A bird’s eye view...

Total Enrollment 2017-18


Student-to-Faculty Ratio


In-State and Out-of State Students


Athletics: NCAA Division 1

uncw.edu/athletics

  • Baseball (M)
  • Basketball (M & W)
  • Cross Country (M & W)
  • Golf (M & W)
  • Soccer (M & W)
  • Softball (W)
  • Swimming & Diving (M & W)
  • Tennis (M & W)
  • Track & Field (M & W)
  • Volleyball (W)
  • Beach Volleyball (W)

Freshman Class

Fall 2017 2,145
First-Year Spring Admits (2018) 168
Female 64%
Male 36%
Minority 14.5%

Freshman Averages

  • Middle 50% GPA: 3.91-4.48 (weighted)
  • Middle 50% ACT composite: 23-27
  • Middle 50% SAT: 1190-1290

UNCW will continue to "superscore" within the same test version.


Transfer Class

Fall 2017 Total 1,937
Main Campus 1,441
Male 47%
Female 53%
Minority 19%

Transfer Averages

(Main Campus)

  • GPA: 3.14 (cumulative)
  • Credit Hours: 45