Public University

35,694 students

The University of North Texas, a public university located in Denton, has 35,694 students enrolled. 12,887 prospective students applied in 2011. 9,683 (75 percent) of those students were admitted and 3,908 (40 percent) enrolled in classes. It cost $7,989 in 2011 for in-state students, compared to $15,501 for out-of-state students.

For students admitted in 2011, SAT scores ranged from 480 to 600 on critical reading and 500 to 610 on math.

The University of North Texas is represented by Congressional District 26, Myra Crownover in Texas House District 64, and Craig L. Estes in Texas Senate District 30

P.O. Box 311277
Denton, Texas 76203
(940) 565-2000

Admissions

Number of students who applied, were admitted and enrolled
Year Applicants Admitted Enrolled
1998 5,827 4,915 (84.3%) 2,591 (52.7%)
1999 7,511 6,240 (83.1%) 2,886 (46.2%)
2000 7,601 6,152 (80.9%) 2,969 (48.3%)
2001 7,615 6,024 (79.1%) 2,907 (48.3%)
2002 8,076 6,196 (76.7%) 3,029 (48.9%)
2003 9,117 7,149 (78.4%) 3,440 (48.1%)
2004 9,488 7,549 (79.6%) 3,356 (44.5%)
2005 10,613 8,186 (77.1%) 3,643 (44.5%)
2006 11,757 11,757 (100.0%) 3,696 (31.4%)
2007 11,448 11,448 (100.0%) 3,570 (31.2%)
2008 11,950 8,794 (73.6%) 3,544 (40.3%)
2009 11,732 8,632 (73.6%) 3,363 (39.0%)
2010 11,477 8,669 (75.5%) 3,578 (41.3%)
2011 12,887 9,683 (75.1%) 3,908 (40.4%)
19981999200020012002200320042005200620072008200920102011
Applicants 5,8277,5117,6017,6158,0769,1179,48810,61311,75711,44811,95011,73211,47712,887
Admitted
(% of Applicants)
4,915 (84.3%)6,240 (83.1%)6,152 (80.9%)6,024 (79.1%)6,196 (76.7%)7,149 (78.4%)7,549 (79.6%)8,186 (77.1%)11,757 (100.0%)11,448 (100.0%)8,794 (73.6%)8,632 (73.6%)8,669 (75.5%)9,683 (75.1%)
Enrolled
(% of Admitted)
2,591 (52.7%)2,886 (46.2%)2,969 (48.3%)2,907 (48.3%)3,029 (48.9%)3,440 (48.1%)3,356 (44.5%)3,643 (44.5%)3,696 (31.4%)3,570 (31.2%)3,544 (40.3%)3,363 (39.0%)3,578 (41.3%)3,908 (40.4%)
Applicants, admitted and enrolled students by year

Students

Test Scores

Average SAT scores by section for enrolling students (writing section not introduced until 2006 and still not reported by some institutions)
Year Scores (25th percentile - 75th percentile)
Critical Reading Math Writing
Fall 2001 480 - 600 480 - 610 N/A
Fall 2002 480 - 600 480 - 600 N/A
Fall 2003 490 - 600 490 - 600 N/A
Fall 2004 500 - 610 500 - 610 N/A
Fall 2005 490 - 600 500 - 610 N/A
Fall 2006 500 - 610 510 - 620 N/A
Fall 2007 490 - 600 500 - 600 N/A
Fall 2008 490 - 600 500 - 610 460 - 570
Fall 2009 480 - 590 490 - 600 N/A
Fall 2010 480 - 600 500 - 610 N/A
Fall 2011 480 - 600 500 - 610 N/A
20012002200320042005200620072008200920102011
Critical Reading 480 - 600480 - 600490 - 600500 - 610490 - 600500 - 610490 - 600490 - 600480 - 590480 - 600480 - 600
Math 480 - 610480 - 600490 - 600500 - 610500 - 610510 - 620500 - 600500 - 610490 - 600500 - 610500 - 610
Writing N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A460 - 570N/AN/AN/A
Critical reading, math and writing SAT scores of the 25th–75th percentile by year
(writing section not introduced until 2006 and still not reported by some institutions)

Sections

Enrollment

Number of students enrolled
1993199419951996199719981999200020012002200320042005200620072008200920102011
Total 25,75925,60525,11424,95725,01325,51426,49327,05427,85830,18331,06531,15531,94733,44334,15334,69834,78136,06735,694

