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Adventure awaits!

LaUNCh is UNC's Extended Orientation and is open to all Summer/Fall 2022 incoming (new, transfer, and nontraditional) students. Service projects and immersive activities create an intimate environment that can positively impact your student experience before your first UNC semester begins! The cost covers the all activities, meals, and lodging.

Click through the slideshow to see what opportunities are out there! These experiences are developed and coordinated by New Student Orientation and Outdoor Pursuits.


LaUNCh into Adventure Dates - TBD for 2022

Join Outdoor Pursuits for an overnight adventure at UNC’s very own cabins located in Estes Park, Colorado. On this four-day trip you will have the opportunity to connect with other incoming and transfer students, go hiking in Rocky Mountain National Park, and other outdoor activities at Old Man Mountain. This adventure is all-inclusive and includes transportation, all meals, lodging, entrance fees, and technical equipment.


*There are limited spaces for each LaUNCh trip, so act quickly!


The LaUNCh into Adventure fees are refundable as long as cancellations are made prior to 1 week before the event.