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Ensuring opportunities for all

Advancing Socioeconomic Mobility 2023


The Statler Hotel
1914 Commerce Street
Dallas, TX 75201

Join us for a two-day conference dedicated to the belief that EVERYONE can achieve, not only economic stability, but long-term economic mobility through both formal and non-formal education.

Hosted by the Center for Socioeconomic Mobility through Education at the University of North Texas at Dallas, this conference will bring together thought leaders from diverse backgrounds to speak about evidence-based and innovative approaches to address challenges students and community members face as they seek educational and career opportunities on the path towards upward mobility.

About UNT Dallas and the Center for Socioeconomic Mobility through Education

UNT Dallas serves the higher education needs of Dallas while also helping to drive the local economy. In addition to being the most affordable four-year institution in North Texas, UNT Dallas is a minority-serving institution, with a student body that is 85% minority and more than 70% first-generation students. UNT Dallas has been recognized as one of the top institutions for economic mobility.

The Center for Socioeconomic Mobility through Education (CSME) aligns its work to serve the UNT Dallas mission by partnering with others to accelerate socioeconomic mobility of individuals and communities through facilitating community-centered research, programs, and collective capacity-building.

Conference Partners

UNT Dallas is grateful for the collaborative partnership in planning this conference from its inception with High Steps, Economic Mobility Systems, and Allyn Media.