Address: 1 University Drive, Pembroke, NC 28372, United States
University of North Carolina at Pembroke (UNC Pembroke) is coeducational and historically American Indian liberal arts university in the town of Pembroke in Robeson County, North Carolina, United States. It is a master’s level degree-granting university and one of 17 schools that constitute the University of North Carolina system.
University of North Carolina at Pembroke (UNC Pembroke) offers small class sizes and classes average 20 students. The classes are taught exclusively by professors, instructors, or other faculty. Based on U.S. News and World Report “America’s Best Colleges and Universities 2008,”, this university finished 1st among North Carolina public universities for the percentage of classes under 20 students.
This university was also named on the Princeton Review” 2008 best Colleges: Region by Region” in the Southeastern region for the third consecutive year. There are some famous alumnus from UNCP: Derek Brunson (3-time Division II All-American wrestler); Brick Jackson (actor who appeared in the USA TV series Complications and The SpongeBob Movie; Sponge Out of Water); Kelvin Sampson (NBA assistant coach for the Milwauke Bucks, former Washington State).