Tuition & Fees

$7,334

$22,493

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
2%
600-699
22%
500-599
55%
400-499
21%
700-800
2%
600-699
12%
500-599
60%
400-499
26%
700-800
1%
600-699
8%
500-599
38%
400-499
45%
300-399
8%
30-36
7%
24-29
25%
18-23
50%
12-17
18%
30-36
2%
24-29
30%
18-23
50%
12-17
18%
30-36
4%
24-29
32%
18-23
61%
12-17
3%
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undergraduateRatios

34%

male

66%

female

1

teacher

17

students

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Moderately Selective

83%

acceptance rate

Accepted 6,846
Declined + 1,324
Total Received 8,170
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Public

16,641

undergraduate students

3,465

graduate students

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Business Administration
  2. Nursing
  3. Kinesiology
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Codes

SAT 5913
ACT 3166

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Location

School Facts

The University of North Carolina at Greensboro is a public, coeducational, doctoral-granting, residential university chartered in 1891. Its 250-acre campus is located one mile from the center of Greensboro, NC.

Public/private Public
Campus Enrollment 20,106
Established in 1891
Coeducational Coeducational College, Became Coeducational College
Accredited by •  AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business)
•  ACEN (Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing)
•  ADiA (American Dietetic Association)
•  ALA (American Library Association)
•  APA (American Psychological Association)
•  ASHA (American Speech-Language-Hearing Association)
•  CAATE (Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education)
•  CACREP (Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs)
•  CCNE (Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education)
•  CEPH (Council on Education for Public Health)
•  CIDA (Council for Interior Design Accreditation)
•  CoA-NA (Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs)
•  CSWE (Council on Social Work Education)
•  NASD (National Association of Schools of Dance)
•  NASM (National Association of Schools of Music)
•  NASPAA (National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration)
•  NAST (National Association of Schools of Theatre)
•  NCATE (National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education)
•  NLN (National League for Nursing)
•  NRPA (National Recreation and Park Association)
•  SACS (Southern Assn. of Colleges and Schools)

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Greensboro, NC

250-acre campus in Greensboro (population: 290,222), 1-1/2 miles from downtown area. Served by air, bus, and train. Public transportation serves campus.

University of North Carolina at Greensboro
1400 Spring Garden Street
Greensboro, NC 27412

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
34%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
80%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus
yes
Alcohol is permitted on campus to students of legal age

Greek Life

 
12 fraternities 2% of male students
 
9 sororities 3% of female students
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% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
14%
Top 1/4
38%
Top 1/2
76%
Bottom 1/2
24%
Bottom 1/4
4%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
2%
600-699
22%
500-599
55%
400-499
21%
700-800
2%
600-699
12%
500-599
60%
400-499
26%
700-800
1%
600-699
8%
500-599
38%
400-499
45%
300-399
8%
30-36
7%
24-29
25%
18-23
50%
12-17
18%
30-36
2%
24-29
30%
18-23
50%
12-17
18%
30-36
4%
24-29
32%
18-23
61%
12-17
3%

Admissions Facts

Application fee $65
Common application accepted no
Application deadline December 1 (priority deadline)
August 15
School has early decision program no
School has early action program no
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Neither
SAT/ACT requirements SAT or ACT Required

Moderately Selective

83%

acceptance rate

Accepted 6,846
Declined + 1,324
Total Received 8,170

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Secondary school record

Important

Standardized test scores

Considered

Class rank
Essay
Extracurricular activities
Recommendations
Volunteer Work

Not Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Character/ personal qualities
Geographical residence
Interview
Minority affiliation
Particular talent/ability
Religious affiliation/commitment
State residency
Work Experience

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Admissions Contact

Chris Keller
Director of Admissions
P: 336 334-5243
F: 336 334-4180
admissions@uncg.edu

Financial Aid

73%

Of students' needs
were fully met

$11,741

Average financial aid

Cost

in-state out-of-state
Tuition $4,422
Room $5,382
Board $3,656
Additional fees $2,912
Books & supplies $1,312
Total $17,684
Average Financial Aid - $11,741
Total with Avg. Aid $5,943

Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $39,301,160
State $1,441,772
Institutional $12,721,481
Other external
Total $53,464,413

Non-need-based

Federal
State $20,526,046
Institutional $3,539,185
Other external $4,408,554
Total $28,473,785
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Required Financial Aid Forms

FAFSA

Financial Aid Office

P: 336 334-5702
F: 336 334-3010
finaid@uncg.edu

Financial Aid Officer

Deborah Tollefson
Director of Financial Aid
deborah_tollefson@uncg.edu

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Varsity Sports

M W
baseball
basketball
cross-country
golf
soccer
softball
tennis
track and field (indoor)
track and field (outdoor)
volleyball

Club Sports - Men's

basketball, bass fishing, equestrian sports, fencing, football, power lifting, quidditch, rock climbing, rugby, soccer, softball, swimming, tennis, volleyball

Club Sports - Women's

basketball, bass fishing, equestrian sports, fencing, football, lacrosse, power lifting, quidditch, rock climbing, rugby, soccer, softball, swimming, tennis, volleyball

Intramural/Recreational Sports

badminton, basketball, battle canoes, dodgeball, flag football, floor hockey, indoor soccer, inner-tube water polo, kickball, pickleball, racquetball, table tennis, volleyball, Wiffle ball

