Find out more about the UNC experience!
Advance registration is recommended for all tours and events as space is limited.
- Transfer Thursdays
Transfer-specific information session and campus tour.
Designed specifically for potential transfer students, each Transfer Thursday visit, offered every Thursday from 9 to 11 a.m., includes an informational presentation on UNC, admissions and the transfer process, as well as a campus tour customized for transfer students.
- Discover UNC
Discover UNC: A full-day UNC visit experience
Come experience UNC at this full-day event where you’ll have the opportunity to learn all about our academic programs, attend an information fair, tour campus and residence halls, eat lunch in one of our dining halls, meet with our faculty and students, and attend information sessions on admissions, financial aid, honors, housing, and more!
- Campus Tours
- Information Sessions about Applying, Financial Aid, Housing, and more
- Lunch in an on-campus dining hall!
- Connect with Academic Program and Campus Resource Representatives!
- UNC Bike Tours
Bear Bike Tours
Take a leisurely bike ride around campus on a Bike Tour this summer. Taking place entirely on UNC’s Blue Cruiser bikes, this tour will feature incredible views of campus, multiple stops around both West and Central sides of campus, and general information about campus and UNC admissions. Note: This tour will not go into any specific buildings.
The bikes used for these tours are adult-size cruiser bikes and have one speed only. Not recommended for individuals under 5’. We will supply you with a helmet upon arrival. You will need to complete a waiver prior to starting tour. If you would like to print and complete one prior to arriving, you will find it below.
- Residence Hall Tours
Residence Hall Tours
Weekdays at 1:30pm
Wondering what UNC residence life is like? Come check out a sampling of our outstanding residence halls during our daily residence hall tour. Step into a room to see if you can picture yourself here, ask about residential learning communities and see the great amenities our students enjoy. Residence hall tours depart from the Visitors Center every Monday – Friday at 1:30pm and do not require advance registration. Guests are welcome to participate in this exploratory tour whether or not they are also participating in a Daily Tour*.
Residence Hall tours are not guaranteed on event days.
*Please note that Daily Tours do generally include stops at two residence halls: Harrison Hall and South Hall. Also, we do not have showrooms in every residence hall, so we cannot guarantee that specific spaces will be available on every tour.
- Information Sessions & Campus Tours
Offered every weekday and select Saturdays
Experience campus life at UNC with a half-hour information session and a 90-minute student-led campus tour that generally includes a visit to an academic space, two residence halls (tier 2 and tier 6), Campus Recreation, library, and University Center. With advance notice, you can also request appointments with academic departments, financial aid, and our Honors and Leadership programs.
- Academic Program Visits
Academic Program Visits
If you’re interested in UNC’s outstanding Honors program, plan to attend one of these customized visits. In addition to a campus tour and admissions information session, you’ll meet with Honors program staff and current students, experience a sample class, and have an opportunity to enjoy lunch in one of our award-winning dining hall.
Check back soon for Fall 2018 dates!
Monfort College of Business Spotlight
If you’re thinking about pursuing a degree in Business Administration (with emphasis area options in Accounting, Computer Information Systems, Finance, Marketing and Management) or Software Engineering, we encourage you to visit campus for one of our Business Spotlights. These spotlights allow students and their guests to meet business faculty, learn about the business and software engineering programs at UNC, and take a tour of Kepner Hall, home to the Monfort College of Business, all in addition to a general campus tour and admissions presentation.
Check back soon for Fall 2018 dates!
In addition to a campus tour and general admissions presentation, prospective nursing students can meet nursing faculty, learn about the nursing program at UNC and take a tour of Gunter Hall—home to UNC’s School of Nursing.