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Mean Green Fling

Get a piece of the pieAugust 27, 2013

The University of North Texas invites you to participate in the 15th Annual Mean Green Fling! Mean Green Fling is the event that kicks off the start of the school year! This back-to-school event will take place from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m., Tuesday, August 27, 2013,  at The Hill at Apogee (near Victory Hall and Apogee Stadium). More than 36,000 students are invited to attend Mean Green Fling, which will take place immediately following New Student Convocation. In addition, more than 350 student organizations will be invited to participate, along with university departments.

For the past few years, attendance has reached about 8,000 students, parents, faculty, and staff! This welcome-back event will feature free food, giveaways, live entertainment, and other activities, making it a highly attractive event for students.

PARKING AND DIRECTIONS

Parking is limited, however there are parking lots available on Bonnie Brae (dirt lot), the D Parking lot at the Athletic Center and G parking lots at Mean Green Village and Fouts Field. Be conscious of where you park your vehicle since parking is strictly enforced. Check the UNT Transportation website (http://www.unt.edu/transit/maps.html) for more information on and follow the rules accordingly.

The event will be taking place in the Reserved Game Day parking lot right behind Victory Hall. In order to get you near the site, please use the Victory Hall address provided below.

  • Victory Hall:
  • Google Maps: 1379 S. Bonnie Brae St., Denton, TX 76207
  • Event Location: The Hill at Apogee Stadium (near Apogee Stadium and Victory Hall)

UNT Student Organizations and Campus Departments

UNT students make sure you come out to Mean Green Fling for your chance to win various prizes, including an iPad Mini!!!

Student Activities will be posting ways to win our prizes through our Twitter account.  Start following our Twitter page now!!

Twitter - @UNTActivities

Volunteer Opportunity

If you are looking for a way to get involved at Mean Green Fling, please click here to sign up to be a volunteer.

Please sign up by August 16th! We truly appreciate all of your assistance and support!

Sponsors

Thank you to all of our sponsors that will be participating at Mean Green Fling 2013!

Sponsorship Frequently Asked Questions

What is Mean Green Fling?

Mean Green Fling is the event that kicks off the start of the school year at UNT! It is an opportunity for student organizations, campus departments and local vendors to showcase what they have to offer to new and returning students.

Why should our business sponsor Mean Green Fling?

In both 2011 and 2012, Mean Green Fling attendance reached about 8,000 students, parents, faculty, and staff! It is the largest event that UNT hosts annually, and is one of the best opportunities to showcase your business to the UNT community, on the UNT campus.

How can my business participate?

There are a number of different sponsorship levels in which you can be involved in becoming a sponsor of Mean Green Fling. Please see the sponsorship information to decide at which level you would like to sponsor Mean Green Fling. In order to participate, vendors must sign up and pay by July 15, 2013.

Can my business do an in-kind donation?

If you have other ways in which you would like to contribute, aside from those listed in the materials, please let us know. Partnership is limited only by imagination! Yes, we accept in-kind donations on a case by case basis. If this is something that you are interested in doing, please contact us at student.activities@unt.edu. In-kind donations, as approved by Student Activities, must be delivered by August 16.

How can I pay?

We will accept cash, check, money order, or credit card. Please make checks and money orders to "UNT Student Activities."

Payment made by check, cash, or money order may be (1) hand-delivered to the Student Activities Center in Union 320, or (2) mailed to: UNT Student Activities, 1155 Union Circle #305069, Denton, TX 76203-5017. Credit card payments may be done via the registration form or over the phone by contacting Claire at 940-565-3807. NOTE: In order to complete registration, payment should be postmarked by or hand-delivered by July 15. Payment not received by the deadline may prevent the vendor in participation in Mean Green Fling.

What if I have additional questions?

If you still have questions, you may contact Student Activities via phone at 940-565-3807 or email at student.activities@unt.edu. We are open Monday through Friday, 8am-5pm.

Are there any other opportunities to sponsor large Student Activities Center events?

Yes! We plan some of the largest events on campus and reach almost 40,000 students, faculty, and staff each year. Check back this summer for more details.

Student Activities Would Like to Thank Our 2013 Sponsors!

$3,000 Sponsors

Dallas Stars Target

19 Twenty Apartments

$1500 Sponsors

Charter Wells Fargo Forum at Denton Station

$1000 Sponsors

Barnes and Noble UNT Verizon FiOS Cross Timbers Community Church

$500 Sponsors

Max Tan Toni & Guy Palio's Pizza Cafe