ACCOLADES

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

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For the 19th straight year, UNCG has been named to the Princeton Review’s “The Best 382 Colleges” list for excellence in undergraduate education.

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UNCG ranks third among public universities in North Carolina according to the 2017 College Choice “25 Best Colleges in North Carolina” list.

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U.S. News and World Report ranked UNCG on its “Best Colleges” list for the 26th consecutive year.

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Supportive Environment

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UNC Greensboro has been named a “College of Distinction,” an honor awarded to only four public universities in North Carolina.

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UNCG ranked No. 21, ahead of all other UNC System Schools, in Washington Monthly’s “Best Bang for the Buck Southeast Colleges” ranking.

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.

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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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