University of north carolina

Is a public university located in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States. Is one of three schools to claim the title of the oldest public university in the United States.  And one of the original eight Public Ivy schools.

Academic offer

Carolina offers 78 bachelors, 112 masters, 68 doctorate and seven professional degree programs through its 14 schools and the College of Arts and Sciences.

Campus:

The university’s campus is divided into three regions:

  • North campus: includes the two quads along with the Pit, Frank Porter Graham Student Union, and the Davis, House, and Wilson libraries. All classrooms are located there too along with several undergraduate residence halls.
  • Middle campus: includes Fetzer Field and Woollen Gymnasium along with the Student Recreation Center, Kenan Memorial Stadium, Irwin Belk outdoor track, Eddie Smith Field House, Boshamer Stadium, Carmichael Auditorium, the Sonja Haynes Stone Center for Black Culture and History, School of Government, School of Law, George Watts Hill Alumni Center, Ram’s Head complex, and various residence halls.
  • South campus: includes the Dean Smith Center for men’s basketball, Koury Natatorium, School of Medicine, UNC Hospitals, Kenan–Flagler Business School, and the newest student residence halls.

Housing

On campus, there are thirty-two residence halls, grouped into thirteen communities. These communities range from Olde Campus Upper Quad Community to modern communities such as Manning West.

In addition to residence halls,there are eight apartment complexes organized into three communities, Ram Village, Odum Village, and Baity Hill Student Family Housing. Along with themed housing focusing on foreign languages and substance-free living, there are also “living-learning communities” which have been formed for specific social, gender-related, or academic needs.

Sports

The university had won 40 NCAA team championships in six different sports, eighth all-time. These include twenty one NCAA championships in women’s soccer, six in women’s field hockey, four in men’s lacrosse, five in men’s basketball, one in women’s basketball, and two in men’s soccer.

Distinguished students

Michael Jordan

Vince Carter

Roy Williams

John Edward

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