Colleges in Chapel Hill, North Carolina

There are 4 Colleges in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, serving a population of 59,234 people in an area of 22 square miles. There is 1 College per 14,808 people, and 1 College per 5 square miles.

In North Carolina, Chapel Hill is ranked 67th of 959 cities in Colleges per capita, and 49th of 959 cities in Colleges per square mile.

List of Chapel Hill Colleges

Find Chapel Hill, North Carolina colleges and universities, such as state, community, public, and private colleges, universities, and technical schools.


Aveda Institute-Chapel Hill 200 West Franklin Street Chapel Hill, NC

Aveda Institute-Chapel Hill 201 South Estes Drive Chapel Hill, NC

University Of North Carolina At Chapel Hill 103 S Bldg Cb 9100 Chapel Hill, NC

University Of North Carolina System 910 Raleigh Road Chapel Hill, NC

About Chapel Hill Colleges

Chapel Hill Colleges are institutions that offer post-secondary education through a range of degree or vocational programs in Chapel Hill, NC. Although there are distinctions between the two, the term College in the United States is typically used to refer to both Colleges and Universities. The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) reports that there are more than 4,700 post-secondary degree-granting institutions in the U.S.

You may contact Colleges & Universities for questions about:
  • Chapel Hill Public and Private Colleges
  • College admissions and applications
  • Tuition, financial aid, and scholarships
  • Associates degrees, Bachelor's degrees, Master's degrees, Doctoral degrees, and certificate programs
  • ACT and SAT score requirements

Chapel Hill College Statistics

Find Chapel Hill College Enrollment, Educational Attainment (Age 25+), and Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major. Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Chapel Hill College Enrollment
 Chapel HillNorth Carolina
College/Grad School Enrollment20,507 (71.1%)701,820 (27.8%)
Chapel Hill Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Chapel HillNorth Carolina
Some College, No Degree2,914 (9.4%)1,468,899 (21.7%)
Associate's Degree1,335 (4.3%)627,997 (9.3%)
Bachelor's Degree9,300 (29.9%)1,303,604 (19.2%)
Graduate/Professional Degree13,922 (44.7%)722,112 (10.6%)
Chapel Hill Field of Bachelor's Degree for 1st Major
 Chapel HillNorth Carolina
Bachelor's Degree, or Higher23,2222,025,716
Arts, Humanities & Others6,092 (26.2%)466,625 (23.0%)
Business1,850 (8.0%)410,009 (20.2%)
Education1,343 (5.8%)267,973 (13.2%)
Science & Engineering12,342 (53.1%)691,816 (34.2%)
Science & Engineering Related Fields1,595 (6.9%)189,293 (9.3%)