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University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

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Carolina's vibrant people and programs attest to the University's long-standing place among leaders in higher education since it was chartered in 1789 and opened its doors for students in 1795 as the nation’s first public university. Situated in the beautiful college town of Chapel Hill, N.C., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC) has earned a reputation as one of the best universities in the world. Carolina prides itself on a strong, diverse student body, academic opportunities not found anywhere else, and a value unmatched by any public university in the nation.

Country United States
School name University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
City Chapel Hill
Degree Bachelor, Master, PhD
College of Arts & Sciences
Eshelman School of Pharmacy
General College
Gillings School of Global Public Health
Kenan-Flagler Business School
Information & Library Science
Journalism & Mass Communication
Graduate School
Electrical, Civil, or Mechanical Engineering
Textile Science
Veterinary Medicine or Animal Science
School of Business (Kenan-Flagler Business School)
School of Dentistry
School of Education
School of Law
School of Medicine
School of Pharmacy (Eshelman School of Pharmacy)
Coed/Woman Coeducation
Establishment Public
Language used in the class English
Religious background N/A
Year of foundation 1789
The number of students (Undergraduate) 18,370
The number of students (Graduate) 8,197
Test required for admission The Common Application and the university's Writing Supplement (document screening)
% applicants admitted 25.3%
The number of foreign students 2,775
ARWU Rank (2013 ranking) 43
QS Rank (2013 rankings) 54
THE Rank (2013 rankings) 47
Address Jackson Hall, 153A Country Club Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 USA
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