Spartans make a real-world difference, every day.

Woman with measuring tape around her neck looks over the shoulder of a model in a tulle evening gown who smirks at her reflection in the mirror.

Making Fairy Tale Dreams Come True

Cassidy Burel always wanted to design dresses that make her clients feel like royalty. Her business, CassB by Design, makes dreams come true for brides in North Carolina and beyond.

“Because of the tools that UNCG gave me, I can do exactly what I always wanted.” 
Cassidy Burel ’20

Make an Impact

We are genuine. We are goal setters. We are generous. We are game changers. We are going places – and it all begins at the G. 

Why UNC Greensboro?

Everyone finds a place to belong at UNCG.
Our faculty are as committed to research as they are to teaching the next generation.


Fueled by innovation and exploration, Spartans partner with federal, state, and local organizations to develop solutions to everyday problems. Whether UNCG is creating the latest in nanotechnology for America’s soldiers or elevating the educational experience of K-12 youth in North Carolina, the breadth and depth of our impact is always expanding. In collaboration with esports industry leaders, UNCG launched an esports academic initiative to establish an end-to-end talent development pipeline for local technology companies and position NC as the nation’s leading esports economy


UNCG continues to be recognized in national and regional lists for excellence, access, and affordability. UNCG has been named a Best College for more than 30 consecutive years. Currently, UNCG is ranked as the Most Affordable in North Carolina by The New York Times and Best in North Carolina for Student Experience (and 21st nationwide) by the Wall Street Journal. These accolades speak to our success in educating all students – first generation, low income, high achieving students – and propelling them to prosperity for themselves and their community.


Tenaciously committed to student success, UNCG faculty go above and beyond the norm to make sure our students are learning, achieving, and progressing toward their earned degree. UNCG faculty are naturally forward-looking, and take risks to develop solutions while also mentoring our students. Faculty research involves students, sparking curiosity and providing hands-on experience.


As one of the most diverse public institutions in North Carolina, UNCG welcomes students from all backgrounds and propels them to prosperity for themselves and their community. The Spartan family welcomes new students as they are, for who they are, and who they want to become. This large welcome mat enables students to learn from one another while striving to become tomorrow’s leaders.

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