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For more than 200 years, the UNC System has evolved to meet the needs of students and society. The work of visionary leaders continues that progress today with new and innovative ways to shape the future of education in the state.

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The UNC InfoCenter contains downloadable reports and data tables and interactive data tools. InfoCenter supports transparency and accountability to North Carolina taxpayers and other stakeholders, and it supports efforts to increase the University’s efficiency and impacts.

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The strategic planning process is about addressing priorities and improving our public higher education by strengthening institutions, improving student outcomes and providing access to affordable high-quality degrees.

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The Presidential Search Committee is dedicated to seeking and finding ideal candidates to serve as the President of the UNC System. This website will serve as a way to update the public, report on progress, solicit feedback, and recruit candidates.

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Thirty-Four Named to NC Governor’s Historically Black Colleges and Universities Internship Program

CHAPEL HILL, NC Thirty-four students, representing six public and private institutions from across North Carolina, have been named to internships through the North Carolina Governor’s Historically Black Colleges and Universities Internship Program.

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UNC System names three NC graduates as 2020-21 Presidential Scholars

CHAPEL HILL, NC – The University of North Carolina System Interim President Bill Roper announces that three recent UNC System graduates will serve as Presidential Scholars for the 2020-21 academic year. Presidential Scholars serve a one-year appointment and provide a wide range of professional functions for the UNC System Office. The scholars will interact with the president, his senior leadership and members of the UNC Board of Governors, and contribute and work in areas that include education, public policy, research and data trends that affect higher education.

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Brian Cole Named Ninth Chancellor of UNC School of the Arts

Chapel Hill, NC – University of North Carolina System Interim President Bill Roper has named Brian Cole as the ninth chancellor of the University of North Carolina School of the Arts (UNCSA).

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The University of North Carolina System’s 17 campuses share in its mission to discover, create, transmit, and apply knowledge. Nearly 250,000 students are enrolled at 16 universities and the NC School of Science and Mathematics, the country’s first public residential high school for gifted students. Each year, we graduate more than 55,000 students from undergraduate, graduate, and professional degree programs. Our alumni emerge as leaders, creators, and researchers, prepared to connect with and give back to their communities.

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