University of North Texas Transfers: 2020 Requirements, Dates, GPAs & More

This is the complete guide for transferring to UNT. We suggest you read until the end - you can also use the below calculator to estimate your likelihood of being able to transfer to UNT.

What are your chances at UNT?

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    This free college chances tool calculates your acceptance chances at UNT or any other U.S. college

    Please note all chances are estimates based on test score and GPA averages.

    *or select a school above for a specific calculation

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    I get it - transferring colleges can be confusing, time-consuming and overwhelming. You are not alone. In fact, more than 700,000 students transfer colleges every year.

    At UNT, 13.21% of the entire student body are transfer students, so you won’t be alone.

    To read about regular admission requirements for University of North Texas, click here

    What are the transfer requirements for UNT?

    UNT requires a number of completed documents for consideration. The table below summarizes the most important pieces of information:

    Admission Item Required?
    High School Transcript Required of Some
    College Transcript Recommended of All
    Essay or Personal Statement Required of Some
    Interview Not Required
    Standardized Test Scores Required of Some
    Statement of Good Standing from Prior Institution Required of All

    In addition to the above requirements, UNT also requires a minimum number of credits completed to apply to be a transfer student.

    UNT requires a minimum of 30 credits.

    What are University of North Texas’s Transfer Deadlines?

    Many universities accept transfer applications during each semester. For this reason, we break down UNT transfer deadline by fall, winter, spring and summer.

    Closing Date Reported Deadline
    Fall Transfer Deadline August 1
    Winter Transfer Deadline
    Spring Transfer Deadline January 8
    Summer Transfer Deadline July 5

    Waiting until the last minute to finalize your application could result in a silly mistake.

    We recommend you complete your application at least 1 week before the required deadline.

    In fact, take a full 2 day break from looking at anything related to your application and then come back to look for errors. I bet you’ll find a few 😉

    When are decision dates for University of North Texas transfer applicants?

    If you applied to transfer to UNT on or before the reported deadlines then you should have your decision date by the notification dates in the below table.

    Deadline Notification Dates
    Fall Transfer Deadline rolling
    Winter Transfer Deadline
    Spring Transfer Deadline rolling
    Summer Transfer Deadline rolling

    Note this data is current as of 2019 and to the best of our knowledge this hasn’t changed.

    What is University of North Texas’s transfer acceptance rate?

    In 2019, UNT received 7179 transfer applicants.

    The school accepted 5802 students. Therefore, the transfer acceptance rate for UNT is 80.82%.

    This indicates how hard it is to transfer into UNT. You can use the free calculator below to predict your chances of getting accepted.

    What are your chances at UNT?

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    Please note all chances are estimates based on test score and GPA averages.

    *or select a school above for a specific calculation

    Need chances at another college?

    Additionally, of the 5802 accepted transfer students, 3892 students enrolled - that means the yield was 67.08%.

    UNT accepts 81 out of every 100 transfer applicants.

    How can you afford UNT

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    What are the University of North Texas transfer GPA requirements?

    UNT requires a minimum college GPA of 2.0 - this is on a 4.33 point scale.

    In addition, UNT requires a minimum high school GPA of 2.5.

    Will you enjoy transferring to UNT?

    There are a lot of reasons to transfer to UNT. Maybe your plan has always been to attend community college, and then move to a four year college to save money while completing your degree.

    Maybe you had a bad experience at your first school - don’t worry this is more common than you think.

    Or perhaps you’re drawn to Denton...

    Regardless of your reason for transferring, you’re already enrolled at another college or university so you know that the most important element in your college experience is the people and community

    Finding success at UNT is dependent on feeling comfortable - will you be able to find a place to find home and grow?

    These are the questions that numbers and data cannot answer, but CampusReel can.

    If you’re considering transferring to UNT then I highly recommend that you watch the school’s videos on CampusReel. These are real students with real stories.

    Final Verdict: How to transfer into UNT

    Let’s wrap up everything we’ve learned. If you still have questions about transferring, check out the UNT website for more info.
    UNT accepts 80.82% transfer applicants, which is competitive.

    To have a shot at transferring into UNT, you should have a current GPA of at least 3.46 - ideally you’re GPA will be around 3.6. In addition, you will need to submit standardized test scores.

    The below tables show the SAT and ACT breakdown of UNT students.

    25th Percentile 75th Percentile Average
    SAT Math 490 600 545
    SAT Reading 490 600 545
    2018 Total SAT Score 980 1200 1090
    25th Percentile 75th Percentile Average
    ACT Math 19 26 22
    ACT Reading 20 26 23
    2018 Total ACT Score 39 52 45

    University of North Texas’s average SAT score is 1090. To be a competitive applicant for University of North Texas your SAT score should come close to the average - for the ACT you should be aiming for the equivalent.

    What are your chances at UNT?

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    This free college chances tool calculates your acceptance chances at UNT or any other U.S. college

    Please note all chances are estimates based on test score and GPA averages.

    *or select a school above for a specific calculation

    Need chances at another college?

    If you’re considering transferring to UNT, you may also want to consider the schools:

    Transfering to University of New Mexico-Main Campus
    Transfering to Oklahoma State University-Main Campus
    Transfering to University of Oklahoma-Norman Campus
    Transfering to The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley
    Transfering to The University of Texas at Dallas