University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is also called UNC, UNC-Chapel Hill or simply Chapel Hill. It is located at Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA. The college hosts nearly 30,000 students who can choose from studies including Liberal Arts, English, History, Biology, Business Administration and Mathematics.

UNC was chartered in 1789 as one of the oldest public colleges in the US. Unlike most schools in Confederate States, UNC stayed open during the Civil War. But the town lost a larger percentage of its people than any other Southern village. The university closed in 1870 and would not open again until 1875. 

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Ranking #95
University Name University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Acronym UNC
Year Established 1789
Motto Lux Libertas
Motto in English Light, Liberty
Colors Carolina blue and white


Address 103 S Bldg Cb 9100, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States
Phone +1 (919) 962 2211
Fax +1 (919) 962-2279
Website University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Website
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International Students Allowed Yes
Student Body Men and Women
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