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UNCW at a Glance

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Enrollment

Total Enrollment, Fall 2019

17,499

Undergraduate, Fall 2019

 14,785

Graduate, Fall 2019

2,714

Freshman Class

Enrollment, Fall 2019
2,342

SAT Range

Average SAT

SAT Honors

1190-1300

1246

1378

Average ACT

ACT Composite Range

25

22-27

Average High School GPA

4.03
Female
64%
Male
36%
Ethnic Diversity
18%
Out of state
14%
North Carolina
86%
SE North Carolina - (New Hanover, Pender, Brunswick, Columbus, Bladen, Sampson, Duplin, Onslow counties)

15%

International
15 countries

All figures are current for fall 2019.

Sources: UNCW Office of Institutional Research and Planning and UNC Student Data Mart
Updated: 10.2019

Degrees Offered

Bachelor 56
Master  36
Doctoral 4

Student Success

Graduation Rate 79.1%
Retention Rate 86.2%

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