University of North Carolina Wilmington Top Questions

What is the stereotype of students at your school?


Everyone is Caucasian, it's a party school, beach school, liberal school.


People think that UNCW is a party school just because it is close to the beach.


They wear flip flops to class. In the same token, a majority of students are pretty apathetic.


Some stereotypes are that UNCW is made up of hippies and surfer dudes, and all fo the stereotypes that go along with those labels.


One of the stereotypes that is assumed about UNCW students is that we spend all the time at the beach and never go to class.

Anna Kate

A big sterotype is that everyone who comes to UNCW comes for the beach. Therefore, a lot of people believe that UNCW is a party school and that classes are easy. They also believe that students lack academic ambition and simply want to work on their tans.