides a wide range of resources to help you to learn what you need to succeed in the classroom and in life.

We have free tutors and workshops on a variety of topics to help you academically. We provide counseling for many areas of your life, including academic, relational, emotional and financial.

UNT has five libraries, including a collection of rare books, and 13 general-access computer labs.

UNT’s Career Center has resources to help you start your career.

Learn more about the ways UNT can help you succeed.

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