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UNCG is a community-engaged university invested in making a difference at home, across North Carolina, and beyond. Our teacher-scholars, students, and partners dig deep, innovate, and form powerful collaborations to transform knowledge and lives.


high research activity doctoral university

Carnegie Foundation classification


FY22 external funding

FY22 awards highest in history

1 of 60

High Research activity doctoral universities

Carnegie Foundation classification


Campus-wide centers & institutes

translating ideas to impact


patents in 5 years


uncg has funded projects active in every county in our state


uncg has funded projects in 34 different countries

1 of 4

NSF Innovation corps sites in NC

to move innovations to the marketplace


ICORPS teams trained

comprised of UNCG and NC A&T faculty, staff, students, alumni, and their partners


follow-up funding raised

by teams trained at the joint UNCG-NC A&T iCorps site


students engage in undergraduate research activity yearly


graduate degree and certificate programs


in graduate workforce training funding


graduate students

from 33 states & 34 countries

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