A Partnership for Success

In order for UNC students to transition into successful Bears, we know that their support systems are important. It’s crucial to us that we work with you to provide support for students in this exciting and unnerving transition to life at UNC. We want to make sure you have the resources that you need to help you and your Bear thrive while they are in college. This site can be your gateway to everything UNC—from Financial Aid to safety on campus to resources for supporting homesick students.

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Fall Commencement

Cheer on students as they graduate this December! Graduate Commencement is Friday, December 8th and Undergraduate Commencement is Saturday, December 9th.

Semester at a Glance

Planning a great trip over Fall or Winter Break? Keep up to date with the Academic Calendar.

Show Off Your Bear Pride

Check out the UNC Fall Athletics schedules.

Family and Friends Weekend

Join us for this annual tradition of food, festivities, and fun on September 22nd-24thCommunity Fest will also be a part of Family and Friends Weekend this year!


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We want to ensure every student succeeds. Email us at parents@unco.edu with any questions. Visit the Student Support Blog to get more college tips.



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