Demographics

Percent of student body by ethnicity
(Reporting criteria changed over reporting period. Specifically, prior to 2011, Pacific Islander was bundled with Asian; Multiracial was introduced in 2010; and Unknown was introduced in 2010.)
1993199419951996199719981999200020012002200320042005200620072008200920102011
White 81.3%80.4%79.1%78.2%77.7%76.5%74.5%70.3%70.1%69.1%68.4%67.9%67.1%66.1%64.9%63.7%63.6%60.5%58.1%
Black 6.2%6.2%6.7%7.0%7.5%8.0%8.6%9.3%9.2%10.1%10.3%10.7%11.3%11.9%12.6%12.8%12.2%11.5%12.0%
Hispanic 5.2%5.7%6.2%6.6%6.6%6.9%7.6%7.8%8.2%8.8%9.1%9.6%10.2%10.8%11.2%12.0%12.1%14.0%15.5%
Asian 2.2%2.6%2.9%3.1%3.2%3.4%3.8%3.9%4.0%4.1%4.3%4.1%4.4%4.6%4.8%5.2%5.6%5.2%5.2%
Pacific Islander *****************0.1%0.1%
Native 0.5%0.7%0.7%0.8%0.8%0.8%0.8%0.8%0.8%0.9%0.8%0.8%0.8%0.8%0.8%0.7%0.7%0.6%0.6%
Multiracial *****************1.8%2.2%
International 4.6%4.4%4.3%4.3%4.3%4.3%4.7%5.1%5.3%5.2%5.0%5.1%4.5%4.4%4.5%4.6%4.9%4.8%5.0%
Unknown *******2.8%2.4%1.9%2.0%1.7%1.7%1.4%1.1%1.0%0.9%1.4%1.2%
Student body breakdown by ethnicity and total enrollment

Race / Ethnicity

Price Trends

Average total cost for in-state and out-of-state students by year
Year In-State Costs Out-Of-State Costs Books & Supplies Room & Board
2000 $2,950 $9,200 $600 $4,200
2001 $3,050 $9,250 $1,000 $4,417
2002 $3,400 $9,700 $1,000 $4,600
2003 $4,150 $11,050 $1,010 $4,900
2004 $5,500 $12,700 $1,030 $5,100
2005 $4,723 $11,347 $1,030 $5,350
2006 $4,968 $11,568 $1,080 $5,610
2007 $5,972 $12,644 $1,210 $5,940
2008 $6,467 $13,211 $1,210 $6,026
2009 $7,001 $13,649 $1,250 $6,534
2010 $7,306 $14,746 $1,050 $6,716
2011 $7,989 $15,501 $1,050 $6,892
200020012002200320042005200620072008200920102011
In-State Tuition $2,950 $3,050 $3,400 $4,150 $5,500 $4,723 $4,968 $5,972 $6,467 $7,001 $7,306 $7,989
Out-Of-State Tuition $9,200 $9,250 $9,700 $11,050 $12,700 $11,347 $11,568 $12,644 $13,211 $13,649 $14,746 $15,501
Books & Supplies $600 $1,000 $1,000 $1,010 $1,030 $1,030 $1,080 $1,210 $1,210 $1,250 $1,050 $1,050
Room & Board $4,200 $4,417 $4,600 $4,900 $5,100 $5,350 $5,610 $5,940 $6,026 $6,534 $6,716 $6,892
Total costs for in-state and out-of-state students by year

Total Costs

Tuition and Fees for in-state and out-of-state students by year

Tuition

Graduation Rates

Percent of first-time, full-time students who graduated in four, five or six years
Graduation Rates (Bachelor's Degree)
Year 4-Year 5-Year 6-Year
FY 1999 11.30% 34.10% 48.70%
FY 2000 13.40% 35.60% 46.60%
FY 2001 14.80% 36.90% 47.50%
FY 2002 16.20% 37.30% 48.50%
FY 2003 17.20% 38.30% 47.20%
FY 2004 20.30% 42.00% 48.30%
FY 2005 19.40% 44.80% 52.90%
FY 2006 20.40% 43.60% 54.50%
FY 2007 21.70% 44.00% 54.30%
FY 2008 21.70% 46.30% 53.30%
FY 2009 24.30% 47.30% 56.00%
FY 2010 24.70% 49.50% 57.40%
2011 None% None% 58.70%
1999200020012002200320042005200620072008200920102011
4-Year 11.30%13.40%14.80%16.20%17.20%20.30%19.40%20.40%21.70%21.70%24.30%24.70%N/A
5-Year 34.10%35.60%36.90%37.30%38.30%42.00%44.80%43.60%44.00%46.30%47.30%49.50%N/A
6-Year 48.70%46.60%47.50%48.50%47.20%48.30%52.90%54.50%54.30%53.30%56.00%57.40%58.70%
Percent of first-time, full-time students who graduated in four, five or six years

Graduations