2019 McNair Conference: Updates & Announcements

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December 7, 2018:

The Toulouse Graduate School and the Office of Admissions  will host a UNT – Graduate Programs Spotlight on Friday, February 15, from 10:00 - 11:00 AM. During this session you will learn about the 88 master’s and 37 doctoral degrees at UNT, a Tier One research university. Location will be announced as we make room assignments for the conference.

December 6, 2018:

The University of North Texas Student Union is the venue for the 2019 McNair conference. This building is just two years old and provides wonderful spaces and amenities for conference attendees. The Union is centally located in the middle of the campus (see this map of campus). 

December 4, 2018:

Regular registration rates are now in effect. You can see these and late registration rates on the general information page.

November 21, 2018: Scholars Can Submit Abstracts

The page for scholars to submit their abstracts is now available: Submit Your Abstract for the McNair Conference. Final deadline for submission of abstracts is Friday, January 18, 2019. Scholars will complete the information requested on the form and use the Abstract textbox to insert their abstract. There is a maximum word count of 200 words for the entire abstract. We recommend that you draft your abstract in Word, then save as Plain Text, and copy and past the Plain Text version into the abstract textbox. 

November 2, 2018: Conference Registration Now Open

Go to the Registration Information page.

October 3, 2018: 21st Annual Texas National McNair Research Conference Dates

  • Dates for the 21st Texas National McNair Research Conference are February 15th - 17th, 2019.
    • Friday February 15th, all day and evening: Panel discussions, lunch, poster presentation, graduate school fair, opening dinner
    • Saturday February 16th, all day and evening: Oral presentations, breakfast, lunch, and celebration dinner
    • Sunday February 17th, morning: Farewell breakfast