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UNC Greensboro is a public, comprehensive university. Founded in 1891 as a women's college, it adopted coeducation when it joined the state system in 1963. Its 190-acre campus is located 1-1/2 miles from downtown Greensboro.

Website: www.uncg.edu/

Public
Co-ed
16,581
Undergraduate
Students
(66.8%) 11,079 Women
(33.2%) 5,502 Men
3,615
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
82% of 9,972 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.65
SAT Math
500-570 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
500-590 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
19-24 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
In-state: $19,893
Out-of-state: $35,052
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $7,403
Out-of-state: $22,562
Room and Board
$9,264
Average Percent of Need Met
63%
Average Freshman Award
$12,134
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$23,317
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
863
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 9% of classes
10-19 students: 19% of classes
20-29 students: 33% of classes
30-39 students: 12% of classes
40-49 students: 6% of classes
50-99 students: 15% of classes
Over 100 students: 6% of classes
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Campus Life

Greensboro Population
279,639
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Not reported
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are not guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
34% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Spartan
Sororities
3% of women participate
Fraternities
2% of men participate
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.3% American Indian/Alaskan Native
5.3% Asian
30.0% Black/African-American
11.8% Hispanic/Latino
5.3% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
46.3% White
0.8% Unknown
International Students
1.3%
First-Year Students Returning
75.5%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
46.3%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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