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University of North Carolina at Pembroke

1 University Drive, Pembroke, United States
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  • Total Documents
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  • Class Notes
    3
  • Textbook Notes
    0
  • Study Guides
    0
  • Currently Enrolled
    25
  • Previously Enrolled
    28

Overview of University of North Carolina at Pembroke (UNCP)

About this school

Pembroke State is a public arts and sciences university. Founded in 1887 to serve the Native Americans of the area, admission was opened in 1954 to all qualified applicants. Its 126-acre campus is located in Pembroke, in south-central North Carolina.
  • Institution Type


    Public

  • Undergraduate Students


    • Undergraduate Students:5,481
    • Men:2,152 Men (39.3%)
    • Women:3,329 Women (60.7%)

Location

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Admission Information (UNCP)

Freshman Admission Requirements

Difficulty of Admission


Admission to University of North Carolina at Pembroke is moderately difficult: more than 75% of freshmen were in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT I or over 18 on the ACT; about 85% or fewer of all applicants accepted.

High School Preparation


  • High School Graduation:

    High school diploma required and GED is accepted

  • High School Program:

    College preparatory program is recommended

Required Or Recomended High School Units


SubjectRequired UnitsRecommended Units
English
4
-
Mathematics
4
-
Science
3
-
Foreign Language
2
-
Social Studies
1
-
History
1
-
Academic Electives
-
-

Examinations Required


ExamRequiredScores Due Date
SAT or ACT
Required
June 30
SAT Only
-
-
ACT Only
-
-
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT
-
-
SAT Subject Tests Only
-
-
Essay/TestStatusScores Due Date
SAT Essay Component Policy
Not Reported
ACT Writing Test Policy
Accepted with or without writing component
ACT Writing Test Policy
SAT: Not used ACT: Not used

Admission Details

Admissions Office


Address
One University Drive, PO Box 1510
City, State, Zip
Pembroke, NC 28372-1510
Phone
(910) 521-6262
Fax
-
Email

Application Dates And Fees


Regular Admission Deadline
June 30
Application Fee
$45
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling
Accept Offer Of Admission
Not reported
Waiting List Used
No
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted

Early Admission


Early Decision Offered
No
Early Decision Deadline
-
Early Decision Notification
-
Early Action Offered
No
Early Action Deadline
-
Early Action Notification
-

Application Form


Common Application
Not accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application

Other Application Requirements


Interview
Not Required
Essay Or Personal Statement
Recommended for all freshmen
Letters Of Recommendation
1 required for some freshmen
Other
-
Financial Need
Financial need is not a consideration in the admissions process

Selection of Students

Factors involed in acceptance process.
4 star = most important, 1 star = least important.

FactorImportance
Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA
Standardized Tests
Class Rank
Recommendations
Essay
Interview
Level of Applicant's Interest
Extracurricular Activities
Volunteer Work
Particular Talent/Ability
Character/Personal Qualities
First Generation to Attend College
State Residency
Geographic Residence
Relation with Alumnus
Religious Affiliation/Commitment
Ethnicity
Work Experience

Profile of Fall Admission

Overall Admission Rate


Overall Admission Rate
81% of 4,549 applicants were admitted
Women
82% of 2,675 applicants were admitted
Men
78% of 1,874 applicants were admitted

Students Enrolled


Students Enrolled
1,594 (43%) of 3,666 admitted students enrolled
Women
877 (40%) of 2,197 admitted students enrolled
Men
717 (49%) of 1,469 admitted students enrolled

Grade Point Average of Enrolled First-Year Students


Average GPA
3.48
375 And Above
30%
3.50 - 3.74
17%
3.25 - 3.49
17%
3.00 - 3.24
14%
2.50 - 2.99
22%
2.00 - 2.49
-

SAT Score of Enrolled First-Year Students


Sat Math
495 average |450-530 range of middle 50%
• Score 700 - 800
0%
• Score 600 - 700
5%
• Score 500 - 600
41%
• Score 400 - 500
50%
• Score 300 - 400
4%
• Score 200 - 300
0%
• Score 700 - 800
0%
• Score 600 - 700
9%
• Score 500 - 600
44%
• Score 400 - 500
45%
• Score 300 - 400
2%
• Score 200 - 300
0%

