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Colleges / The University of North Carolina at Greensboro

The University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Greensboro, NC 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate92%

About UNC Greensboro

The University of North Carolina at Greensboro is a public, state university in the city of Greensboro, North Carolina. UNC Greensboro was founded in 1891. The university enrolls around 17,978 students per year, including 14,198 undergraduates.

2022 Acceptance Rate for The University of North Carolina at Greensboro

It is moderately difficult to get into UNC Greensboro. In 2022, UNC Greensboro accepted 92% of applicants. In 2022, 11,515 students applied to UNC Greensboro and 10,587 were admitted.

The University of North Carolina at Greensboro Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 92%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate 82%
Average GPA 3.6
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting ACT scores 82%
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 5%

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The University of North Carolina at Greensboro is located in the city of Greensboro, North Carolina, near Greensboro - Winston-Salem - High Point.

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College Info

1400 Spring Garden Street Greensboro, NC 27412-5001

Campus Setting: Urban

UNC Greensboro Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Mar 1

Transfer Applications are Due

Jul 15

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to UNC Greensboro is Mar 1.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to UNC Greensboro is Jul 15.

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UNC Greensboro SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1110 - 1280


Math SAT Range

540 - 620


Reading SAT Range

570 - 660

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

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1280 and Above


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1110 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for UNC Greensboro students is 1083. Applicants with SAT scores of 1280 and above have a good chance of being admitted to UNC Greensboro, while applicants with SAT scores between 1110 to 1280 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1110 have a low chance of being offered a spot at UNC Greensboro.

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Wondering what life at UNC Greensboro is like? There are approximately 17,978 students enrolled at UNC Greensboro, including 14,198 undergraduate students and 3,780 graduate students. 82% percent of students attend school full-time, 96% percent are from NC and 4% percent of students are from other states.


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