Welcome to the University Policy Office (UPO). The University Policy Office, in collaboration with policy owners, develops, oversees and maintains the University’s policy process; facilitates the development, review, approval, and maintenance of University-wide policies by partnering with policy owners to create, revise, and distribute University-wide policies; and acts as the official repository and point-of-contact regarding University-wide policies.

Please familiarize yourself with the policies of the University of North Texas. The contact persons identified on the policy description page should be the first contact point for any questions you may have. For questions about the policy development and approval process, please contact the University Policy Office at (940) 565-4535.

The official policies and procedures of the University of North Texas (UNT) are intended to provide general information.  UNT reserves the right to make changes at any time to reflect current board policies, administrative regulations and procedures and amendments required by state and federal law.  Information provided is subject to change without notice and does not constitute a contract between UNT and its faculty and staff. 

Policy updates

January 22, 2020
Department Holder & Project Holder Responsibility

Revision
The policy was revised to align policy with Budget practice and to reflect new terminology resulting from an upgrade in the Financial System and Chart of Accounts.

January 13, 2020
Student Immunization and Screening/Testing

Revision
The policy revision included adding a definition for Bacterial Meningitis, as well as clarifying additional policy language.

January 01, 2020
Tobacco-Free Workplace

Deleted
The substantive content of the policy was incorporated into UNT Policy 04.011, Smoke and Tobacco-Free Workplace and Campus.

News

August 30, 2016

In order to streamline access to the UNT policies, University Policy Office has developed a new numbering system. This system mirrors the one currently used for the Regents Rules.