Jan. 28, 2019
For the 14th consecutive year, the University received a record number of first-year applications. The 44,784 applications for fall 2019 reflect a 3 percent increase over applicants for fall 2018. “Each year, we’re humbled by...Read More
Aug. 17, 2018
43,472 applied for admission (6 percent more than last year and the 13th consecutive year in which applications have increased) 9,519, or 22 percent, were admitted 4,295 are expected to enroll 62 percent female, 38...Read More
Aug. 17, 2018
A lawsuit that claims UNC uses race unfairly in admissions decisions has cost the University $16.8 million to defend, and that will go higher as the case proceeds in U.S. District Court for the Middle...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.