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 Featured in Fiske Guide to Colleges 2018 (June 14, 2017)

UNCW Earns Recognition for Excellence, Affordability in Several Spring Rankings (May 11, 2017)

Online Programs at UNCW Earn Recognition - Ranked 76th on U.S. News & World Report’s 2017 List of Best Online Bachelor’s Programs (January 10, 2017)

UNCW Named a Best College Value for 2017 by Kiplinger’s Personal Finance (December 20, 2016)

UNCW Ranks 6th Among Peer Institutions in Students Studying Abroad by Open Doors® (November 14, 2016)

UNCW Designated a ‘Military Friendly’ School (November 11, 2016)

UNCW Ranks Highly Among Best Colleges for Vets According to “Military Times” (November 7, 2016)

Three UNCW Academic Programs Earn National Rankings (October 26, 2016)



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’s DeGennaro, Durance and McCall Winners of WILMA's 2017 Women to Watch Award (October 18, 2017)

UNCW Recognized for Diversity and Inclusion Efforts (September 18, 2017)

Colleen Opalka Receives UNC Staff Assembly Scholarship (September 18, 2017)

Monteleone Recognized as a Governor's Conservation Hero for Work with Marine Pollution (September 15, 2017)

UNCW Staff Honored for Excellence (September 15, 2017)

UNCW Creative Writing Alumnae Earn Awards from North Carolina Literary Review Poetry Competition (September 15, 2017)

UNCW Faculty, Staff Honored for Achievement in Research Funding (September 13, 2017)

UNCW’s Robert Tyndall Receives Lifetime Achievement Award (August 21, 2017)

UNCW Associate Vice Chancellor Honored for Excellence and Innovation by National Association of College and University Business Officers (August 1, 2017)

UNCW Associate Professor Ann Stapleton Awarded $490,000 U.S. Department of Agriculture Grant  (July 20, 2017)

Panda Powell Completes NCURA-Eurasia Foundation Fellowship in Russia (June 19, 2017)

College of Arts and Sciences Dean Aswani Volety Receives Fulbright Award for International Education Administrators Seminar in France (April 24, 2017)

UNCW Researcher Receives $1.47M for Toxin Test Creation (April 20, 2017)

UNCW Media Production Team Collects its Fourth Telly Award (April 19, 2017)

Fulbright Scholarships to Support UNCW Educators’ Ongoing Work with African Youth (April 11, 2017)

UNCW Spring Faculty Meeting Recognizes Award Winners and Retirees (April 6, 2017)

Lori Messinger Awarded American Council on Education Fellowship (April 3, 2017)

Lookout Title Finalist for Young Lions Fiction Award (March 24, 2017)

UNCW Psychology Professor Carrie Clements Wins UNC Board of Governors Award for Excellence in Teaching (March 20, 2017)

Sean Palmer Appointed to the Gullah Geechee Cultural Heritage Corridor Commission (March 2, 2017)

Melinda J. Anderson to Serve on Council for Global Community for Academic Advising (February 20, 2017)

UNCW Educator Appointed President of North Carolina Council for Exceptional Children (February 6, 2017)

Michael Wilhelm Elected to Leadership Position with Group That Sets Standards for International Student Recruitment (January 19, 2017)

Robert Smith Named First Wendy and Dell Murphy Distinguished Professorship in Education Recipient (January 18, 2017)

Seabelles, a UNCW A Cappella Group, Competing in International Collegiate Championship (January 12, 2017)

U.S. Department of Education Recognizes UNCW for Efforts to Support Students (January 10, 2017)

UNCW Selected For Partnership in $250 Million Program to Boost Development of New Biopharmaceuticals (January 9, 2017)

National Endowment for the Arts Awards UNCW’s Ecotone Magazine and Lookout Books $10,000 Grant (December 21, 2016)

National Communication Association Honors Scott-Pollock’s Article as One of Year’s Best (December 20, 2016)

UNCW Associate Professor Part of Research Team Studying Axial Seamount, a Nearly Mile-High Undersea Volcano (December 16, 2016)

Somer Lewis Receives Robert E. Tyndall Service Award (December 9, 2016)

Johnson, Puente Winners of a 2016 Health Care Heroes Award (November 24, 2016)


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)

A Record-Setting 1,369 Donors Support UNCW’s Annual One-Day Giving Challenge (March 22, 2017)

UNCW Announces Partnership with Opera Wilmington (March 3, 2017)

Six Visiting Pakistani Scholars Continue Collaboration with UNCW Faculty (February 14, 2017)

First-Year Seminar Students Gain an Edge with Experiential Learning Opportunities (December 13, 2016)

SECU Foundation Awards UNCW $200,000 Grant to Support Rural Internship Program (December 1, 2016)


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