Graduate Catalog

2008-09 Academic Year


2008-2009 Graduate Catalog

Change of Catalog Information

This catalog is an official bulletin of the University of North Texas and is intended to provide general information. It contains policies, regulations, procedures and fees in effect as the publication went to press. UNT reserves the right to make changes at any time to reflect current board policies, administrative regulations and procedures, amendments by state law and fee changes. Information provided by this catalog is subject to change without notice and does not constitute a contract between the University of North Texas and a student, an applicant for admission, or other individual.

Students are responsible for observing the regulations contained herein; therefore, they are urged to read this catalog carefully. This catalog does not contain all university rules, regulations and policies for which a student is responsible. Students also should consult other publications, such as the Student Handbook, the Code of Student Conduct and Discipline, Parking Regulations, ABCs of Residence Hall Living (published online) and specific contracts. This catalog becomes effective on the first day of the fall term/semester, 2008.

Toulouse School of Graduate Studies Address

The mailing address for the University of North Texas Toulouse School of Graduate Studies is 1155 Union Circle #305459, Denton, TX 76203-5459; phone 940-565-2383. (See the Contacts at UNT section about contacting other offices.)

Withdrawal of Student for Cause

The university reserves the right to involuntarily withdraw a student in accordance with applicable policies and procedures at any time.

Number 108-3, July 2008

University of North Texas Bulletin (USPS 074-840) is published four times a year, once in the month of May, twice in the month of July and once in the month of September, by the University of North Texas, Division of University Relations, Communications and Marketing, Hurley Administration Building, 1155 Union Circle #311070, Denton, TX 76203-1070. Periodicals postage paid at Denton, TX. POSTMASTER: Send changes of address to University of North Texas Bulletin, Office of Admissions, 1155 Union Circle #311277, Denton, TX 76203-1277.

Non-Discrimination Policy

It is the policy of the University of North Texas not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, disabled veteran status or veterans of the Vietnam era status in its educational programs, activities, admissions or employment policies.

The university complies with federal and state equal opportunity laws and regulations, and through its diversity policy declares harassment, which is based on individual differences (including sexual orientation), to be inconsistent with the university's mission and educational goals.

Direct questions or concerns to the Equal Opportunity Office 940-565-2737, or the Dean of Students Office 940-565-2648. TDD access: 800-735-2989.

Online Catalog

This catalog may be viewed online ( For answers to questions or problems with the Internet access to this catalog, please contact the UNT Computing and Information Technology Center Help Desk at 940-565-2324.

Print Copies of This Catalog

Each enrolled student with a valid UNT ID is eligible to receive one catalog each year beginning July 1.

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