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Athletic Directors

Kim Record (men's)
Director Of Athletics
email

Jody Smith (women's)
Associate Athletic Director/swa
email

Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
Southern Conference
Mascot
Spiro the Spartan
School colors
blue and gold

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting
African-American Studies
Anthropology
Applied Arts/Sciences
Applied Economics
Applied Geography
Art
Art Education/K-12
Arts Administration
Athletic Training
Behavioral Technology
Biochemistry
Biology
Biology/Secondary Education
Birth through Kindergarten Interdisciplinary Studies in Education/Development
Birth through Kindergarten Teacher Education
Business Administration
Business Education
Chemistry
Chemistry/Secondary Education
Child/Adolescent Development in the Family
Classical Studies
Communication Sciences/Disorders
Communication Studies
Communication Studies/Education/K-12
Community Health Education
Composition
Computational Mathematics
Computer Science
Consumer/Apparel/Retail Studies
Counseling/Counselor Education
Counseling/Development
Creative Writing
Dance
Dance Education
Dance Studies
Dance/Education
Drama
Early Childhood Education/K-4
Earth Science
Economics
Economics/Secondary Education
Education Supervision
Educational Leadership
Educational Research/Measurement/Evaluation
Educational Studies
Elementary Education/K-6
English
English/Secondary Education
Entrepreneurship
Environmental Health Science
Finance
French
French Education
French/Secondary Education
Genetic Counseling
Geography
Geography/Secondary Education
German
German/Secondary Education
Gerontology
Greek/Classical
Health Management
History
History/Secondary Education
Home Economics Education
Human Development/Family Studies
Information Systems
Information Systems/Supply Chain Management
Information Technology/Management
Integrated Professional Studies
Interior Architecture
International Business Studies
Jazz Studies
Kinesiology
Languages/Literatures/Cultures
Latin
Library/Information Studies
Management/Marketing
Marketing
Marketing/Education
Mathematics
Mathematics/Secondary Education
Media Studies
Medical Technology
Medicinal Biochemistry
Middle Grades Education
Music
Music Composition
Music Education
Music History
Music Theory
Music/Applied
Nanoscience
Nurse Anesthesia
Nursing
Nursing Practice
Nutrition
Nutrition/Foodservice Systems
Office Systems Administration
Parks/Recreation Management
Peace/Conflict Studies
Performance
Philosophy
Physical Education/Health Teacher Education (K-12)
Physics
Political Science
Political Science/Secondary Education
Professions in Deafness
Psychology
Psychology/Secondary Education
Public Affairs
Public Health Education
Recreation/Parks Management
Religious Studies
Restaurant/Institution Management
School Administration
School Counseling
School Health
School Social Work
Science Education
Social Work
Sociology
Sociology/Secondary Education
Spanish
Spanish/Secondary Education
Special Education
Special Education/General Curriculum
Special Programs in Liberal Studies
Speech Correction
Speech Pathology/Audiology
Speech-Language Pathology
Student Affairs Administration in Higher Education
Student Development in Higher Education
Studio Art
Studio Arts
Sustainable Tourism/Hospitality Management
Teacher Education
Teaching
Theatre Arts Education
Women's/Gender Studies
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Most Popular Majors

  1. Business Administration
  2. Nursing
  3. Kinesiology

Programs Offered

  • Accelerated study
  • Certificate programs
  • Distance Learning
  • Double majors
  • Dual degrees
  • Honors program
  • Independent study
  • Internships
  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Self-designed majors

Pre-professional Programs

  • Other
  • Pre-dentistry
  • Pre-law
  • Pre-medicine
  • Pre-pharmacy
  • Pre-veterinary science

20,106

total students

95%

in-state

5%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

83%

16,641
students

Female
66%
11,042

Male
34%
5,599

17%

3,465
students

Female
71%
2,444

Male
29%
1,021

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

85%

14,265
students

Female
66%
9,408

Male
34%
4,857

15%

2,376
students

Female
69%
1,634

Male
31%
742

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Student Break-down

2%
Nonresident aliens
29%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native American or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
5%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
10%
Hispanic/Latino
46%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
5%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

91%

Transfer applicants accepted

62%

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements High School GPA: 2.50
College GPA: 2.30
High school transcript Required of All
College transcript(s) Required of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Required of All
Interview Not Required/Recommended
Standardized test scores Required of Some
Essay or personal statement Not Required/Recommended

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: July 15

Spring: December 15

Transfer Credits

Minimum transfers must complete

31

semester hours

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Birth control
  • Career
  • Military
  • Minority student
  • Older student
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Religious
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

Not Reported

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Career/job search classes
  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Resume assistance

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

95%

Additional services

  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Placement service
  • Women's Center

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Braille services
  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Other
  • Reader services
  • Special housing
  • Special transportation
  • Talking books
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors
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International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 54
Countries most often represented China
Germany
Mexico
Saudi Arabia
Venezuela
The United Kingdom
Special services offered for international applicants ESL program/classes
English lab
Host family program
International student center
Other
Special counselors/advisors
Special orientation

International Student Contact

Jennifer Kelley
International Admissions Coordinator
336 334-5404
ipc_adm@uncg.edu

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