North Texas Football

1301 S. Bonnie Brae St. • Denton, TX 76207
Office 940-565-3653 • Fax 940-565-3470
Email: untwalkon@unt.edu

FOOTBALL WALK-ON POLICY

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.

Procedure

  • Tryout Routing Form and Tryout Consent Form can be picked up in the Football Office in the Athletic Center beginning Thursday, January 11, 2018, from 10 am - 4 pm.
  • Fill out UNT Questionnaire in football office. 
  • Forms will also be online at: www.meangreensports.com. SPORTS - Football. LINKS-Walk-Ons 
  • Return Completed Tryout Routing Form by 4 PM on Tuesday, January 23 to the front desk in the Football Office (MUST BE TURNED IN BY THEN TO TRYOUT....NO EXCEPTIONS). 
  • Tryout will be held on Wednesday, January 31 at 8:30 AM 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.
  • ALL PRACTICES, MEETINGS, LIFTING WILL BE IN MORNINGS. DO NOT ENROLL IN A CLASS THAT BEGINS BEFORE 1 PM. Spring Practices will be M/W/F/S
  • Participation in the tryout does not guarantee you a roster spot.

Notification

  • Candidates will be notified on Monday, January 29, 2018 by email or text if they meet requirements to participate in the tryout.
  • Candidates selected to join the team will be notified on Friday, February 2, 2018.
  • HUDL highlights (email to: untwalkon@unt.edu).

Recommended

  • You must be accepted and enrolled at the University of North Texas.
  • Letter of recommendation from your previous coach or high school Head Coach (email: untwalkon@unt.edu).
  • HUDL highlights (email to: untwalkon@unt.edu).

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.

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)
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