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University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Ranking

country rank: 23
world rank: 27

University Overview

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill ranking, founded in 1789, is a non-profit public state higher-education institution situated in the urban environment of Chapel Hill, North Carolina (population range of 10,000-49,999). The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC) ranking is a big (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 30,000-34,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC) provides courses and programs in a variety of fields that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 230-year-old American higher-education school has a strict admissions criteria based on entrance exams and candidates’ previous academic records and ratings. This US higher education school has an acceptance rate of 20-30%, making it an extremely selective university. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. UNC also offers a library, housing, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning possibilities, as well as administrative services to students.

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Ranking

University Identity

Name University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Acronym UNC
Founded 1789
Motto Lux Libertas Light, Liberty
Colours Carolina blue and white

University Location

Address 103 South Building, CB 9100 Chapel Hill 27599 North Carolina United States
Tel +1 (919) 962 2211
Fax +1 (919) 962 2279

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
7,500-10,000 US$ (5,500-7,400 Euro) 10,000-12,500 US$ (7,400-9,200 Euro)
International
students
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 20-30%
Admission Office Jackson Hall CB #2200 Chapel Hill 27599-2200 (919) 966 3621

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 30,000-34,999
Academic Staff 4,500-4,999
Control Type Public State
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 5,160,753 physical volumes, 10,759,131 physical media, 53,799 digital/electronic medium and 1,248 licensed digital/electronic databases. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill's library has 10 branches.
Housing Yes University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 10,113 students in the 2018 academic year.
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported

Accreditations

Memberships and Affiliations

University of North Carolina System Association of American Universities (AAU) Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities (APLU) Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy (AURA) National Athletic Association (NAA) National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

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