North Texas Football

1301 S. Bonnie Brae St. • Denton, TX 76207
Office 940-565-3653 • Fax 940-565-3470


The walk-on program at North Texas is an important component in the development of Mean Green football. There are procedures that must be followed to be considered to walk-on to the team.


  • Tryout Form and Medical Packet can be picked up in the Football Office in the Athletic Center beginning Sunday, August 21, 2016, after noon.
  • Fill out UNT Questionairre.
  • Return Medical Packet to Dustin Hill before 1 p.m. on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday.
  • Return completed Tryout Form by 1 p.m. on Thursday, August 25, 2016.
  • Tryout will be held on Monday, August 29, 2016, at 3 p.m. in Apogee Stadium.
  • Bring your own work-out gear (shorts, t-shirt, cleats).

General Information

  • Must have played high school football.
  • Must be currently enrolled in at least 12 hours at UNT (full-time student).
  • All candidates are subject to a full background check.
  • Class schedule must allow you to attend all practices, meetings, lifting (no class after 2 p.m. except Monday).
  • Completing this policy and the tryout does not guarantee you a roster spot.
  • Must have copy of Standard Physical performed within six months of the August 29, 2016, tryout as well as proof of health insurance.


  • Letter of recommendation from your previous coach or high school head coach (email to:
  • HUDL highlights (email to:

Current University of North Texas Students

  • Must be in good academic standing (2.25 GPA or above).
  • Must have at least two years of eligibility remaining.

Graduating High School Seniors

  • You must be accepted and enrolled at the University of North Texas.
  • Feel free to have your high school coach call Scotty Conley, director of high school relations, on your behalf at 940-565-3663.

Transfer Students

  • Must meet all NCAA transfer rules and regulations.
  • Our compliance office must have your official release from your previous school (if transferring from a four-year school).
  • Must be in good academic standing (2.25 GPA or above).


  • Candidates will be notified on Sunday, August 28, 2016, by email or phone if they meet requirements to participate in the tryout.
  • Candidates selected to join the team will be notified on Tuesday, August 30, 2016.
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