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Wilmington, North Carolina

University of North Carolina at Wilmington

Overview

Student Population
16,487
National Rank
#256
University of North Carolina at Wilmington overview
Location Wilmington, North Carolina
Online uncw.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
University of North Carolina at Wilmington overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Wilmington, North Carolina, University of North Carolina at Wilmington is a mid-size four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 11,677 prospective students applied, and 7,767 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 2,145 enrolled in the school.  13,200 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 3,287 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $4,443 plus fees of $2,557. UNCW is ranked 256 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Getting In

Admission Standards
Difficult 
University of North Carolina at Wilmington overview
SAT 1250/1370
ACT 23/27
GPA 4.06
Applications Accepted
66.5% 
University of North Carolina at Wilmington overview
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Applicant Competition Low

Annual Cost to Attend

North Carolina Resident Tuition
$4,443
In State Costs for University of North Carolina at Wilmington
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,126
Other Fees$2,557
Room and Board $10,490
Budget for Other Expenses$5,997
Total One Year Cost$24,613
Out of State Tuition
$18,508
Out of State Costs for University of North Carolina at Wilmington
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,126
Other Fees$2,557
Room and Board $10,490
Budget for Other Expenses$5,997
Total One Year Cost$38,678

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$44,700 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
67% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by University of North Carolina at Wilmington students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 22%
Social Sciences 10%
Education 9%
Psychology 8%
Biology 8%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=199218 IPEDS survey data for University of North Carolina at Wilmington.