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University of North Carolina - Greensboro Campus Life

Housing

Dorms
B
Based on housing cost, capacity, student reviews and additional factors.
On-Campus Housing Available
Yes
Freshmen Required to Live on Campus
No
Freshmen Live On-Campus
Undergrads in College Housing
33%
Average Housing Cost
$6,771/ year
Poll
62%
of students say overall dorm quality is great.128 responses
Poll
63%
of students say the dorms' social atmosphere is great.260 responses

Food

Campus Food
A
Based on meal plan cost and student reviews on the food.
Meal Plan Available
Yes
Average Meal Plan Cost
$3,657/ year
Poll
What are the best food options on campus?
Based on 460 responses
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  • Tate Street
    21%
  • Fast food
    17%
  • The dining hall
    15%
  • Eliot University Center
    15%
  • I prefer making my own food.
    8%
  • Spartan Market
    8%
  • There are several cafes, and vegetarian options
    7%
66%
of students highly rate the dining facilities.161 responses

Campus Quality

Campus
A-
Based on quality of housing, food services, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Life
A-
Based on campus diversity, social scene, student reviews, and additional factors.
Poll
What is your overall opinion of your school and the campus community?
Based on 126 responses
  • I love everything about my school and have a lot of campus pride.
    26%
  • I like mostly everything about my school, but there are some things I wish were different.
    56%
  • The school community is okay-we're all just here for an education, nothing more.
    14%
  • I hate my school and have no school spirit.
    4%

Safety

Safety
C+
Based on crimes on campus, local area crime rates, and student reviews.
Poll
67%
of students say they feel extremely safe and secure on campus.159 responses
Poll
How does peer pressure affect students' use of drugs and alcohol?
Based on 98 responses
  • You can have a great social life without drugs or alcohol.
    50%
  • Most people partake in some form, but no one treats you differently if you don't.
    45%
  • You'll definitely feel a little awkward if you don't drink.
    5%
Poll
How visible are the campus police on campus?
Based on 122 responses
  • Extremely present and willing to assist students.
    26%
  • There if you need them but not overbearing.
    53%
  • Just there to bust up parties or give out parking tickets.
    11%
  • Not very visible.
    7%
  • We have campus police?
    2%

Sports

Poll
How popular are varsity sports on campus?
Based on 256 responses
  • Almost everything on campus revolves around them.
    2%
  • Varsity sports are a big part of campus life.
    34%
  • Varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.
    59%
  • No one pays attention to varsity sports.
    6%
Men's Varsity Sports
All Track Combined, Baseball, Basketball, Golf, Soccer, Tennis
Women's Varsity Sports
All Track Combined, Basketball, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Volleyball

Clubs & Activities

Clubs Offered
Campus Ministries, Dance, Drama/Theater, International Student Organizations, Literary Magazine, Model UN, Radio Station, Student Government, Newspaper, Film Society
Music
Choral Groups, Concert Band, Jazz Band, Marching Band, Music Ensembles, Musical Theater, Opera, Pep Band, Symphony Orchestra
Poll
What are your favorite campus events or traditions?
Based on 217 responses
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  • Midnight breakfast
    16%
  • On-campus movies
    13%
  • Free things!
    13%
  • Halloween
    12%
  • Festivals
    9%
  • Beginning-of-the-year celebrations
    9%
  • Human vs Zombie
    6%

Party Scene

Party Scene
A-
Based on access to bars and student reviews on the party scene.
Poll
What is the party scene like on campus?
Based on 171 responses
  • Tons of raging parties almost any night of the week.
    1%
  • Lots of options Wednesday-Saturday.
    28%
  • Some decent frat/house parties, weekends only.
    26%
  • Good parties are few and far between.
    19%
  • Parties? What parties?
    25%
Poll
What is the biggest party event of the year?
Based on 103 responses
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  • Campus Block Party Event with free food
    26%
  • Midnight breakfast
    14%
  • House parties, UNCG dont give parties
    14%
  • We have parties?
    11%
  • House parties, any block parties with A&T
    10%
  • Homecoming Week
    9%
  • The End of Exam Celebration
    9%

Greek Life

Men in Fraternities
4%
Women in Sororities
4%
60%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join.223 responses
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