Appalachian State University

About Appalachian State University

Appalachian State University, in North Carolina’s Blue Ridge Mountains, prepares students to lead purposeful lives as global citizens who understand and engage 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. As one of 17 campuses in the University of North Carolina system, Appalachian enrolls about 19,000 students, has a low student-to-faculty ratio and offers more than 150 undergraduate and graduate majors.



May 2019 - August 2019 Boone, NC
“This research opportunity gave me a chance to apply my four years of previous biology studies to field-work. I got to work hands-on with bluebirds and tree swallows, sampling data from them to study their populations in the Appalachian mountains.”

Undergraduate Research Assistant

August 2019 - November 2019 Boone, NC
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