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The University of North Carolina at Pembroke
PO Box 1510
Pembroke, NC 28372-1510
800-949-8627
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PO Box 1510
Pembroke, NC 28372
910-521-6262
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Pembroke, NC 28372-1510
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UNC Pembroke

UNC Pembroke

UNC Pembroke is a comprehensive university offering degree programs at the baccalaureate and master's levels. Its instructional programs are organized into a College of Arts and Sciences, a School of Business, a School of Education, and a School of Graduate Studies. With a total enrollment of 5,827, the university offers 43 bachelor's and 17 master's degrees. UNC Pembroke is committed to equality of opportunity.

With a student-faculty ratio of 16:1 and an average class size hovering at 30 students, Pembroke occupies the enviable position of being able to treat each student as an individual. Because of the rigors of the curriculum and the personal attention students receive, graduates go on to create vibrant, interesting lives for themselves.

Located in the small community of Pembroke (population: 2,700), in the southeastern region of North Carolina, UNC Pembroke is the safest campus among UNC schools, and, according to U.S. News and World Report, one of the nation's most diverse. Pembroke is 30 minutes south of Fayetteville, a city of approximately 130,000, and is 1 1/2 hours from the Atlantic coast and one hour from the resort city of Pinehurst.

As the fastest growing university—public or private—in the state, UNC Pembroke's campus is undergoing a comprehensive beautification process. A more than $120 million building program is making the campus a better place for students to live and study. The University is always adding more academic programs to meet the needs of students and constituents. Adding new programs also means adding the best and brightest teachers and scholars—faculty members who are committed to helping students develop as citizens and professionals. Visit UNC Pembroke's campus—you'll like what you see!

Points of pride

  • UNCP is one of the fastest growing public or private universities in North Carolina; it has grown more than 48 percent in the last five years.
  • UNCP leads all sixteen University of North Carolina system schools in student satisfaction in a wide range of areas, including overall academic experience and campus safety.
  • UNCP's School of Education ranks among an elite group of seven (out of 48) North Carolina universities to receive an "exemplary" rating by the State Board of Education.
  • According to U.S. News and World Report, UNCP is one of the most diverse campuses in the country.
  • UNCP's job placement rate for students is about 87 percent one year after graduation.