ACT Scores of Enrolled First-Year Students


Act Composite
19 average |18-21 range of middle 50%
• Score 30 - 36
0%
• Score 24 - 29
10%
• Score 18 - 23
59%
• Score 12 - 17
30%
• Score 6 - 11
0%
• Score 5 Or Below
0%

Tuition & Financial Aid (UNCP)

Tuition & Expenses

Cost of Attendance


  • Books & Supplies: - In-state: $5,955|Out-of-state: $17,546 (30.67%)
  • Room & Board: - $8,782 (45.23%)
  • Other Expenses: - $1,505 (7.75%)
  • Tuition & Fees: - $3,175 (16.35%)
Books & Supplies
Room & Board
Other Expenses
Tuition & Fees

Payment Plans


University of North Carolina at Pembroke accepts prepayment plan, installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid

Financial Aid Office


Email
-
Website
Net Price Calculator Url

Application Process


Application Deadline
Priority deadline March 1
Award Notification Date
On a rolling basis beginning April 15
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology

Forms Required


Forms RequiredFiling Cost
FAFSA| Code is 002954
Free

Profile of 2017-18 Financial Aid

First-Year Student


Financial Aid Applicants
998 (96.0%) of freshmen
Found To Have Financial Need
872 (87.4%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
854 (97.9%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
56 (6.6%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
59%
Average Award
$9,498
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 736 (86.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,837
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 743 (87.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,433
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 207 (24.2%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
13 (1.3%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $1,533

All Undergraduates


Financial Aid Applicants
4,080 (90.9%) of undergraduates
Found To Have Financial Need
3,689 (90.4%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
3,609 (97.8%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
250 (6.9%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
62%
Average Award
$10,050
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 3,102 (86.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,683
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 3,123 (86.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,257
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 674 (18.7%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
46 (1.0%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $1,819

Borrowing


2016 Graduates with Loans
84%
Average Indebtedness Of 2016 Graduates
$25,831
Parents Of Students Receiving Aid
Not reported
Parents Of Students Not Receiving Aid
Not reported

Financial Aid Programs

Scholarchips And Grants


Need Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships
Non Need Based Available
Academic scholarships

Non-Need Awards


Academic Interest/Achievement
Education
Creative Arts/Performance
Art/Fine Arts
Special Achievements/Activities
Not reported
Special Characteristics
Children and Siblings of Alumni

Employment


Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$2,000

Academics & Instruction (UNCP)

Academics Overview

Academic Calendar System


Semester

Summer Session


Offered

Graduation Requirements

General Education/Core Cirriculum


Required

Computer


Students not required to own/lease a computer

Foreign Language


Not required

Math/Science


Required for all students

Faculty & Instruction

Full-Time Faculty


288

Part-Time Faculty


99

Full-Time Faculty With Ph.D./Terminal Degree


57%

Regular Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 15% of classes
  • 10-19 students: - 34% of classes
  • 20-29 students: - 27% of classes
  • 30-39 students: - 14% of classes
  • 40-49 students: - 8% of classes
  • 50-99 students: - 2% of classes
% of Classes
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
40-49
50-99
# of Students

Discussion Section/Lab Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 38% of discussion sections/labs
  • 10-19 students: - 34% of discussion sections/labs
  • 20-29 students: - 28% of discussion sections/labs
% of Sections/Labs
2-9
10-19
20-29
# of Students

Advanced Placement

International Baccalaureate


Not accepted

Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations


Accepted for placement and credit

Sophomore Standing


Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources

Libraries


Library Available On Campus
Yes
Holdings
633,425
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available On Campus
501
Internet E Mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction


Offered

Tutoring


Available

Services for Students Requiring Accommodations


Available

Services for Students with Accessibility Needs


University of North Carolina at Pembroke provides hearing impaired services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Undergraduate Retention & Graduation

Returning First-Year Students


68.7%

Students Graduating Within 4 Years


20.2%

Students Graduating Within 5 Years


35%

Students Graduating Within 6 Years


38.0%

Programs & Majors (UNCP)

