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2022 Safest College Campuses in North Carolina

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  1. Saint Augustine's University

    4 Year,

    RALEIGH, NC,

    358 Niche users give it an average review of 3.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says My experience so far has been great! I like that the campus offers different resources to help students. Things like counseling, getting a job, or even needing hygiene things. The only change I would....

    Read 358 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 67%,

    Net Price: $18,662,

    SAT Range: 780-940,

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  2. Barton College

    4 Year,

    WILSON, NC,

    424 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says The environment at Barton College is awesome with great people all around! I am an athlete at the college and help is always there when needed not only for student-athletes but also normal students.....

    Read 424 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 42%,

    Net Price: $24,111,

    SAT Range: 930-1120,

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  3. University of North Carolina - Greensboro

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    4 Year,

    GREENSBORO, NC,

    3012 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says UNCG was a great school for a young student away from a sheltered home for the first time. It’s a really diverse campus, in a very diverse city, a beautiful area. There are lots of activities to keep....

    Read 3012 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 88%,

    Net Price: $9,853,

    SAT Range: 980-1160,

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  5. East Carolina University

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    4 Year,

    GREENVILLE, NC,

    2930 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says East Carolina University is a very diverse community that includes a small/bigger campus with a larger selection of students. I have met my bestfriends at East Carolina even only after one year of....

    Read 2930 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 88%,

    Net Price: $15,403,

    SAT Range: 1020-1170,

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  6. High Point University

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    4 Year,

    HIGH POINT, NC,

    1486 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says An extraordinary university! As a student, we are equipped with life skills and given the opportunity to interact directly with global leaders. HPU provides educational experiences beyond the....

    Read 1486 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 77%,

    Net Price: $40,719,

    SAT Range: 1070-1240,

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  7. Catawba College

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    4 Year,

    SALISBURY, NC,

    337 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says Really fun and simple, there’s a pool we can go to, a beach volley ball court which is pretty fun and also a play room! We also get a money on our card to buy anything from a little food store which....

    Read 337 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 52%,

    Net Price: $18,657,

    SAT Range: 940-1140,

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  9. Fayetteville State University

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    4 Year,

    FAYETTEVILLE, NC,

    906 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says My experience at Fayetteville State University the best HBCU around has been a blast. I love the atmosphere it is so amazing learning about the culture and being a part of the campus life. There are....

    Read 906 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 79%,

    Net Price: $7,016,

    SAT Range: 840-1000,

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  10. Lenoir-Rhyne University

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    4 Year,

    HICKORY, NC,

    449 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says The professors at Lenoir-Rhyne University seem to genuinely care about your education and career goals. In addition to this, the campus is fairly small , so the professors will know you individually....

    Read 449 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Acceptance Rate: 77%,

    Net Price: $18,814,

    SAT Range: 970-1170,

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  11. North Carolina A&T State University

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    4 Year,

    GREENSBORO, NC,

    2912 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says I love the HBCU experience and the best Engineering college that I researched to attend. I have attended private school for 7 years and it is refreshing to attend a public HBCU. Also, campus life....

    Read 2912 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 57%,

    Net Price: $9,541,

    SAT Range: 960-1130,

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  12. Wingate University

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    4 Year,

    WINGATE, NC,

    736 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says My experience at Wingate University has been very good so far. When first approaching Wingate I was super nervous and I felt like I had to start all over from high school. When I got there everyone....

    Read 736 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C,

    Acceptance Rate: 73%,

    Net Price: $20,594,

    SAT Range: 930-1130,

    Will you get in?CompareVirtual tour
  13. Johnson C. Smith University

    4 Year,

    CHARLOTTE, NC,

    865 Niche users give it an average review of 3.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says When I went for my college tour I was scared at first but everything went good. It’s very nice and not very big like an easier way to get around. The people were very nice and told me where....

    Read 865 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Acceptance Rate: 49%,

    Net Price: $20,468,

    SAT Range: 800-980,

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  14. North Carolina Central University

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    4 Year,

    DURHAM, NC,

    1025 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says North Carolina Central University is a great HBCU. There are many surrounding universities that make up the research triangle which makes for great partnerships, internship opportunities, and future....

    Read 1025 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Acceptance Rate: 87%,

    Net Price: $13,324,

    SAT Range: 850-1010,

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  15. Chowan University

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    4 Year,

    MURFREESBORO, NC,

    688 Niche users give it an average review of 3.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says My name is AaRon Leaveah James Jr and I attended Chowan this past school year and I can honestly say that it’s not really a big school but you will get a great experience. Finishing my freshman year....

    Read 688 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 67%,

    Net Price: $16,784,

    SAT Range: 790-1000,

    Will you get in?CompareVirtual tour
  16. Elizabeth City State University

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    4 Year,

    ELIZABETH CITY, NC,

    477 Niche users give it an average review of 3.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says I have experienced the ups and downs of college. I enjoy the closeness of the professors and the ratios of classes at ECSU! I love the bonds I have formed not only with the professors but with the....

    Read 477 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 75%,

    Net Price: $3,270,

    SAT Range: 840-1000,

    Will you get in?Compare
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