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University of North Carolina Charlotte

Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
UNC Charlotte is North Carolina's urban research institution. Our campus is located in the piedmont of North Carolina, just two hours from the mountains and three hours from the Atlantic Ocean. A large public university with a small college feel, more than 27,200 students consider UNC Charlotte’s 1,000-acre campus their home away from home.

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History

UNC Charlotte is North Carolina's urban research university. It leverages its location in the state's largest city to offer internationally competitive programs of research and creative activity, exemplary undergraduate, graduate and professional programs, and a focused set of community engagement initiatives. 

Global Student Satisfaction Awards 2019

GSSA 2019

The Global Student Satisfaction Awards empower students across the globe to determine the best universities of 2019. By rating institutions on a scale from 1 to 5, on multiple studies-related questions, we found the top educators in the world.

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University Ranking

Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report
2020
815 -51
2019
764 17
2018
781
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report presents all the top universities from the U.S. and 60 other countries around the world.
Academic Ranking of World Universities by Shanghai Jiao Tong University
2019
901
2018
901
2017
-
ARWU World University rankings is the first world university ranking. It ranks the world's top 1000 colleges and universities based on objective indicator.

Student Life

There are many ways for students to get involved in campus life beyond the classroom, whether through joining one of hundreds of student organizations, participating in intramurals or sport clubs, or by attending a cultural event or University-sponsored activity. Get involved and Stake Your Claim on Niner Nation!

Student Reviews

Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

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Anonymous rated 3 out of 5 stars

I came to Charlotte expecting the world. But like every school in the world without friends life can become a bit challenging. UNCC has a lot of commuter students, so it was hard to find people to hang out with. Of course, there were students everywhere, but it seemed like everyone already had their own cliques and friend groups established. I was very lonely, so...

Charlotte, North Carolina, United States

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