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors (45)


  • Accounting
  • American Indian/Native American Studies
  • Art Teacher Education
  • Athletic Training/Trainer
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Biotechnology
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Chemistry, General
  • College Student Counseling and Personnel Services
  • Computer Science
  • Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
  • Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • English/Language Arts Teacher Education
  • Environmental Science
  • Fine/Studio Arts, General
  • Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General
  • History, General
  • Information Technology
  • Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
  • Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching
  • Mass Communication/Media Studies
  • Mathematics Teacher Education
  • Mathematics, General
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
  • Music Performance, General
  • Music Teacher Education
  • Music, General
  • Philosophy and Religious Studies, Other
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Public Administration
  • Reading Teacher Education
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
  • Secondary School Administration/Principalship
  • Social Studies Teacher Education
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Special Education and Teaching, General

Most Popular Disciplines


Offered

Professional Degree Programs


Some online degree programs

Special Programs


Accelerated program, Cooperative work study program, Distance learning, Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session

Study Abroad


Homeland security, law enforcement, firefighting, and protective services, Parks and recreation, Biological/life sciences

Online Degrees


None

Graduate and Professional Education

Master's Degrees Offered


Not reported

Master's Programs of Study (19)


  • Art Education
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Counseling Psychology
  • Counselor Education
  • Education--General
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Elementary Education
  • English Education
  • Exercise and Sports Science
  • Mathematics Education
  • Nursing Education
  • Nursing and Healthcare Administration
  • Nursing--General
  • Physical Education
  • Public Administration
  • Reading Education
  • Science Education
  • Social Sciences Education
  • Social Work

Campus Life (UNCP)

Location & Geography

Population


2,973

Nearest Metropolitan Area


Campus Size


264 acres

Weather


Temperature
29.6 average low in January, 85.8 average high in September
Rain
113 rainy days per year

Available Transportation


Nearest Bus Station
15 mile(s) from campus in Lumberton
Nearest Train Station
40 mile(s) from campus in Fayetteville

Housing

College Housing


College offers housing to students

Types of Housing


Men only housing, women only housing, coed housing

Students of College Housing


37% of all students

Housing Restrictions


Freshmen are required to live on campus

Freshman Housing Guarantee


Freshmen are given priority consideration for housing

Students Living Off Campus/Commuting


63%

Security

24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices


Available

24-Hour Security Patrols


Available

Late-Night Transport/Escort Services


Available

Electronically Operated Housing Entrances


Available

Personal Support Services

Health Service


Offered

Personal Counseling


Offered

Child Care


Not offered

Sports & Recreation

School Athletics


Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division II
Mascot
Braves
School Colors
Black and gold

Intercollegiate Athletics (Women)


FactorOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross-Country Running
Football
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Track And Field
Volleyball
Wrestling

Intercollegiate Athletics (Men)


SportOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross-Country Running
Football
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Track And Field
Volleyball
Wrestling

Recreational Sports


Intramural Sports
basketball, bowling, cheerleading, football, golf, racquetball, rugby, sand volleyball, soccer, softball, swimming and diving, tennis, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball, weight lifting, wrestling

Student Activities

Activities And Organizations


University of North Carolina at Pembroke offers choral groups, marching band, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, television station, national fraternities, national sororities, health careers club, spectrum, graduate student organization, phi alpha, national association for the advancement of colored people

Sororities


5% of women participate

Fraternities


6% of men participate

ROTC


Army ROTC offered on campus, Air Force ROTC offered on campus

Student Body

Co-educational


Yes

Number of Full-Time Undergraduates


4,483

Undergraduates


All Undergraduates
5,481
Women
3,329
Men
2,152

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.


  • 15.7% American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 2.1% Asian
  • 34.7% Black/African-American
  • 5.5% Hispanic/Latino
  • 2.8% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
  • 0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
  • 37.5% White
  • 1.8% Unknown

International Students


0.7% from 15 countries

Average Age


24

Number of Graduate Students


771

Student Resources (UNCP)

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