University of North Carolina, Wilmington (UNCW)

601 South College Road, Wilmington, NC 28403

UNCW Housing

  • On-Campus Housing Available
  • Meal Service
  • Co-ed Dorms
  • Women's Dorms
  • Sorority Housing
  • Fraternity Housing
  • Single-Student Apartments
  • Special Housing for International Students
  • Other: Theme and wellness housing.
Room & Board Expenses $8,338
Living On-Campus 36%
Living Off-Campus 64%

UNCW Ratings & Reviews

Overall College Life Rating:

Rated 4.5 of 5 Stars 3 Reviews

67% of students gave University of North Carolina, Wilmington 5 stars in College Life.

Student Ratings

Student at This School - Grad Year 2014

College Life Rating

I enjoy the campus life and have made new friends. Housing is a little old in my dorm. There are enough weekend activities to keep you busy, plus sororities and fraternities. You can be as involved as you want to be.


UNCW Campus Safety

Emergency Hotline
(910) 962-2222
Medical Center Emergency Department
(910) 962-3282
Campus Police
Lionfish Drive, Wilmington NC 28403

UNCW Athletics

Quick Facts
Team Mascot: Seahawk
School Song: UNCW Fight Song
School Colors: teal, navy blue, and gold
Official Athletics Site: www.uncwsports.com
Athletic Facilities baseball field, coliseum, soccer stadium, track complex
Athletic Conferences: NAA, NCAA
Basketball: Colonial Athletic Association
Baseball: Colonial Athletic Association
Track: Colonial Athletic Association

Athletics Department at University of North Carolina, Wilmington

Athletic Director Name
Kelly Mehrtens
Athletic Department Email
mehrtensk@uncw.edu

UNCW Student Organizations

Greek Organizations
Number of Fraternities: 13
Number of Sororities: 13
Percentage of Men in Fraternities: 10%
Percentage of Women in Sororities: 9%

Other Organizations

  • Academic Clubs
  • Business
  • Environmental
  • Gay and Lesbian
  • Music Organizations (Band, Choir, etc.)
  • Political Activism
  • Theatre/Drama
  • Religious Organizations
  • Minority Organizations
  • International Organizations
  • Student Government
  • Student Newspaper
  • Literary Magazine
  • Radio Station
  • Television Station

UNCW Student Services

Computer & Technological Services

  • Internet Access
  • Computers in Residence Halls
  • Computers in Libraries
  • Computer Labs
  • Computers in Student Center
  • Email Account Provided by School

Career & Employment Services

  • Career Counseling
  • Internship Placement
  • Career / Job Search Classes
  • Interest Inventory
  • On-Campus Job Interviews
  • Resume Assistance
  • Alumni Network
  • Interview Training
  • Other: assistance in choosing majors and applying to graduate school.

Counseling Services

  • Minority Student Counseling
  • Veteran Counseling
  • Older Student Counseling
  • Personal Counseling
  • Academic Counseling
  • Psychological Counseling
  • Other: substance abuse.

Physically Handicapped Services

  • Note-Taking Service
  • Recording Devices
  • Tutors
  • Reader Services
  • Interpreters for Hearing-Impaired
  • Special Housing
  • Adaptive Equipment
  • Talking Books
  • Other: assistive technology, speech to text/text to sound software, FM microphones.

Other Services at University of North Carolina, Wilmington

School Store / Bookstore

  • Health Services
  • Library on Campus
  • Non-Remedial Tutoring
  • Placement Services
  • Women’s Center

Famous Alumni

  • Major General Thomas A. Dyches, advisor to Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff at the Pentagon
  • David Scott Congdon, president and CEO, Old Dominion Trucking
  • David Lee Cole, chairman and CEO, The Warranty Group.

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