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  • Bob Mong named UNT Dallas president

    2015 Bob Mong named UNT Dallas President

    UNT Dallas named former Editor in Chief of the Dallas Morning News Bob Mong President

  • UNTHSC and TCU to create MD school

    2015 UNTHSC and TCU to create MD school

    UNT Health Science Center announces memorandum of understanding to create a new MD school in Fort Worth in conjunction with Texas Christian University. The new school will accept its first class in 2018.

  • UNT Dallas College of Law

    2014 UNT Dallas College of Law first class

    UNT Dallas College of Law admits their first class consisting of 150 students

  • UNT System College of Pharmacy

    2014 College of Pharmacy program awarded Candidate Status

    The UNT System College of Pharmacy's Doctor  of  Pharmacy  program  is awarded Candidate Status by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE)

  • Dr. Neal Smatresk

    2013 UNT names Dr. Smatresk as President

    University of North Texas names Dr. Neal Smatresk President

  • UNT System College of Pharmacy

    2013 College of Pharmacy admits first class

    UNT System College of Pharmacy admits first class

  • UNT Dallas

    2013 UNT Dallas awarded accreditation

    Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) grants accreditation to UNT Dallas to award baccalaureate and master’s degrees

  • Dr. Michael Williams

    2013 UNTHSC names Dr. Williams as President

    Former UNTS Regent and UNTHSC alum Dr. Michael Williams named President of UNT Health Science Center

  • Governor Rick Perry

    2011 TX Gov Perry helps establish College of Pharmacy

    Texas Gov. Rick Perry signs HB 4 establishing the UNT System College of Pharmacy

  • UNT Dallas

    2010 UNT Dallas opens

    University of North Texas at Dallas officially opens as the third independent institution of higher education in the UNT System