UNCG is garnering national attention and awards for its challenging academic programs, supportive environment and engaged community. Take a look at some of our latest accomplishments and meaningful contributions on campus, in the community and around the globe.

Challenging Academic Programs


U.S. News & World Report ranked three UNCG online programs among the best in the nation in the 2015 list of Best Online Programs.


UNCG’s slate of online programs has earned a top 10 ranking for affordability from


The graduate program in the Department of Human Development and Family Studies has earned a Top 10 ranking by the The HDFS Report.

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Supportive Environment


UNCG is a Military Friendly School for the fourth straight year, putting it in the top 15 percent of colleges and universities nationwide that are doing the most to support veterans and ensure their success.


UNCG is ranked among the best colleges for your money nationwide by College Factual, a new site that guides students through the college selection process.


The Education Trust singles out UNCG among the nation’s universities for its success at closing the gap in graduation rates between black and white students.

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Engaged Community


UNCG’s innovative dynamic mailbox system has been honored as one of University Business Magazine’s Models of Efficiency.


For the fifth year in a row, UNCG has earned the “Tree Campus USA” designation for promoting healthy trees and encouraging the spirit of conservation. 


For the eighth consecutive year, UNCG is highlighted on Washington Monthly’s list of American universities that contribute most to the public good.

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