What's New

New learning community offerings

Looking for a way to make the most of your time at UNCG? Consider joining a learning community, which will help you learn to think critically and see learning beyond the classroom – and make new friends along the way! Visit learningcommunities.uncg.edu to explore the newest options.

Connect with us on Facebook and YouTube

Visit our Facebook page for tips on applying, campus visit information, photos of UNCG, and posts from prospective and incoming students. Also check out our new YouTube channel for videos about academic and campus life, special programs such as study abroad and Lloyd International Honors College, athletics, the arts, and much more!

Apply online through SpartanLink

Are you ready to apply to UNCG? Applying is easier than ever with our new online application in SpartanLink. Just visit spartanlink.uncg.edu to create your account and follow the instructions to apply online.

National recognition for UNCG

  • Included in The Princeton Review's "Best Colleges" guide 15 years in a row.
  • Ranked in top 50 nationally in graduation rates, accessibility, and affordability according to Time magazine.
  • The Princeton Review also named UNCG one of 135 Best Southeastern Colleges.
  • College Factual ranks UNCG 56th in the nation on its "Best Colleges for the Money" list.

  • UNCG’s School of Education is ranked among the best in the nation, according to the most recent rating of graduate schools by U.S. News & World Report.
  • The Best Graduate Schools in America 2013 guide also ranks UNCG's counselor education program fifth in the nation.
  • Member of the Folger Institute, a center for advanced study in the humanities and fine arts.
  • One of three UNC system schools with a chapter of the respected Phi Beta Kappa academic honor society.
  • Ranked by Washington Monthly since 2006 among U.S. universities that contribute most to the public good.
  • Named to the 2013 Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll for commitment to service learning and civic engagement.
  • Recognized three years straight by Victory Media as a military-friendly school.
  • Ranked No. 56 among the best colleges for the money nationwide by College Factual.

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Catch the Spartan spirit! Learn about school pride from UNCG students and our men’s basketball coach, Wes Miller.