Important Dates

FALL 2016

August 18 Thursday @ 8AM Residence halls open
August 18 Beginning hall opening Bear Welcome Events - Check back for events. This web page updates as event dates are finalized.
August 18 Thursday Dining Dollars will be active on student meal cards
August 18 Thursday Meal plans will be active at dinner at Holmes Hall, Tobey-Kendel Dining Halls and UC Bears Bistro
August 18 Thursday - 8PM-9PM UPC Presents Comedy Night @ University Center Ballrooms
August 19 Friday - 4:30PM - 5:30PM Convocation at Cranford Park
August 19 Friday - 5PM - 7PM Taste of UNC & Bear Fest, featuring Bear Pride Traditions @ Turner Green
August 19 Friday - 8PM Rec Fest @ Campus Recreation Center
August 20 Saturday - 11AM Class of 2020 "Class Picture" @ Turner Green
August 20 Saturday - 12PM Bears Bash @ Nottingham Field
August 20 Saturday - 7PM-10PM Northern @ Night @ Doubenmeier Field (Northwest side of Bishop-Lehr Hall)
August 21 Sunday - 12PM - 3PM Student Involvement Fair @ Bishop-Lehr Field
August 21 Sunday - 3PM - 5:30PM Game Night at Michener, 1st Floor Library - Pizza, Prizes and Games!
August 22 Monday Classes begin for fall semester
August 22 Monday - 5PM - 6PM Outdoor Pursuits S'more-gesborg @ Rec Center
August 22 Monday - 7PM RHA and NRHH Meet n' Greet @ University Center-Columbine A
August 22 Monday - 9PM UPC Presents Open Mic Monday @ University Center Fireside Lounge
August 23 Tuesday - 6PM - 10PM UNC Club Night @ University Center - Aspen, Spruce & Columbine Suites
August 24 Wednesday - 4:30PM Fraternity and Sorority Life BBQ @ Turner Green/West Campus Residence Hall Green Space
August 24 Wednesday - 5PM - 6:30PM Fall Community Welcome @ University Center Student Activities Office Lobby
August 24 Wednesday - 5:30PM Student Senate Meeting @ University Center Council Room
August 24 Wednesday - 6:30PM - 7:30PM GLBTA Student Involvement Panel @ University Center Columbine B
August 26 Friday Add deadline for classes
August 27 Saturday - 9AM - 4PM Outdoor Pursuits Full Moon Yoga @ Rocky Mountain National Park
August 29 Monday @ 5PM Outdoor Pursuits Cake & Cruise
August 31 Wednesday Outdoor Pursuits Beginner Kayaking Clinic, Register at the Gear Shop @ Harrison Hall West Entrance
August 31 Wednesday @ 8:30PM Center for Peer Education Bingo @ University Center Ballrooms
Sept 2 Friday Drop deadline for classes
Sept 2 Friday Deadline for students to change their meal plan
Sept 2 Friday Outdoor Pursuits Sunset Stand Up Paddle Boarding. Register at the Gear Shop @ Harrison Hall West Entrance
Sept 2 Friday @ 9AM Student Employment Fall Job Fair
Sept 2 Friday @ 7PM Women's Soccer vs. Drexel @ Jackson Stadium
Sept 3 Saturday @ 10AM Welcome Back Student Tailgate & Fan Fest @ Nottingham Stadium
Sept 3 Saturday @ 1PM UNC Football vs. Rocky Mountain College - (Subject to Change)
Sept 4 Monday Labor Day - No classes - University Closed
October 1 Saturday @ 9AM Community Fest
October 13 Thursday Individual class withdrawal deadline
October 22 Saturday UNC's Homecoming
October 22 Saturday UNC Football vs. Sacramento State - Nottingham Field
November 4-5 Friday, Saturday Family & Friends Weekend
November 15 Tuesday Complete class schedule withdrawal deadline
November 23-27 Thanksgiving Break Residence halls remain open (University closed - No classes)
December 5-9 Monday-Friday Finals Week
December 10 Saturday @ 10AM Residence halls, except Harrison and Lawrenson Halls, close for semester break at 10 AM
 

SPRING 2017

January 6 Friday Residence halls open for spring semester at 8 AM
January 6 Monday Winter Welcome Events - Check back for events. This web page updates as event dates are finalized.
January 7 Saturday Dining Dollars will be active on student meal cards
January 7 Saturday Meal plans will be active at brunch at Holmes and Tobey-Kendel Dining Halls
January 9 Monday Classes begin for spring semester
January 13 Friday Add deadline for classes
January 16 Monday Martin Luther King Jr March and Celebration (University closed - No classes)
January 23 Monday Deadline for students to change their meal plans
January 23 Monday Drop deadline for classes
March 6 Monday Individual class withdrawal deadline
March 11 Saturday @ 10AM Residence halls, except Harrison and Lawrenson Halls, close for Spring Break at 10 AM
March 11-19 Saturday-Sunday Spring Break (Residence halls, except for Harrison and Lawrenson Halls, close for spring break at 10 AM)
March 19 Sunday Residence halls open after spring break at 8 AM
April 14 Friday Complete schedule withdrawal deadline
May 1-5 Monday-Friday Finals Week
May 6 Saturday @ 10AM Residence halls close for spring semester at 10 AM