Welcome Week

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Welcome to #BraveNation!

As you begin the next chapter of your life, we have activities designed to help get you started and be successful as a new student! During Welcome Week there are over 60 events, each offering a unique experience.

All first-year students are required to attend Welcome Week programming on August 14, 16, and 17. These required events are designed to help you transition to UNC Pembroke and allow us to officially welcome you to campus. Please bring your UNCP Braves Card to check in and verify attendance at required events. 

Download the Corq app to easily access the Welcome Week schedule, straight from your mobile device. More information about the Corq app can be found below. 

Welcome to BraveNation and we look forward to seeing you soon!

DOWNLOAD THE CORQ APP TO GET CONNECTED!

View ALL of our Welcome Week events on the app.

Other events (not required by first-year students) can be found there.

Corq is your mobile-friendly way to discover events and get connected on-campus.

Click to download on your mobile device and find events happening all year round. 

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REQUIRED FIRST-YEAR STUDENT SESSIONS

Click each date to view the required sessions for that date. 

HIGHLIGHTS FROM OUR SIGNATURE EVENTS

A glimpse into what to expect from Welcome Week!

FLIGHT

Join us for a night of fun, food, and music as we celebrate your first night on campus and the rich culture of Pembroke and the surrounding area. Please visit uncp.edu/flight for important information regarding this event. 

August 14 from 8-11 p.m.
Front of Old Main (Quad)

Free Money Game Show Logo
FREE MONEY GAME SHOW

t’s like a modern version of “Name that Tune” but with all of the best of pop culture!  Students buzz in when they know the song, movie theme, TV theme, or Movie Quote that was played!  Every game includes $200 of FREE MONEY! Guaranteed! That’s right, every single show, students will walk away from the game with $200 of cash in their pockets!

August 15 at 7 p.m.
Givens Performing Arts Center

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HAWK FEST: PAINT U

Feel the adrenaline rush when the paint starts flying, get lost in the music and lights as you dance all night.  Get loud and get messy with your new friends, and you’ll share an experience unlike any other.  The paint washes off, but you’ll never forget the night you had at Glow Rage. 

August 16 from 9 p.m.-12 a.m.
University Center (UC) Lawn

Three students at the Brave Nation Bash
BRAVENATION BASH

Let’s kick off the academic year with excitement, energy, and immense Brave spirit! This year BraveNation Bash will include FREE food, inflatables, giveaways, and more for UNCP students!  Also, don’t forget to visit the student organizations participating in the involvement fair. 

August 17 from 6-9 p.m.
University Center (UC) Lawn

7TH ANNUAL HAWKINS DANCE

Ready to tear up the dance floor?  Come to the 7th annual HAWKins Dance. This year’s theme is “Black Light Dance Night”. 

August 20 from 10 p.m.-1 a.m.

BraveNation Bingo
BRAVENATION BINGO

Come out and play BraveNation Bingo and win prizes! 

August 21, time TBD
Location TBD