Each year the following Presidential Awards are presented:
Wings of Eagles Presidential Award
Awarded to an alumnus or friend who embodies what UNT represents: engagement, generosity and affinity. This is the most prestigious award presented by the president to someone who has made a transformative impact on the university.
Presidential Excellence Award
UNT’s most prestigious and coveted honor given to current faculty, staff or students. This award, presented by the president, honors individuals for significant and superb accomplishments that have been recognized nationally. Each year one award is presented to a faculty or staff member and one award is presented to a student or group of students.