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Latest Website Updates

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.

UNC Infocenter

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.

Strategic Planning

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.

Presidential Search

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.

Across the System

System News

UNC System Names Fayetteville State University Chancellor Search Committee

CHAPEL HILL, NC – University of North Carolina System Interim President Bill Roper and Fayetteville State University Board of Trustees Chair Stuart Augustine have announced the formation of a 17-member search committee tasked with locating candidates for the position of chancellor at Fayetteville State University.


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UNC System announces record statewide graduation rate

CHAPEL HILL, NC – More students are graduating from the University of North Carolina System within five years than at any other time in state history, according to new data presented to the UNC Board of Governors.

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UNC System Presidential Search Committee Outlines Position Profile

CHAPEL HILL, NC – The University of North Carolina System Presidential Search Committee has released a position profile that outlines the ideal qualities and characteristics the committee is seeking for the next UNC System President.  

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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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