UNCW One of Three UNC System Schools Ranked Among the Top 100 Public National Universities by U.S. News & World Report

UNCW is one of only three UNC System schools among the Top 100 Public National Universities for 2022, according to a new list of “Best Colleges 2022” from U.S. News & World Report.   This is the third year that UNCW has made the publication’s Top 100 list of national public universities, following the university’s elevation in 2018…

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UNCW Surpasses 18,000 Students, Topping Previous Enrollment Record

UNCW reached a significant milestone as the fall semester started, enrolling more than 18,000 students, the largest student body in the university’s 74-year history.  Preliminary enrollment data show 18,031 students for the fall 2021 semester, including a record 3,542 graduate students. Undergraduate students account for 14,489 of the university’s enrollment. The university also saw an…

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UNCW RECEIVES SENATOR PAUL SIMON SPOTLIGHT AWARD FOR FIRST-YEAR INTERNATIONAL EDUCATION COLLABORATION WITH BANGOR UNIVERSITY IN WALES

NAFSA Awards Support Excellence in International Education  Wilmington, NC – The University of North Carolina Wilmington is one of three recipients of NAFSA’s prestigious 2021 Senator Paul Simon Spotlight Award for Internationalization. UNCW was recognized for its “FYSA in the UK” program, designed especially for freshmen who are admitted in the spring semester.  “With the Senator…

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UNCW Names Lowell K. Davis Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs

Lowell K. Davis has been named Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs at the University of North Carolina Wilmington following a national search, the university announced today. His appointment is effective May 17.  “Please join me in welcoming Dr. Davis to the Seahawk family,” said Chancellor Jose V. Sartarelli. “I have no doubt he will build…

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UNCW Publicly Launches $100 Million Campaign

Wilmington, N.C. – The University of North Carolina Wilmington has raised $86 million to date as part of a multi-year fundraising campaign to support students, faculty, programs and facilities, the university announced today. Like No Other: The Campaign for UNCW seeks to enrich and expand upon what makes the university one of a kind. “This…

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