Accommodations near the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
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Visiting the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

America's first public university, UNC Chapel Hill is a research institution with an impressive 90 percent graduation rate. Known for its highly successful basketball team, the school is the head of the 17 universities that make up the University of North Carolina. Accommodations near the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill are plentiful and are a great base from which to explore this charming town.

Useful information for your visit to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Chapel Hill, a town of around 60,000, straddles the Orange and Durham counties of North Carolina. It is known for the university that boasts its name as well as for its many historic and beautiful attractions.

  • 1. Getting to UNC at Chapel Hill

    The closest airport is Raleigh-Durham International Airport. Once in town, you can easily get around via the free Chapel Hill Transit.

  • 2. What to do in Chapel Hill

    This school is known for it basketball team, so in season, you can always make your way over to campus to watch them play. For something a bit different, visit the Ackland Art Museum, which exhibits European and Asian art. If you want to go shopping, head to Franklin Street, a bustling street in downtown Chapel Hill that is full of shops, bars, and restaurants.

  • 3. Natural wonders

    Chapel Hill is also home to the North Carolina Botanical Gardens, with dozens of nature trails and gardens of various themes. Alternately, you can learn more about the universe by taking in one of the many demonstrations at the Morehead Planetarium & Science Center.

  • 4. Unique to UNC at Chapel Hill

    The campus of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has instituted a program known as the Three Zeros Environmental Initiative. Laid out by Chancellor Carol L. Folt in 2016, this program is moving the school toward water, waste, and greenhouse gas neutrality.

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