Location: Raleigh, N.C.
Type: four-year, public
Year founded: 1887
Total enrollment (fall 2013): 34,009
Undergraduate enrollment (fall 2013): 24,536
Undergraduate applicants (fall 2013): 25,542
Acceptance rate: 46 percent
Graduation rate (after four years, 2013): 41
In-state undergraduate tuition and fees (2014-15): $4,148.21
Sports nickname: Wolfpack
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Students considering whether to apply for student body vice president next year might need to check the size of their wallets first.
UNC tailback Giovani Bernard has been steady for the Tar Heels all season. Even in the Duke loss he had another 100-plus yard game. He’s UNC’s best weapon. Edge: UNC
RALEIGH — Entering Thursday night’s matchup in Raleigh, the North Carolina women’s soccer team had lost to N.C. State just once since the teams began their series in 1985, and the Wolfpack had yet to win a conference game this season.
North Carolina men’s soccer coach Carlos Somoano and N.C. State coach Kelly Findley are both in the middle of their second seasons as head coaches in the Atlantic Coast Conference.
RALEIGH — Kealia Ohai sprinted around N.C. State’s soccer field for 45 minutes and came up empty. But all it took was one play in the second half to vindicate her effort.
Students following last week’s presidential debate on Twitter might be unaware that their tweets were being analyzed by more than just their followers.
UNC-CH and N.C. State University are two of only a handful of universities nationwide where research has remained relatively unscathed by state budget cuts in the past decade, according to a recent report.
An odor in the N.C. State University water supply kept orientation students from drinking fountain water for more than a day.
As UNC-system administrators discuss new enrollment funding models, schools throughout the system are already planning changes.
It’s good to be home. After almost three weeks of road matches, including a trip to Puerto Rico during spring break, that’s exactly how the No. 11 North Carolina women’s tennis team felt. That home-court advantage showed Wednesday with a convincing 6-1 victory against N.C. State.
China-based Ming Yang Wind Power will officially open a research and development center at N.C. State University today — a step toward the potential construction of wind farms in North Carolina.
Students hoping to fend off zombies at N.C. State University could have to alter their weaponry in the future.
With the help of money from a national $600,000 grant, five local colleges will be working with a philanthropic organization to make higher education more accessible to the growing Hispanic population.
The two first-half scoring plays might not have been executed exactly the way North Carolina drew them up. But if the first two goals of UNC’s 4-0 ACC tournament victory against North Carolina State were diagrammed, they would look very similar.
The No. 3 North Carolina men’s soccer team beat North Carolina State 4-0 in the ACC tournament quarterfinals Tuesday, but it had to do so without leading-scorer Billy Schuler.
The man leading post-Gadhafi Libya — a country transitioning from a war-torn state — isn’t a politician. And he’s spent most of his life in the United States.