Appalachian State University, located in Boone, North Carolina’s Blue Ridge Mountains, prepares students to lead purposeful lives as engaged global citizens who understand their responsibilities in creating a sustainable future for all. The transformational Appalachian experience promotes a spirit of inclusion that brings people together in inspiring ways to acquire and create knowledge, to grow holistically, to act with passion and determination, and embrace diversity and difference. Appalachian enrolls about 18,000 students, has a low faculty-to-student ratio and offers more than 150 undergraduate and graduate majors. It is one of 16 universities in the University of North Carolina system.

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    Boone, North Carolina, United States

    Located on 250 acres, the main campus includes a new library and two new auditoriums, which are the site for numerous arts performances and guest speakers. Appalachian has an excellent outdoor programs office, which allows students to take advantage of the many outdoor recreation opportunities in the area. Boone, North Carolina, is located just a mile off the scenic Blue Ridge Parkway of northwestern North Carolina close to both Tennessee and Virginia. Boone is the county seat of Watauga and has become known as the "Heart of the High Country." Recently listed in two editions of The 100 Best Small Towns in America, Boone is nestled in a breathtaking valley amidst some of oldest, most scenic mountains in the world. The region is known as a recreation area with skiing, fishing, hiking, biking trails and campgrounds close to Boone.

Appalachian State University

Boone, North Carolina, United States

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Appalachian State University

Boone, North Carolina, United States

International Office
(17)

Connect

https://www.facebook.com/appalachianstateuniversity

https://twitter.com/appstate

https://www.instagram.com/appstate/?hl=en

Terms

Summer (June - August)

Spring Semester (January - May)

Fall Semester (August - December)

Academic Year (August - May)

Calendar Year (January - December)

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