Sept. 12, 2017
The University doesn’t track the beneficiaries of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals among its student body, but there are DACA students — and alumni — who qualify for the program President Donald Trump has...Read More
Aug. 18, 2017
40,926 applied for admission (14 percent more than last year and second-largest increase in 25 years) 9,710, or 24 percent, were admitted 4,373, or 45 percent, are expected to enroll 61 percent female, 39 percent male 17...Read More
For 13 years in a row, the University received a record number of first-year applications. The 43,384 applications for fall 2018 reflect a 6 percent increase from a year earlier.
The 25,867 first-year applicants who applied before the early action deadline in October were notified of the decisions on Jan. 26. Admission was offered to 5,125 North Carolina students and 2,742 out-of-state students. The out-of-state students include 454 international students, an increase of 142 from last year.
While first-year application deadlines for fall 2018 have passed, the University will accept transfer applications from students currently enrolled at other institutions through Feb. 15.
UNC expects to enroll a first-year class of 4,205 and an additional 725 transfer students.