The university is located in the town of Pembroke in southeastern North Carolina. It has a long history of American Indians and is one of the safest campuses in the University of North Carolina system. The university has a small class size, a low teacher-student ratio, and is one of the most diverse campuses in the United States. It is a growing university that enables students to continue to live a vibrant and fulfilling life. The University of North Carolina at Pembroke has always been one of the most diverse campuses in the state and the United States. UNCP, Greek Life Office, and Campus Participation and Leadership Office provide students with various extracurricular activities. From academic-based organizations and service organizations to minority organizations and Greek life, UNCP provides more than 100 organizations to meet the specific needs of students. The Student Affairs Department consists of 13 departments/offices, each of which is responsible for providing various student support, services, educational programs, and facilities. Each department aims to integrate students into the university experience and promote the overall development of students. The work of this department is specifically dedicated to emphasizing intellectual, social, cultural, emotional, leadership, civic, and personal development in diverse communities.