Student organizations at UNT at Frisco seek to support students through co-curricular development, leadership development opportunities, and giving students a voice to impact and make changes to their campus. All students are invited to join or start an organization of their own!
To start a student organization, or for information on starting one, contact Marlena.Jordan@unt.edu .
Student organizations are a stepping stone to becoming a leader of tomorrow. Some key features of student organizations at UNT at Frisco are:
All student organizations at UNT at Frisco must consist of a President or equivalent, and a secondary leadership role. However, many organizations have several leadership roles focusing on recruiting, marketing, event planning, and other areas of expertise. Student organizations are a great way for students to build transferrable skills tailored to their needs that give them the cutting edge when applying for jobs after graduation. If you are interested in assuming or creating a leadership role, talk to the existing leaders of your organization as well as the Student Services Coordinator.
Technology Integration and Accessibility
Student organizations at UNT at Frisco are managed through Canvas in order to streamline important communications for students. Students receive notifications about their organizations in the same platform that your instructors use to communicate with you and integrates organization meetings into your academic calendar as well. Student leaders can easily manage messaging, membership management, and more! In addition, all student organization meetings are offered via Zoom to offer students
Available spaces and resources
When available, student organizations can rent classroom and conference spaces for their organizations to host meetings and events, as well as borrow laptops and adapters for presentations and using Zoom. Student organizations can begin the room reservation process by emailing Danielle.Freehling@unt.edu to request the room reservation form. Students will receive a confirmation email to verify all reservations. All other equipment can be checked out at the front desk.
Additionally, student organizations can request funds from the Student Services department to help fund events, giveaways, food, and other initiatives to help your student organization succeed!
Student organizations hosted on Denton campus
All Frisco students additionally have access to all student organizations hosted on the main Denton campus. We are constantly working with Student Activities to bring more student organization opportunities to the Frisco campus, and to make sure Frisco students can access meeting spaces and other resources located in Denton. For more information regarding student organizations on the main Denton campus, visit this link: https://studentaffairs.unt.edu/student-activities-center/programs-and-services/student-organizations