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College Crest is located on the University of North Carolina campus to the northwest of downtown Raleigh, North Carolina. This small campus community is made up of single family homes, apartment buildings, and condominiums. A majority of the residents here are students or faculty.
College Crest is situated on the northwest side of the university. The University of North Carolina (UNC), established in 1789, was the nation’s first public college. The university offers one of the best medical programs in the country. UNC also has one of the top ten liberal arts and business programs in the United States. The college averages around 29,000 students, of which 18,000 are undergraduates. The University of North Carolina has a storied reputation in sports, specifically basketball. The Tar Heel basketball team has won national championships and is considered one of the best in the country year after year. When University of North Carolina plays Chapel Hill rival Duke, it’s the hardest ticket to get in town.
College Crest is also within walking distance of Meredith College, a private women’s college with one of the best Liberal Arts programs in the United States. Also nearby is the North Carolina State Veterinarian College. This college treats an average of 20,000 patients a year. Each of these animals treated are treated by both a teaching professional and their students.