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In light of Campus closure and as a precautionary measure regarding COVID-19, the Graduate School staff are working remotely in an effort to best support our campus community. We ask for your patience as some services may be limited and response time may increase. Staff are working diligently to respond to inquiries as quickly as possible. We appreciate your understanding as we prioritize health and safety.

New Graduate Student Orientation

Welcome to UNC!  We are excited and honored to welcome you to campus as a new graduate student. To help acquaint you to UNC we offer a New Graduate Student Orientation during the fall on the main campus in Greeley (see the schedule below). The orientation provides an overview of what to expect at UNC as well as meet other graduate students and staff. 

You are not required to attend this event but it is a great opportunity to meet other new graduate students and learn more about UNC. You can also check out the Orientation Guide (GO! Guide). 


New Graduate Student Orientation will be Tuesday, Aug. 18, 2020, from 8 a.m. to noon in McKee Hall on the West Campus. Registration is open. Watch your email for registration instructions and details about the event or please check your Admissions Portal.

August 18, 2020 Schedule

8-8:15 a.m.

Early Check-In and Breakfast
(McKee Breezeway)

8:15-9:30 a.m.

Campus Tours
(McKee Breezeway: West End)

9-9:30 a.m.

Regular Check-In and Breakfast
(McKee Breezeway)

9:30-9:40 a.m.

Welcome and Introductions
(McKee L-152)

9:40-10:50 a.m.

Campus Partners
(McKee L-152)

10:50-11:30 a.m.

Getting Involved: Graduate Student Association (McKee L-152)

11:30 a.m.-noon

Resource Fair
(McKee Breezeway)

noon-1 p.m.

Lunch: Sponsored by Graduate Student Association (Holmes Dining Hall)

1-2 p.m.

Campus Tours
(Holmes Dining Hall)