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 Ranked Among Best in Nation for Graduate School Programs (March 20, 2018)

UNCW Named a Top Producer of Fulbright U.S. Scholars (February 20, 2018)

ABA Degree Program Guide Ranks UNCW ABA Ph.D. Program 2nd in Nation (February 2018)

UNCW Ranked 7th in Nation for Online Bachelor’s Programs, 62nd Best College Value (January 10, 2018)

UNCW Earns National Ranking, Significant Award for Service to Military-Affiliated Students (November 28, 2017)

UNCW Ranks 6th Among Peer Institutions in Students Studying Abroad (November 15, 2017)

UNCW Recognized for Excellence by Several Ranking Organizations (November 14, 2017)

UNCW Education and Music Programs Highly Rated (October 16, 2017)

UNCW’s Online Master of Science in Instructional Technology Program Ranked 10th Most Affordable in Nation (September 25, 2017)

UNCW Moves Up in U.S. News Rankings as Enrollment Nears 16,500 (September 12, 2017)

UNCW Online Master of History Program Earns National Accolades (September 7, 2017)

UNCW Ranks 9th Nationally Among Best Online Education Degree Programs (August 25, 2017)

UNCW Recognized by The Princeton Review and Best Degree Programs Website (August 8, 2017)


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 Professor Pamela Evers Admitted to U.S. Supreme Court Bar (November 2, 2017)



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)

UNCW Receives $2.5 Million for Continuation of One-of-a-Kind Nanosatellite (June 13, 2017)

UNCW Receives Largest Corporate Gift Commitment in University History (May 1, 2017)

UNCW Student Veterans Organization Creates Scholarship for Military Spouses (April 20, 2017)



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