UNC Asheville Receives Three Statewide Honors, Including Second-best College Location

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Niche’s 2022 Best Colleges in America rankings and grades are live, and the annual list showcases UNC Asheville as one of the best college locations in North Carolina, coming in at No. 2 of 50. UNC Asheville also lands at No. 2 among 8 liberal arts colleges in the state.

In addition, UNC Asheville earns top 10 rankings in the state for best college dorms, best colleges for English, Psychology, and History, best academics, best professors, safest college campuses, and top public universities.

Niche has nearly 500,000 college reviews from students, which it combines with data from the U.S. Department of Education. As stated on their website, “This gives a uniquely authentic and credible view into what students really think about their college. We get deep too, asking questions about everything from dorms to professors.”


See what students say about UNC Asheville at niche.com/colleges/university-of-north-carolina-asheville/ and in the digital viewbook at https://stories.unca.edu/the-best-of-unc-asheville.

Prepared by UNC Asheville.