A culture of collaboration
At the UNC Gillings School, you will evolve into a public health leader and real-world problem-solver. Our collaborative learning environment will challenge you to innovate as you anticipate future problems and accelerate practical solutions. In our experiential classes, you'll connect with students from all our public health disciplines to tackle today's greatest challenges across North Carolina and around the world.
Collaboration is the heart of study at the Gillings School.
The annual Welcome Back Social is one of many events that unite our community.
The Gillings School is a place where students are empowered with unparalleled opportunities.
Armfield Atrium offers spaces for study and relaxation.
The student-run Gillings Games is an annual Olympic-style field day with relays and team events.
Classes move outside year-round — even in our mild winter months.
The School's many labs provide students with hands-on experience.
Commencement is a day of celebration and smiles!
The Gillings Program Search (GPS): Pick your path.
Public health is a deep, broad field, and our program offerings reflect that. Use our Gillings Program Search (GPS) to find the best fit for you.
Chapel Hill: Explore America’s most livable city.
Our town is walkable, eclectic, safe, affordable, diverse and green. Picture yourself in Chapel Hill!
Facts and Figures: Learn more about our School.
When were we founded? How much research funding came in last year? Visit the Gillings Facts and Figures page.