Federal ReportA March 30, 2016 Greensboro News & Record article highlights UNCG as one of 13 public universities in the United States recognized in a Federal report for helping low-income students graduate from college.
The “Fulfilling the Promise, Serving the Need” report notes that 52 percent of UNCG students who receive Pell Grants graduate within six years of starting college. That’s nearly as good as the university’s overall graduation rate of 55 percent and several points above the national average for Pell Grant recipients.