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University of North Carolina at Asheville Location, Campus Life, & Housing Information

Asheville, NC

Location and Setting


Asheville Population
87,236
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Not reported
Campus Size
365 acres

Weather

Temperature
24.8 average low in January, 80.4 average high in September
Rain
126 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Map
Nearest Bus Station
1 mile(s) from campus in Asheville
Nearest Train Station
60 mile(s) from campus in Greenville

Housing


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Coed housing, disabled student housing
Students in College Housing
46% of all students
Housing Requirements
Freshmen are required to live on campus
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
54%
Off-Campus Housing Assistance
Assistance in locating off-campus housing is available

Security


24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices
Available
24-Hour Security Patrols
Available
Late-Night Transport/Escort Services
Available
Electronically Operated Housing Entrances
Available
Other
 

Personal Support Services


Health Service
Offered
Personal Counseling
Offered
Child Care
Not offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Bulldog
School Colors
Royal blue and white

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Baseball     x x
Basketball x x x x
Cross-Country Running x x x x
Golf x x    
Soccer x x x x
Swimming And Diving x      
Tennis x x x x
Track And Field x x x x
Volleyball x x    
Women's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball    
Basketball x x
Cross-Country Running x x
Golf x x
Soccer x x
Swimming And Diving x  
Tennis x x
Track And Field x x
Volleyball x x
Mens's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball x x
Basketball x x
Cross-Country Running x x
Golf    
Soccer x x
Swimming And Diving    
Tennis x x
Track And Field x x
Volleyball    
Women's Club Sports
archery, equestrian sports, fencing, rugby
Men's Club Sports
archery, equestrian sports, fencing, rugby

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
basketball, soccer, volleyball

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
choral groups, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, national fraternities, national sororities, asheville campus entertainment (ace), super smash, alpha xi delta, asian studies in asheville, unca out
Sororities
2% of women participate
Fraternities
1% of men participate
ROTC
 

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