For Prospective Students

Established in 1793 as the first state university in the nation, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is one of the leading graduate research universities. We offer 66 doctoral and 102 master's degree programs.

We invite you to learn more about graduate studies at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill by visiting the links below.

Program Information

Application Instructions

Financing Your Graduate Education

Prospective Graduate Student Resources

Many of our graduate programs consistently rank in the top 25 of U.S. News & World Report's Best Graduate Schools. Visit their site for the latest rankings.