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UNC Asheville offers a distinct experience for original minds. We dare to break down conventions, overcome obstacles, and expand horizons. UNC Asheville’s education is affordable, adaptive, and endlessly relevant.

This is an experience where every path leads to a new vista and where the future is a frontier—vast and bright and close enough to touch. Apply now for a hands-on, inspiring, and personalized education.

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If you would like to be considered for NC residency, complete the Residency Determination Service prior to submitting your application to ensure a timely and efficient application process. Complete your Residency Determination.


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Questions about UNC Asheville or the application and financial aid process? We’re happy to help. Contact the Office of Admission & Financial Aid at admissions@unca.edu or 828.251.6481, or reach out to one of our Admission Counselors.