The five-year-old project is coming to its final stages, and was funded by a grant from the National Science Foundation in 2012.
UNT computer science professor Ryan Garlick was a member of the code team for the History Channel series.
The facility will feature a 1,500-seat multipurpose performance hall, rehearsal space, black box theater, and art gallery.
This spring, the UNIBEES app will launch at TCU, UNT, and SMU. By next fall, it's planning to be in more than 100 universities nationwide.
Fort Worth's new medical school will place emphasis on patients and business while a new program from Texas A&M will combine engineering and health care.