Media Center


The UNC Media Center provides central access to all published feature stories, system news, and press releases. Our archive holds a great deal of information about the accomplishments of our students, faculty, staff, and alumni.

Feature Stories

We’re proud of the work of our 17 campuses and affiliate institutions in providing the best possible instruction, research, and outreach to benefit the state and beyond. Take a look at some of the stories highlighting system accomplishments, initiatives, and people.

Across the System News

Read news from across the UNC system that reflects institutional priorities.

Press Releases

View our most recent announcements and access the press release archives.


Call or email the Communications staff to submit a media inquiry or interview request or ask us about a story published on our website.

Top Stories


Going Un-viral

UNC Charlotte

UNC Charlotte creating data tools to help Department of Defense track pathogen migrations

In combating international threats to public health such as the Zika virus, data could be the... more

Exploring a new Frontier

FSU, UNCG part of Gates Foundation program to increase graduation rates

Ensuring that more students earn a degree is one of the highest priorities of the University of North Carolina. Two UNC... more

Latest News

Incubating Curiosity

Incubating Curiosity

“The entrepreneurial spirit is rooted in curiosity,” proclaims a mural in the entrance hallway of the Garage, the shared workspace for NC State’s Entrepreneurship Initiative (EI).


ECU, PCC students collaborate on new law enforcement center

Design Challenge

ECU, PCC students collaborate on new law enforcement center

East Carolina University interior design students and Pitt Community College...


Spring break study abroad opportunity makes global connections

Appalachian State University’s Center for Judaic, Holocaust and Peace Studies and the College of Arts and Sciences program in Judaic, Holocaust and Peace Studies collaborated with four organizations to create a study abroad research trip in...