UNCW Named One of the Best Colleges with Great First-Year Experiences (May 20, 2019)

UNCW Ranked 14th in Nation for Best Online Master’s in Liberal Arts Programs (April 2, 2019)

UNCW Ranked Among Best Graduate Schools by U.S. News & World Report (March 12, 2019)

UNCW Ranked in Top 50 Accounting Schools by Study.com (January 28, 2019)

UNCW Ranked 8th in Nation for Online Bachelor’s Programs (January 15, 2019)

UNCW Elevated to “Doctoral Universities: High Research Activity” by Carnegie (December 20, 2018)

UNCW Named #3 in 2019 Best Online Colleges for a Bachelor’s in Criminology (December 2018)

UNCW Cameron School of Business Earns Top Spots in Rankings (November 28, 2018)

UNCW Rises to 5th Among Peer Institutions in Number of Students Studying Abroad (November 14, 2018)

UNCW Ranked in Top 10 Best Colleges for the Money in North Carolina by College Factual (October 2018)

UNCW Named One of the Top 20 Places to Work in Wilmington (October 2018)

UNCW Makes the Sierra Club’s List of “2018 Cool Schools” (October 2018)

UNCW Featured in 2019 Fiske Guide to Colleges (July 10, 2018)



UNCW’s Narcisa Pricope, UNC Charlotte Professor Collaborate to Use Tandem Drones to Map Coastal Changes (December 6, 2018)

UNCW Dean Van Dempsey Honored for Leadership in Education (October 8, 2018)

UNCW Film Studies Professor Receives Prestigious NC Artist Fellowship Award (September 6, 2018)

UNCW Professors Conser, Fonvielle and Usilton Awarded Governor’s Highest Honor (May 5, 2018)

Centro Hispano’s Edel Segovia Recipient of the Kathleen Berkeley Inconvenient Woman Award (May 4, 2018)

UNCW Dean Aswani Volety Selected for Millennium Leadership Initiative Institute (May 2, 2018)

UNCW Clinical Research Professor Susan Sinclair Wins UNC Board of Governors Award for Excellence in Teaching; UNCW Faculty Senate Recognizes Colleagues (April 5, 2018)

College of Arts and Sciences Faculty Inducted into Order of Isaac Bear (April 2, 2018)

UNCW’s Groenendyk Honored for Advancing the Cause of Students with Disabilities (March 15, 2018)

Monteleone, Scott-Pollock Win YWCA Women of Achievement Awards (March 9, 2018)

Ecotone and Lookout Books to Receive Grant from the National Endowment for the Arts (March 8, 2018)

UNCW Department of Business Analytics, Information Systems, and Supply Chain Wins Regional Award (March 1, 2018)

UNCW Student Wins North Carolina Campus Compact Community Impact Award (December 7, 2017)

UNCW Students Receive U.S. State Department Gilman Scholarships to Study Abroad (December 5, 2017)

UNCW Recognized in Nature Index 2017 for Research Published in Highly Selective Journals (November 13, 2017)



UNCW Receives $10 Million Gift, Largest in University History, to Establish New School (December 6, 2018)

Spaceflight Successfully Launches 64 Satellites on First Dedicated Rideshare Mission, Including UNCW's Seahawk-1 (December 6, 2018)

UNCW Receives State Department Grant for IDEA-STEM Program (October 26, 2018)

UNC Partner Libraries Receive Major Grant to Preserve and Share UNC System Print Book Collection (August 31, 2018)

UNCW Honored by CASE for Overall Improvement in Fundraising (August 27, 2018)

UNCW Among Select U.S. Universities Approved by the Chinese Ministry of Education for Dual Degree Partnership (March 21, 2018)

UNCW Signs Agreement with Brunswick Community College (October 30, 2017)

UNCW Donors Set New Giving Record for Fiscal Year 2016-17: $17.2 Million in Gifts and Commitments (July 24, 2017)


  • Watch!
  • We Are UNCW
  • Our Magazine