Undergraduate Advising

Office of Student Advising College of Arts and Sciences UNT

Mission of the Office of Student Advising: The office mission is to advise, teach, assist and empower students to define, clarify and achieve academic and personal goals through professional, caring service.

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Important Academic Dates

Important Class Dates | Registration Dates | Walk-In Advising Dates/Times| Grad. Students

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Call (940) 565-2051 to set up your academic advising appointment today.

REMINDER: All first-time-in-college students as well as students who are on academic alert or probation are required to come in for advising prior to registration.

Fall 2015 Important Deadlines

Deadline Regular Academic Session 8W1 8W2
Classes Begin. Aug 24 Aug 24 Oct 19
Census. Sept 5 Aug 27 Oct 22
Labor Day (no classes; university closed). Sept 7 Sept 7 Sept 7
Beginning this date a student who wishes to drop a course must first receive written consent of the instructor. Sept 8 Aug 28 Oct 23

Last day for student to receive automatic grade of W for nonattendance.

Last day for change in pass/no pass status.

Last day to drop a course or withdraw from the semester with a grade of W for courses that the student is not passing. After this date, a grade of WF may be recorded.

Oct 2 Sept 11 Nov 6
Beginning this date instructors may drop students with a grade of WF for nonattendance. Oct 3 Sept 12 Nov 7

Last day to drop with either W or WF.

Last day for a student to drop a course with consent of the instructor.

Nov 2 Sept 25 Nov 20
Beginning this date, a student who qualifies may request an Incomplete, with a grade of I. Nov 9 Sept 28 Nov 23

Last day to withdraw (drop all classes).

Last day for an instructor to drop a student with a grade of WF for nonattendance.

Nov 20 Oct 2 Nov 30

Thanksgiving Break (no classes, university closed).

Nov 26-29 Nov 26-29 Nov 26-29

Last Class Day.

Dec 3 Oct 15 Dec 10
Reading Day (no classes). Dec 4 N/A N/A
Final Exams. Dec 5 - 11 Oct 16 Dec 11
End of term. Dec 11 Dec 11 Dec 11


Registration Period Who is Eligible | Dates Payment Deadline
Continuing students (enrolled Spring, Summer, and/or Fall 2015). 5:00 p.m. January 7 for registration as of 4:30 p.m., January 7
Honors College 7:00 a.m., October 9 - 4:30 p.m., January 7
Graduate Students 7:00 a.m., October 9 - 4:30 p.m., January 7 (for Regular and 8W1 session graduate courses)
Seniors 7:00 a.m., October 12 - 4:30 p.m., January 7
Juniors 7:00 a.m., October 19 - 4:30 p.m., January 7
Graduate Students 7:00 a.m., October 19 - 4:30 p.m., January 7 (for undergraduate courses)
Sophomores 7:00 a.m., October 26 - 4:30 p.m., January 7
Freshmen 7:00 a.m., November 2 - 4:30 p.m., January 7
ALL eligible students January 8 - January 14, 5:30 p.m. 6:00 p.m. January 14 for registration as of 5:30 p.m. January 14
Graduate Students October 9 - 11:30 a.m., March 18 (for 8W2 session graduate courses) 12:00 p.m. March 18 for registration as of 11:30 a.m. March 18

Late Registration

Students who have not registered.

7:00 a.m., January 15 - 5:30 p.m., January 20

A $50 late fee is charged.

Same day of registration by 6:00 p.m.

Students who have registered and completed fee payment.

7:00 a.m., January 15 - 4:30 p.m., January 22

Last day to add a Spring class is January 22 at 4:30 p.m.

5:00 p.m., January 22

                                   Advising Walk-In Days

Walk-In Date Time Reserved For
Walk-In Wednesdays  each week beginning Sept 30 through November 18 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. ALL
Monday October 12th 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m SENIORS
Monday October 19th 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m JUNIORS
Monday October 26th 8:30 a.m.- 4:30 p.m. SOPHOMORES
Monday November 2nd 8:30 a.m.- 4:30 p.m. FRESHMAN

Graduadate Student Support Grants

Travel Support Grants of up to $500 are available for academically successful graduate students to assist in conducting or presenting research.  Travel must occur during the term the grant is awarded.  Student’s overall GPA must be 3.5 or above and have completed 18 hours at UNT to apply.  Preference will be given to students who have not received a previous award.  Only one award per student per academic year (September 1 – August 31).   The deadline to apply for Fall 2015 has passed check back for the Spring 2016 application in January.