Freshman Orientation Schedule


There are two check-in times and locations:

8:00-8:25am in the University Center - for students and family members participating in the I'm First Workshop

9:15-10:25am in Wiebking Hall - for students and family members not participating in the I'm First Workshop.

Pre-registered family members will check in for Parent Orientation with the student.

Any students or family members who need to walk-in can do so during either of the check-in times.


Day 1:
8:30-10:25am - I'm First Workshop

10:30-10:50am - University Welcome

10:50-11:35am - Team Meeting with Orientation Leaders

11:35am-1:05pm - Lunch and Bear Essentials Jeopardy

1:05-2:15pm - Breakout Sessions

2:20-3:05pm - How to Pay Your UNC Bill

3:20-5:25pm - Are You Aware?

5:30-6:30pm - Dinner

6:40-7:50pm - Online Resources with Orientation Leaders

8:00-8:45pm - Living and Dining On Campus/Commuter Presentation

9:00-11:00pm - Evening Activities in the Campus Recreation Center or Wiebking

Day 2:
7:00-8:15am - Breakfast

8:00am - Check out from Wiebking

8:15-8:30am - Day Two Welcome with Orientation Leader

8:35-10:15am - Breakout Sessions

10:20-11:05am - Introduction to Academics with Orientation Leader

11:10am-12:10pm - Faculty Success Tips

12:10-1:40pm - Lunch and University Fair

1:45-3:45pm - Advising and Registration *the end time is dependant on individual registration

4:00pm - Campus Tours (optional)

If you need to make any campus appointments, please schedule after 3:30pm on Day Two of your session.