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Quick Facts About Queens

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  • Located in the heart of the historic Myers Park neighborhood in Charlotte, N.C.
  • School Motto: "Not to be served, but to serve"
  • Year Founded: 1857
  • Students from 42 states and 44 countries

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Charlotte: Our Extended Campus

  • Charlotte was ranked 6th in Best Places to Live for 2020-21 by U.S. News and World Report
  • 20th for job growth in 2019 by Forbes
  • 15th largest city in the U.S.
  • 200+ Fortune 500 companies

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How We Rank

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2022-2023 U.S. News and World Report: Regional Universities South

  • #9 Overall 
  • #6 Best Undergraduate Business School
  • #16 Most Innovative Schools
  • #19 Undergraduate nursing program
  • #23 Best Value
  • #25 Best Colleges for Veterans

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  • 42 Majors and 63 Minors
  • 6 Schools and Colleges
  • 11 Master's Programs
  • 20 Graduate Certificate Programs

Queens Academic Programs

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Royal Athletics

  • Mascot: Rex
  • Team Name: Royals
  • 24 Division I NCAA athletics teams
  • 650+ athletes on campus
  • 18 team national championships

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Study Around the World

  • Study abroad is built into undergraduate tuition
  • Four main types of trips
  • Over 170+ programs to choose from
  • 55+ countries in ISEP partnership

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Events Hosted Annually
at Queens

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Donors for the 2019-2020 fiscal year

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Seats in the state-of-the-art Sandra Levine Theatre

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Quintessential Campus. Queen City Experience.

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