News Items from UNC Greensboro

UNCG was named the top university nationally for employees who commute in the 2016 Best Workplaces for Commuters “Race to Excellence” awards. Best Workplaces for Commuters is a national program that recognizes employers offering outstanding commuter benefits. In addition to being one of 30 universities named to this year’s list, UNCG received the “Best Of” […]

More than 1,700 Spartans graduated from UNCG on Thursday, and many of them took to social media to commemorate their achievement. Thanks to everyone who shared their experiences with the campus community by using the #uncggrad hashtag. Check out some of our favorite posts in the Storify below. [View the story “Class of 2016: “The world […]

For the sixth consecutive year, UNCG has been named a Military Friendly School by Victory Media for its efforts in recruiting and retaining military veterans. UNCG is also a recipient of the Silver Award for public universities with more than 10,000 students. In addition to the Military Friendly designation, institutions are now eligible to receive […]

UNCG has received a $46,112 grant from the Duke Energy Water Resources Fund to construct two wetlands on campus. The wetlands will improve water quality and biotic diversity, provide educational and research opportunities, spur community outreach and enhance the natural beauty of campus. UNCG is one of 12 organizations in North Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia […]

More than 1,700 Spartans will be awarded degrees at UNCG’s December Commencement on Thursday, Dec. 15, at 10 a.m. at the Greensboro Coliseum. The degree total includes approximately 1,314 bachelor’s degrees, 363 master’s degrees, 76 doctoral degrees and six specialist in education degrees. Sixty-one of these degrees will be awarded to international students. Additionally, Thursday’s […]

With the fall semester coming to a close, the Starfish Outreach Team in the Students First Office would like to wish students, staff, and faculty a productive and restorative Winter break. As the university prepares for a new term, we would like to remind the campus community of important information about the Starfish early alert […]