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University of North Carolina Wilmington is a Public, 4 years college located in Wilmington, North Carolina. UNCW ranked 18th in North Carolina Colleges and 63rd in Federal Region IV.
It has a total enrollment of 17,843 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. It is a Research University (high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. UNCW's acceptance rate is 69.00% last year (undergraduate school).
University of North Carolina Wilmington is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges.
The following table shows the basic characteristic of University of North Carolina Wilmington and directory information. You may want to visit the school's website to check application deadlines, requirements, and financial information.
|Address||601 South College Road, Wilmington, NC 28403-5963|
|Net Price Calculator||https://www.uncw.edu/finaid/net-price-calculator/index.html|
|School Type||Public, 4 years|
|Carnegie Category||Research University (high research activity)|
|Highest Degree Offered||Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice|
Acceptance Rate and Admission Statistics
The acceptance rate of University of North Carolina Wilmington is 69.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 20.00%. The application fees are $80 for undergraduate programs and $75 for graduate programs.
|Open Admission Policy||✗|
|Acceptance Rate||69.00 %|
|Yield (Enrollment Rate)||20.00 %|
|Undergraduate Application Fees||$80|
|Graduate Application Fees||$75|
Tuition & Fees
UNCW's 2023 tuition & fees is $7,238 for North Carolina residents and $21,858 for out-of-students. The undergraduate tuition increased by 2.61% compared to the last year's rate based on out-of-state rate ($21,303).
For graduate programs, its 2023 tuition & fees is $7,514 for North Carolina residents and $21,899 for out-of-students. The graduate tuition increased by 2.61% compared to the last year's rate.
|North Carolina Residents||Out-of-State|
|Undergraduate Tuition & Fees||$7,238||$21,858|
|Graduate Tuition & Fees||$7,514||$21,899|
*Data Source: 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)
A total of 17,843 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 4,857 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. UNCW has 14,294 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 3,549 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Offered Degrees and On-Campus Services
UNCW offers 121 programs including both undergraduate and graduate programs. 39 out of the 121 programs are offerd via distace learning (online programs).
The following tables summarizes the offered programs, on-campus services, and special learning opportunities offered by UNCW
|Number of programs||121 Programs|
|Number of online programs||39 Programs|
Doctorate (Professional Practice)
|Academic/career counseling service||✔|
|Placement services for completers||✔|
|On-campus day care for students||✗|
|Distance Learning (online classes)||✔|