UNC-Wilmington

Location: Wilmington, N.C.

Type: four-year, public

Year founded: 1947

Total enrollment (fall 2014): 14,611

Undergraduate enrollment: 12,993

Undergraduate applicants (fall 2013): 10,838

Acceptance rate (fall 2013): 56.8 percent

Graduation rate (after four years, 2013): 52 percent

In-state undergraduate tuition and fees (2014-15): $6,392

Sports nickname: Seahawks

Website: www.uncw.edu

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UNC-Wilmington, UNC-Greensboro evaluate and test alert systems

UNC-CH is not the only school reviewing its campus alert system. Officials at UNC-Wilmington are also investigating their alert system after it failed to notify students of a July 29 shooting. Investigators are working to issue a full report detailing the source of the failure by the end of this week, said Cindy Lawson, a spokeswoman for UNC-W in an email.