Your Journey Begins at Carolina.

You’re searching for a university that will open doors to the future you’ve always imagined. We’re here to help.

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of Carolina’s new students will be first in their families to graduate from college.

of enrolling students were among the top 10 students in their high school class.

of new students took part in service activities while in high school.

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Every UNC student that I met was so welcoming and nice. It makes me happy to know that UNC-Chapel Hill is full of so many friendly faces.

New Students


students joined Carolina in Fall 2023 as first-years or transfers. Our students make our campus the special place it is — one that's full of caring people, asking important questions, unafraid to explore.

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Affording Carolina

We are committed to meeting 100 percent of your family’s demonstrated financial need.

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First-Year Seminars

Small seminar classes let new Carolina students ask big questions and connect with their professors — and each other — in meaningful ways.

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