UNT is ranked among the nation's 115 top-tier research universities, according to the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education™ released Monday (Feb. 1).
This achievement is commonly considered the most significant step in the evolution of a research university and marks a key milestone in UNT's commitment toward national prominence.
After a national search, Seth Littrell, former assistant head coach for offense and tight ends at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, was named the Mean Green's 19th head football coach Dec. 5.
As a student, Jeff Coffin (’90) practiced the saxophone from 8 to 12 hours a day. All the stamina and fundamentals he honed at UNT he still uses today, especially when he plays for three and a half hours a night -- and for some famously long improvisational numbers -- as a member of the Dave Matthews Band.