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Wilmington, North Carolina

University of North Carolina at Wilmington

University of North Carolina at Wilmington

Overview

Student Population
16,747
National Rank
#218
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
Level of Study 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 13,117 prospective students applied, and 8,034 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 2,161 enrolled in the school.  13,075 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 3,672 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $4,443 plus fees of $2,648. UNCW is ranked 218 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Getting In

Admission Standards
Difficult 
University of North Carolina at Wilmington overview
SAT 1190/1320
ACT 23/27
GPA 4.06
Applications Accepted
61.2% 
University of North Carolina at Wilmington overview
Applications Due Feb 1, 2020
Applicant Competition Low

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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$2,648
Room and Board $10,686
Budget for Other Expenses$6,079
Total One Year Cost$24,982
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$2,648
Room and Board $10,686
Budget for Other Expenses$6,079
Total One Year Cost$39,047

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.