University of North Carolina--Chapel Hill

Since its establishment as the nations first public university in 1789, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has earned a reputation as one of the best universities in the world. Our unique school spirit has been forged through more than two centuries of academic excellence, public service, and athletic, professional, and personal achievement. Carolina is known best for:One of the strongest and most diverse student bodies in the nation -- a community, composed of students from every state and more than 100 countries. Our students use their talent and creativity to give back while they're here -- whether that's starting community gardens for the hungry, conducting EPA-funded research with a professor, or creating a digital collection of North Carolina history for one of the University's libraries.Academic opportunities that will prepare students to change the world -- innovative programs not found anywhere else, such as our respected and inclusive Honors Carlina program, and opportunities to contribute to ground-breaking research and study abroad in more than 70 countries. Our students also lead the way in earning distinguished post-graduate scholarships such as the Rhodes, Luce, Goldwater, and Fulbright."Best value" in the nation among public universities by Kiplinger's Personal Finance 16 consecutive times -- outstanding merit-based scholarships, such as the Morehead-Cain, Pogue, and Robertson, as well as a need-based aid program that that meets full need and enables qualified low-income students to graduate debt-free through the Carolina Covenant. One beautiful campus -- a classic university setting within the dynamic town of Chapel Hill, where friendly classmates, exciting events, and state-of-the-art resources are only a short walk away.For additional facts and information about the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill please follow these web links:http://uncnews.unc.edu/rankings/http://uncnews.unc.edu/facts-about-carolina/facts-figures/.

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school_type year_founded religious_affiliation academic_calendar year_2016_endowment address telephone
Public, Coed 1789 N/A Semester $2.9 billion South Building, CB #9100, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 (919) 962-2211
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71 100.0 North Carolina Chapel Hill 236 235 46