Tuition & Fees

$9,358

$25,628

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
15%
600-699
48%
500-599
33%
400-499
4%
700-800
8%
600-699
31%
500-599
50%
400-499
11%
700-800
8%
600-699
30%
500-599
40%
400-499
20%
300-399
2%
30-36
31%
24-29
37%
18-23
29%
12-17
3%
30-36
5%
24-29
51%
18-23
30%
12-17
14%
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undergraduateRatios

47%

male

53%

female

1

teacher

6

students

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Very Selective

32%

acceptance rate

Accepted 312
Declined + 644
Total Received 956
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Public

873

undergraduate students

141

graduate students

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Cinematography/film/video Production
  2. Technical Theatre/theatre Design/technology
  3. Dance
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Codes

SAT 5512
ACT 3133

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Location

School Facts

The University of North Carolina School of the Arts, founded in 1963, is a public school of the performing arts. Its 74-acre modern campus is located in Winston-Salem's Gateway section.

Public/private Public
Campus Enrollment 1,014
Established in 1963
Coeducational Coeducational College, Founded Coeducational College
Accredited by •  SACS (Southern Assn. of Colleges and Schools)

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Winston-Salem, NC

74-acre campus in Winston-Salem (population: 244,605), 20 miles from Greensboro. Served by bus; major airport and train serve Greensboro; air also serves Charlotte (75 miles). School operates transportation to mall and grocery stores. Public transportation serves campus.

University of North Carolina School of the Arts
1533 South Main Street
Winston-Salem, NC 27127-2738

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
58%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
95%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students are required to live in school housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus
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% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
18%
Top 1/4
47%
Top 1/2
77%
Bottom 1/2
23%
Bottom 1/4
1%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
15%
600-699
48%
500-599
33%
400-499
4%
700-800
8%
600-699
31%
500-599
50%
400-499
11%
700-800
8%
600-699
30%
500-599
40%
400-499
20%
300-399
2%
30-36
31%
24-29
37%
18-23
29%
12-17
3%
30-36
5%
24-29
51%
18-23
30%
12-17
14%

Admissions Facts

Application fee $95
Common application accepted no
Application deadline March 15
School has early decision program no
School has early action program no
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Required
SAT/ACT requirements SAT or ACT Required

Very Selective

32%

acceptance rate

Accepted 312
Declined + 644
Total Received 956

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Interview
Particular talent/ability
Recommendations
Standardized test scores

Important

Character/ personal qualities
Class rank
Extracurricular activities
Secondary school record

Not Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Essay
Geographical residence
Minority affiliation
Religious affiliation/commitment
State residency
Volunteer Work
Work Experience

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Admissions Contact

Sheeler Lawson
Director of Admissions
P: 336 770-3290
F: 336 770-3370
admissions@uncsa.edu

Financial Aid

67%

Of students' needs
were fully met

$14,145

Average financial aid

Cost

in-state out-of-state
Tuition $6,497
Room $4,519
Board $4,502
Additional fees $2,861
Books & supplies $1,290
Total $19,669
Average Financial Aid - $14,145
Total with Avg. Aid $5,524

Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $1,191,479
State $2,319,815
Institutional $1,502,682
Other external $171,171
Total $5,185,147

Non-need-based

Federal
State
Institutional $20,509
Other external
Total $20,509
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Required Financial Aid Forms

FAFSA

Financial Aid Office

P: 336 770-3297
F: 336 770-1489
finaid@uncsa.edu

Financial Aid Officer

Jane C. Kamiab
Director of Student Financial Aid
kamiabj@uncsa.edu

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Cinematography/Film/Video Production
Dance
Drama/Dramatics/Theatre Arts
Music Performance
Music Performance Professional Artist
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design/Technology
Voice/Opera
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Most Popular Majors

  1. Cinematography/film/video Production
  2. Technical Theatre/theatre Design/technology
  3. Dance

Programs Offered

  • Independent study
  • Internships

1,014

total students

52%

in-state

48%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

86%

873
students

Female
53%
459

Male
47%
414

14%

141
students

Female
52%
73

Male
48%
68

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

97%

847
students

Female
54%
451

Male
46%
396

3%

26
students

Female
31%
8

Male
69%
18

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Student Break-down

2%
Nonresident aliens
10%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
2%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
6%
Hispanic/Latino
71%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
2%
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

77%

Transfer applicants accepted

83%

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

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

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: January 15

Transfer Credits

Minimum transfers must complete

6

semester hours

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Career
  • Personal
  • Psychological

Remedial services offered

Not Reported

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Other
  • Resume assistance

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring

Special programs for physically disabled students

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

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens
Countries most often represented Australia
Brazil
Canada
China
France
Japan
Special services offered for international applicants ESL program/classes

International Student Contact

Sheeler Lawson
Director of Admissions
336 770-3290
lawsons@uncsa.edu

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