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UNC Asheville Students Extend Studies in Human Rights through International Partnership with University of Essex Grad Program

Alexla Perez-Sanchez First Student to Embark Learn More


UNC Asheville’s Renovated Owen Hall Reopens in Fall 2021 Learn More

2021 SECU Public Fellows

Unique internships, in their own words Learn More

In the News

For the First Time in 133 Years, a New Species of Boa Was Discovered in the Dominican Republic

From Smithsonian Magazine (Graham Reynolds, biology faculty)

The Dates Every Fall Foliage Seeker Should Know

From Travel Pulse (biology faculty Jonathan Horton)

UNCA professor hosts weekly Spanish speaking event at Black Mountain Brewing

From Black Mountain News (Spanish faculty Michelle Bettencourt)


Wiley Cash Book Launch: When Ghosts Come Home

New York Times bestselling author and UNC Asheville Alumni Author-in-Residence Wiley Cash will celebrate the publication of his newest novel, When Ghosts Come Home, on Tuesday, Sept. 21 at 7 p.m. in the Sherrill Center's Kimmel Arena. Learn More

Greenfest Keynote Talk

Join ethnobiologist Marc Williams for his talk, Field to Fork: You Are What You Eat, on the positive interconnections between people, plants, mushrooms, and microbes on Monday, Sept. 20 at 7 p.m. as part of UNC Asheville's fall 2021 Greenfest. Learn More

Assistant State Archaeologist Dylan Clark: 12,000+ years of NC history and the Office of State Archaeology

In partnership with UNC Asheville's Art & Art History, and Classics Departments, the Archaeological Institute… Learn More

COVID-19 Updates

COVID-19 Campus Updates

Stay up-to-date on the latest COVID-19 campus announcements. Learn More


UNC Asheville strongly encourages everyone to get vaccinated. Find info on free campus vaccination clinics for students, faculty and staff. Learn More

Community Expectations

Together we face the COVID-19 challenges through individual responsibility, resilience, mutual respect, and attention to the common good for all. Learn More