Campus Services Virtual Open House, September 9 - September 23
Do you want to become more familiar with UNT? Would you like to learn about resources your community has to offer? If so, this event is for you! Virtual Open House will provide non-traditional students the opportunity to familiarize themselves with student services across campus and community partners. Non-traditional students will also have the chance to win a professional padfolio for participation (if eligible). The virtual event will be open for a 2-week period beginning September 9th. We will make the link available at that time. Stay tuned!
Virtual Family Fun Night (Coming Soon)
Looking for a fun activity for you and your family? Interested in connecting with other non-traditional students? Family Fun Night is full of games and prizes to create a relaxing atmosphere for students and their children to connect and build relationships. This event is open to faculty and staff who would like to include their children. We are working on a fun event or activity to do virtually. Details coming soon!
Nest Watchers is a service provided by OCSS in which interested UNT student-babysitters and student-parents are connected to negotiate babysitting arrangements if desired. Nest Watchers is not a direct babysitting service provided by UNT, and UNT is not responsible for any liability as a result of a an agreed upon babysitting or child care arrangement between participants of this matching service. For more information, including on how to sign up, visit Nestwatchers.unt.edu.
Coffee & Convos (Starting soon!)
Coffee & Convos is a program offered in the fall and spring semesters for non-traditional and graduate students. It gives them an opportunity to engage their professors in conversation outside of the classroom, with free coffee or a beverage for both! Students can connect with their professor informally to build relationships, network, and discuss career or research possibilities. For more information, including on how to sign up, visit the Coffee & Convos webpage.
If you are looking for off-campus housing, Off-Campus Student Services can assist you in getting the process started. Information can be provided on local apartments, apartment locators, and contact information for city utilities. Assistance in finding off-campus housing, roommates, or posting or taking a sublease can be found at our Off-Campus Housing Source website, offcampushousing.unt.edu
In times when negative rhetoric is in control, some good news can really turn your day around. Hosted by John Krasinski, Some Good News is an online platform that promotes only good news. You can subscribe to Some Good News on YouTube to receive notifications and add some good vibes to your daily routine!
UNT Online Community is here for you, no matter where you are this semester! On the UNT Online Community website, you can find videos, articles, and tips for adjusting to the new normal of virtual learning. Additionally, you can connect with others in the UNT Community.
Coloring is commonly used as an aid to meditation and as an advanced anti-stress therapy. Paint The World Super Coloring offers coloring pages for adults and children, as well as, crafts, drawing tutorials and puzzles to try at home!
The Public Broadcasting System (PBS): PBS Kids offers free educational online videos and games. They also offer free resources for parents through PBS Parents. You can access these on your laptop or through PBS apps.