The University of North Carolina (UNC) was founded in 1789 and is located in Chapel Hill, NC just 12 miles from neighboring Durham, home to UNC rival Duke. The public school's suburban campus covers 729 acres of land, and is home to total of 18,523, undergraduate students. UNC is ranked 30th amongst national universities, with The University of Virginia being a close academic comparison. Students who apply to UNC tend to apply to UVA, Vanderbilt, and Duke University as well.
Location: Chapel Hill, NC
Tuition: $8,591 USD in-state, $33,673 USD out-of-state
Sports Divisions: NCAA Division I
Greek Life: Yup