Welcome to UNT Policy Office!


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. 

Latest policy updates

September 15, 2016

Interagency Contracts
The policy content regarding signature authority and responsibility for contracts is duplicative of language addressed by Regents Rule 03.900. Remaining content is strictly procedural and these procedures are sufficiently outlined in BSC’s Procurement Guide, sections 1.3 and 1.7. Effective 09/15/2016.

September 15, 2016

Interagency Payments
The contents of this policy are strictly procedural. They describe the normal procurement process that is sufficiently addressed in the BSC’s Procurement Guide, sections 1.3 and 1.7. Effective 09/15/2016.

September 07, 2016

Registration Payment Authorizations
This policy contains strictly procedural information on what steps should be taken by a department to process a departmental scholarship. Effective 09/07/2016.


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.