Instructions

Mailing address for all materials:

UNCG Undergraduate Admissions
P.O. Box 26170
Greensboro, NC 27402-6170

Students wishing to submit an application for admission to The University of North Carolina at Greensboro should review the following information.

  • The application is for use by domestic undergraduate freshman, transfer, second-degree, and former UNCG students.
  • Please review the general application information prior to completing this application.
  • Regulations implemented by the UNC system require us to request additional information regarding Community Standards Questions, if needed.
  • We often need additional information from applicants after the initial review of their applications due to incomplete and/or omitted information. All requested information must be received by our posted deadlines.

High School Students:

  • Submit the Undergraduate Application for Admission no later than March 1 for the fall semester and no later than November 15 for the spring semester. The freshman application includes an optional essay.  Students who wish to be considered for university scholarships must complete the application process (including a required essay) by December 1, 2014. All required credentials must be submitted by that date.
  • Submit the $55 nonrefundable application fee. Applications received without the fee will not be processed.

Freshman Application Timeline

Received by:

Notification no later than:

December 1

January 31

Received after:

Notification:

December 1

Rolling basis (four to six weeks from completion date)

Received after:

Reviewed:

March 1

Space-available basis until July 15

  • Have your high school counselor send your official high school transcript showing senior courses in progress to UNCG. The address is:
    Undergraduate Admissions
    The University of North Carolina at Greensboro
    Armfield-Preyer Admissions & Visitor Center
    P.O. Box 26170
    Greensboro, NC 27402-6170
  • If you have not already done so, take the SAT or ACT and request that official scores be forwarded to UNCG directly from the testing agency. You can request that UNCG receive your scores by calling the College Board SAT Program (Princeton, NJ 08541) at 609.771.7600 (UNCG Code Number 5913). For ACT scores, call the American College Testing Program at 319.337.1313 (UNCG code number 3166).
  • If you have completed any college courses while enrolled in high school, request that the registrar(s) of the college(s) send an official transcript of your record directly to UNCG.

Transfer Students:

  • Submit the Undergraduate Application for Admission and all credentials by July 15 for the fall semester or November 15 for the spring semester. Applications will be considered on a rolling basis and space permitting.
  • Submit the $55 nonrefundable application fee. Applications received without the fee will not be processed.
  • Request that the registrar of each institution you have attended (including summer session or extension work) send an official transcript of your record directly to UNCG. Request that your high school mail an official transcript directly to the UNCG Office of Undergraduate Admissions. If applicable, an official copy of your GED scores needs to be submitted along with an official high school transcript.
  • A student who has fewer than 24 transferable semester hours of credit must also submit SAT or ACT test scores. You can request that UNCG receive your scores by calling the College Board SAT Program (Princeton, NJ 08541) at 609.771.7600 (UNCG Code Number 5913). For ACT scores, call the American College Testing Program at 319.337.1313 (UNCG code number 3166).

Second-degree Students:

  • Submit the Undergraduate Application for Admission and all credentials by July 15 for fall consideration or November 15 for spring consideration. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis and space permitting.
  • Submit the $55 nonrefundable application fee. Applications received without the fee will not be processed.
  • Request that the registrar of each institution you have attended (including summer session or graduate work) send an official transcript of your record directly to UNCG.
  • Make sure your choice of major is clearly indicated. Your second degree must be different from your first degree earned. Undecided is not an option for second-degree students.

Former Students:

  • Submit the Undergraduate Application for Admission and all credentials by August 1 for fall consideration or December 1 for spring consideration. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis and space permitting.
  • Submit the $55 nonrefundable application fee. Applications received without the fee will not be processed.
  • If you have attended school since leaving UNCG, request that the registrar of each institution you have attended (including summer session or graduate work) send an official transcript of your record directly to UNCG.
  • Former students must clear all holds from their record, if applicable.
  • Former students who have been dismissed must file an appeal.

International Students:

International students must apply using the International Student Application.

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