873
Students
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14,145
Avg. Financial Aid
32
32%
Acceptance Rate
Urban setting
Urban
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Overview

University of North Carolina School of the Arts is a Comprehensive institution located in Winston-Salem, NC, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 1533 South Main Street
PO Box 12189
Winston-Salem, NC  27127-2738
United States
Contact Phone: 336-770-3399

Majors & Degrees

Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
Cinematography And Film/video Production Checkmark
Dance Checkmark
Dramatic/theater Arts Checkmark
Music Performance Checkmark
Theater Design And Technology Checkmark

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

956
Applied
312
Accepted
873
Enrolled
33%
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Female Admissions

605
Females Applied
192
Females Accepted
32%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

351
Males Applied
120
Males Accepted
34%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

95
Application Fee
3.74
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Essay
A minimum high school GPA of 2.5
Interview
2 recommendations
Other requirements exist (see below)
Other requirements: Audition

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen March 15th April 1st
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
SAT Critical Reading 611 560 660
SAT Math 579 520 630
ACT Composite 25 22 28

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

6,497
In-state
22,640
Out-of-state
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Fees

2,861
Full-time student fees
9,021
Room & board
4,519
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered Yes
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes

Financial Aid

14,145
Avg. Financial Aid Package
13,267
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
8,962
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
4,590
Avg. Loan Aid
3,313
Avg. Grant Aid
9,222
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
99% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
67%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
13%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

873
Total undergrad students
2%
International Students
48%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 6.3%
Black or African American 9.74%
White or Caucasian 71.25%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1.03%
Asian 2.41%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.11%
Two or more races 5.15%
Other 1.83%

Gender

Male (47.42%)
Female (52.58%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Co-ed housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 58%

Student Activities

Student-run campus newspaper Checkmark
Drama/theatre group Checkmark
Student-run radio station Checkmark
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Marching band Checkmark
Choral groups Checkmark
Campus events:
Welcome Back Weekend, FrozeArts and Beaux Arts (end of the year celebration)

Student Services

Legal services Checkmark
Health clinic Checkmark
Personal/psychological counseling Checkmark
Women's center Checkmark
International students advisor Checkmark

Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
A.R.T.S. Club (awareness on social issues through artistic expression), The Artist Underground, Art & Soul and UNCSA Artists of Color

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
24-hour patrols by trained officers Checkmark
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Faculty

188
Total Faculty
6:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 143
Part-time - 45
Male - 113
Female - 75