Considering college in the United States? Think North Carolina!
North Carolina is a vibrant state, consistently awarded top rankings for study, work, starting a business, and taking a vacation. The 10th largest state in the United States, North Carolina is a leader in biotechnology, medical research, agriculture, and banking and is home to a world class public university system—the University of North Carolina.
People from all corners of the globe are drawn to North Carolina for its moderate climate, friendly environment, low cost of living, and abundant cultural and recreational opportunities. North Carolina is a top destination for people, young and old. Experience North Carolina’s Smoky Mountains and beaches of the Outer Banks, some of the country’s most beautiful natural resources.
Join the 12,000 international students already studying in North Carolina. Discover the rich diversity of offerings at the 16 campuses of the University of North Carolina, the nation’s oldest public university.
We invite you to explore this website to learn about our programs, our campuses, and life in North Carolina.