Welcome Week

Welcome Week

Monday, August 18, 2014

2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m

Required

Freshman Class Photo

Please wear your official 2014-2015 New Student Orientation t-shirt that you received at your NSO session!

Brave Walk with Chancellor Carter

Students will join Dr. Carter as they cross over the bridge, symbolizing their entrance into the UNCP Community.

UNCP Convocation

Join Chancellor Kyle R. Carter and Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs Kenneth Kitts to commemorate the start of the new school year

Lowry Bell Tower

5:00 p.m. - 7:00pm

Chancellor's Dinner

Join Chancellor Carter and Mrs. Carter for dinner as they welcome you to the UNCP Community!

UC Annex

7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m

Required for all residential students

Housing and Residence Life Meeting

GPAC

8:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Game Room

Free Billiards and Bowling

Hawk's Nest Game Room

8:30 p.m. - 12:30 a.m.

Hawk Fest

Start the year off right with one of the biggest social mixers and event-filled nights of the year! Music, fun, and freebies - we'll have it all!

UC Lawn

 

 Tuesday, August 19, 2014

10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Required

Making the Grade

Who better to tell you what to expect in the classroom but your professor? Join a panel discussion of faculty and staff to learn how to make the grade!

GPAC

11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Rock the Quad Block Party

Don't miss this exciting time to meet new friends, find out the services different office offer and have a free meal!

Quad

1:00 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.

Required for all New Student Athletes

New Student Athlete Meeting

GPAC

2:00 p.m. - 2:45pm

Required

Show Me the Money

Come learn how to manage and maintain your financial aid and personal finances!

GPAC

3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Required

Common Reading Experience Discussion

Come out to begin the discussion on "The Other Wes Moore."

GPAC

4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Required

The Dream Share Project

The Dream Share Project film follows Chip Hiden and Alexis Irvin on a cross-country road trip where they explore how successful people pursued their dreams to find a career they love.

UC Annex

9:00 p.m.

Flix on the Bricks

Bring a blanket and friends and enjoy a screening of Captain America the Winter Soldier

UC Lawn