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University of North Carolina - Greensboro
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  • 4 Year
  • GREENSBORO, NC

Report Card

grade B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B
  2. Value
    grade B
  3. Diversity
    grade A
  4. Campus
    grade B+
  5. Athletics
    grade B
  6. Party Scene
    grade A minus
  7. Professors
    grade A minus
  8. Location
    grade B
  9. Dorms
    grade B
  10. Campus Food
    grade A
  11. Student Life
    grade A minus
  12. Safety
    grade C+

About

1400 SPRING GARDEN ST
GREENSBORO, NC 27402
Athletic Division
NCAA Division I (without football)
Athletic Conference
Southern Conference
From University of North Carolina - Greensboro

UNC Greensboro is a university that matters – to our students and our community. We offer offer more than 120 areas of study, including familiar degrees like business, education, and nursing, and unique majors like fashion and retail, interior architecture, sign language interpreting, and information science.

One common factor that drives our students is a passion for making an impact. UNCG alumni have built careers that make the world better. Their success is supported by our faculty and staff who are committed to giving students unique opportunities - like supervised research and service learning - that make them stand out in the job market.

We’re known for being one of the most diverse campuses in North Carolina, which means it will be easy to find something familiar. It also means it’s easy to meet interesting people with all kinds of new perspectives.

Are you ready for a meaningful college experience? Find your way here.

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University of North Carolina - Greensboro Rankings

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Admissions

Application Deadline
March 1
Acceptance Rate
82%
SAT Range
1010-1180
ACT Range
20-25
Application Fee
$65
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$11,108 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$9,341 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
88%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade A minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
16:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
84%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 153 responses
60%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 200 responses
54%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 200 responses

Majors

Interior Architecture

IARc combines the fundamental interest in human- environmental relationships of interior design with study of interior products, building forms, and systems. The program uses the studio as a physical and intellectual place where students transform ideas into physical and virtual forms, objects, and spaces. Supplied with appropriate facilities, tools, and equipment, students build what they design.

Online

Online Programs Offered
11
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
11
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    39%
  • On Campus
    48%
  • Online
    13%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
14,007 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
2,574
Undergrads Over 25
11%
Pell Grant
57%
Varsity Athletes
2%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 143 responses
  • Unique
    36%
  • Accepting
    25%
  • Outgoing
    17%
  • Spirited
    11%
  • Focused
    4%
  • Stressed
    4%
  • Lazy
    1%

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Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
No data available  
Poll
61%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 232 responses
Poll
58%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 265 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 158 responses
  • Diverse
    79%
  • Artsy
    6%
  • Down to earth
    5%
  • Awesome
    3%
  • Vigorous
    3%
  • Home away from home
    2%
  • Adequate
    1%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$37,500 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
59%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
92%
National
83%
85%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 120 responses

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