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UNCW at a Glance

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Enrollment

Total Enrollment, Fall 2020

17,915

Undergraduate, Fall 2020

 14,650

Graduate, Fall 2020

3,265

Freshman Class

Enrollment, Fall 2020
2,025

SAT Range

Average SAT

SAT Honors (Source: Honors College)

1160-1310

1234

1373

Average ACT

ACT Composite Range

25

23-27

Average High School GPA

4.01
Female
63%
Male
37%
Ethnic Diversity
16%
Out of state
14%
North Carolina
86%
SE North Carolina - (New Hanover, Pender, Brunswick, Columbus, Bladen, Sampson, Duplin, Onslow counties)

14%

International
11 countries

All figures are current for fall 2020.

Sources (with the exception of Honors SAT score): UNCW Office of Institutional Research and Planning and UNC Student Data Mart
Updated: 10.2020

Degrees Offered

Bachelor 56
Master  36
Doctoral 4

Student Success

Graduation Rate 79.1%
Retention Rate (fall 2019 full-time cohort) 86.2%

The graduation rate reflects graduation of the 2013 full-time cohort from any UNC institution.

Sources: UNC System InfoCenter Dashboards (graduation rate) and IRP (retention rate)