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BACK-TO-SCHOOL FACT SHEET


For immediate use

Aug. 21, 2002 -- No. 430

 

Enrollment

Final fall enrollment figures will not be available from the registrarís office until early September. Below are figures from fall 2001.

Estimated fall 2002 freshmen class breakdown

These numbers, current as of Aug. 20, are estimates and will not be final until September.

(Please note that racial/ethnic enrollment adds up to slightly less than 100 percent because of rounding)


Estimated Annual Undergraduate Expenses
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**Final tuition rates have not yet been set and are pending action by the N.C. General Assembly as part of state budget deliberations. Students have been billed at the rates shown above based on the last tuition increases approved by the UNC Board of Governors. Students will be re-billed later if additional increases result from legislative action. For updates on tuition and fee schedules, click to http://www.ais.unc.edu/bfhome/cashiers.

Academic Calendar

Fall 2002
Spring 2003
Aug. 2, 2002
Classes Begin
Jan. 7, 2003
Sept. 2, 2002
Labor Day
 
Oct. 12, 2002
University Day
 
 
Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday
Jan. 21, 2003
Oct.16, 2002 at 5 p.m.
Fall Break begins
 
Oct. 21, 2002 at 8 a.m.
Fall Break ends
 
Nov.27, 2002 at 1 p.m.
Thanksgiving Break begins
 
Dec. 2, 2002 at 8 a.m.
Thanskgiving Break ends
 
 
Spring Break begins
March 7, 2003 at 5 p.m.
 
Spring Break ends
March 17, 2003 at 8 a.m.
 
Good Friday
April 18, 2003
Dec. 5, 2002 and Dec. 11, 2002
Reading days
April 30, 2003 and
May 7, 2003
Dec. 6-17, 2002
Final Exams
April 28 - May 9, 2003
Dec. 20, 2002
Commencement
May 18, 2003

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