SUCCESS AGAINST ALL ODDS
Magnolia Long was diagnosed with cystic fibrosis when she was six months old and was given a life expectancy of 34 years. When applying for college, she wondered if she would be able to succeed despite all of her health challenges. Four years and a life-changing surgery later, she has the degree to prove that she did more than just survive – she thrived thanks to UNC Greensboro’s flexibility and support.
“I have so much life to live and so much to offer, and UNCG has given me the opportunities to do things I’ve always wanted to do and become the person I’ve always dreamt of becoming.”
– Magnolia Long, Political Science
Find Your Way Here
UNC Greensboro creates remarkable real-world impact, every day.
A Welcoming Environment for a Vast Array of Students
Creates opportunity for all students to thrive, belong, learn, create, transform, succeed.
Collective and Tenacious Focus on Student Success
Proactive, intentional commitment with students; Passion for teaching.
Everyday, Real-World Impact
Balance academics, research, and services to make a real-world difference every day with students, through alumni and in our communities.
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Become a Spartan
Begin your path to an inspiring future right here. In and out of the classroom, the welcoming and engaged campus community, challenging programs, and tenacious focus on student success at UNC Greensboro will help you reach not only the goals you’ve set, but also the ones you have yet to imagine.
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Find Your Specialty
At UNC Greensboro, you can boldly declare who you are and expect to be valued, challenged, and supported—every day.
The College of Arts & Sciences and seven professional schools have more than 125 areas of study and over 80 graduate programs offering more than 180 advanced degrees. Learn more about each UNCG major, concentration, and pre-professional area of interest.
Experience the Campus
Across the UNC Greensboro campus, you’ll find an inclusive community where we know one another by name and stop to say hello. Our vast array of students bring and share their life experiences, both locally and globally, making the UNCG community a rich, vibrant place. You’ll find our campus as welcoming as it is beautiful.
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Number One in NC for Social Mobility, U.S. News & World Report
Princeton Review’s Best Colleges 22 consecutive years
2020 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity Award
Money Magazine’s Best Colleges 2020
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