Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, many colleges have suspended or relaxed some admitted student requirements and extended decision and enrollment deposit deadlines. We recommend that you contact the colleges to which you have been accepted directly for the most updated and accurate information.

University of North Carolina at Wilmington Student Demographics & Graduation Rate Information

Wilmington, NC

Student Body


Coeducational
Yes
All Undergraduates
14,785
Women
9,324 (63.1%)
Men
5,461 (36.9%)
Full-Time Undergraduates
12,480
Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.4% American Indian/Alaskan Native
1.9% Asian
4.2% Black/African-American
7.4% Hispanic/Latino
4.0% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.2% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
79.6% White
2.3% Unknown
International Students.
1.1% from 65 countries
Average Age
22
All Graduate Students
2,714

Undergraduate Retention and Graduation


First-Year Students Returning
86.2%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
55.9%
Students Graduating Within 5 Years
70.1%
Students Graduating Within 6 Years
71.6%

After Graduation


Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
73%
Average Starting Salary
73%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
25.0%
Disciplines Pursued
Business 2%
Law 1%
Arts and Sciences 12%
Medicine 1%

A portion of the College Profile data is provided under license by:
Peterson's Undergraduate and Undergraduate Financial Aid Databases, copyright © 2020 Peterson's LLC. All rights reserved.