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1901 Main Street

Status Update - Nov. 9, 2021

  • Our canopy has LED lights now.
  • We have a new Welcome Center where the old ArtSpace used to be.
  • The campus banners look amazing!
  • We have some new wall wraps and photos!

Rebrand:  LED lights and welcome center

Rebrand:  New photos on every floor



Status Update - Aug. 3, 2021

The following are upcoming activities taking place at the UNT System building:

  • UNT System will host a “Welcome Back to School” event for Downtown Montessori at Ida B. Wells Academy students on Aug. 16 (the first day of school for Dallas ISD). UNT's Scrappy the Eagle and UNT Dallas' Blaze the Jaguar are both scheduled to make an appearance, as are members of the UNT Dance squad.  
  • Renovation of classroom areas and office spaces will be starting soon. Additional updates will be sent as we get closer to the start of construction. Please be aware that Conference Room 712B will be unavailable while these renovations are ongoing. 
  • Hoteling spaces at the UNT System building will be available for reservations via Outlook in the coming weeks. More information will be made available soon.
  • The UNT System building will close at 6 p.m. through Aug. 15.

Status Update - July 1, 2021


  • Furniture has been returned to their locations. Please do not move them.
  • We have made several updates to our building interior and exterior: Campus banners, wall wraps, window wraps and flags (facing Main St.).

Rebrand:  Wall wrap flags

  • The canopy restoration should be completed by end of July.

Canopy Banner

  • We are modernizing our elevator! The update should be completed by August 15. Meanwhile, take the "Stair Challenge" and count how many steps there are from the Lobby to the 7th floor! If you need the elevator, please visit our Security Desk for an escort on the freight elevator.

Please contact us at for further information.

Building Hours

Monday - Thursday 7 a.m. – 11:30 p.m. 6:30 a.m. – midnight
Friday 7 a.m. – 6 p.m. 6:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Saturday 8:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. 8 a.m. – 7 p.m.  
Sunday Closed Closed


There is street parking available in front of our building on Main Street. For City of Dallas street parking you will need to use the Park Mobile app (

The Elm Street Garage, located at 2000 Elm Street, has covered parking and includes a sky bridge connection (3rd floor of garage) to the UNT System building.

Map of UNT System location

Elm Street Garage daily parking information:

  • There are no in-and-out privileges when paying for daily parking;
  • The daily parking rate is presently $12;
  • Students may reduce their daily parking fee as follows:
    • Bring the ticket one receives upon entering the parking garage into the Lee F. Jackson Building and scan it at the security desk.
    • The scanner is programmed to reduce the parking rate to $6 for those who arrive before 4 p.m.
    • The scanner is programmed to reduce the parking rate to $4 for those who arrive after 4 p.m.
    • When you exit the parking garage, scan the ticket at the gate and pay the appropriate amount.
    • You must have your entry ticket to receive the discount.
  • Occasionally, special event parking can alter the cost of daily rate parking.

 Please note that rates are subject to change by the garage in the future.


1901 Main Street is four blocks south of the DART light rail St. Paul Station.

Building Policies

Safety Warnings

All students, employees, and visitors will follow directions as provided during any emergency, such as fire or severe weather. Alerts may be issued via the building’s public announcement system, emails, text messages, and voice mail.  Alternatively, if an alert occurs and no instructions are given, check posted instructions in all classrooms and office suites.

Access Policy

As a state institution, the UNT System Building is open to the members of the public who have business with the UNT System, UNT Dallas College of Law, or another tenant of the building. Visitors should check in with the Security Desk in the lobby on the first floor upon entering the building, where they will receive directions to the office or person they are seeking. Visitors will be provided directions or an escort and a visitor’s name badge as appropriate. Visitors may also be asked for proof of identity.

Alcohol usage

All events require proof of insurance and TABC license.

No Tobacco Policy

No tobacco products or e-cigarettes may be used or consumed inside the UNT System Building

Lost and Found

Items found in the building are held by the Security Desk, 214.571.9719.

All other System Policies.


Emergency Manual

Simplified floor plans of Egress and AED locations in development.

Continuity of Operations Plan

In development

Work Order Requests

Will be online soon.