The Best & Worst

Location
Chapel Hill, NC
Undergrads
17,437
Tuition (in-state)
$24,954 ($5,128)
Admission Difficulty
Hard
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Best Of

Highest Grades

  1. 1
    Quality academics
  2. 2
    Research opportunities in every department
  3. 3
    Stellar athletic teams
  4. 4
    The campus on a nice day
  5. 5
    Diversity
  6. 6
    Talented professors and staff
  7. 7
    The quintessential college town that is Chapel Hill
  8. 8
    All of the on-campus groups and organizations
  9. 9
    Franklin Street (on Halloween especially)
  10. 10
    Late night restaurant and dining hall options

Facts & Statistics

Happy Students
97% of students return after their first year.
Proven Success
89% of students will complete their education and graduate with a degree.
Knowledgeable Professors
96% of students surveyed rated the general knowledge of professors as above average.
Big Dorms
54% of students surveyed felt that dorms were more spacious than average.
Campus Pride
67% of students surveyed said that they love everything about the school and have a lot of campus pride.
Highly Satisfied Students
89% of students surveyed would make the same school choice if they could do it all over again.
Strong Alumni Network
61% of students surveyed said the alumni network is very strong and involved in activities on campus.
Vibrant Social Scene
67% of students surveyed agreed that there are lots of popular activities around campus every day.
Learn from the Best
90% of faculty have earned the highest degree in their field.
Help to Succeed
The school has academic and career counseling available to help you when you need it.
Get AP Credit
If you took AP classes in high school, you might be able to get college credit for them.
Work Part-Time During School
Employment services are available for students.
Help Getting Hired
Placement services are available to graduates.
Students Stick Around
Only 3% of students transfer out.

Worst Of

Lowest Grades

  1. 1
    Getting good basketball tickets
  2. 2
    Unpredictable weather
  3. 3
    Academic advisers
  4. 4
    Lack of campus parking
  5. 5
    Dining hall food
  6. 6
    Connect Carolina, your gateway to class registration
  7. 7
    Packed libraries during exam season
  8. 8
    Student health services
  9. 9
    The guy-girl ratio (for the girls)
  10. 10
    Foreign professors with thick accents
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