Global Engagement Student Events

Pembroke is located in the heart of southeast North Carolina with easy access to a variety of local and regional attractions. Each semester OGE gives students the opportunity to visit the area and explore the culture of the Southern U.S. Stay connected with us on BraveConnect!

Possible Activities Include:

  • Visiting the North Carolina Aquarium
  • Spending the day at the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk
  • Shopping at an international market
  • Putt Putt golf and laser tag
  • Touring the USS North Carolina Battleship in Wilimington
  • Participating in a local festival
  • A weekend trip to Charleston, SC or Savannah, GA
  • A day of museum touring in Raleigh, NC
  • Walking through the Botanical Garden
  • A trip to Washington, DC
  • Dinner and movie nights
  • A weekend in the N.C. mountains
OGE Students in Wilmington

Spring 2019 Schedule of Events


The Streets at Southpoint and Grand Asia Market

Saturday, January 12
9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Cost $10

Explore the Streets at Southpoint

Explore the Grand Asia Market

Defy Gravity and Shopping or a Movie at Mayfaire

Saturday, February 16
8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Cost $30, includes Defy Gravity entrance fee

Explore Defy Gravity

Explore Mayfaire

Charleston, SC

Saturday, March 23
7 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Cost $10

Explore Charleston


Saturday, April 13
7 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.
Cost $50, includes Carowinds entrance fee

Explore Carowinds


More information is available on Brave Connect (log in to see the events).


How do I pay the registration fee?

1) Print the Event Payment Form

*This form should only be used for Global Engagement event payments. If you would like to pay for a Study Abroad program, please use the payment form on this page.

2) Fill it out with the event information.

3) Take the form and your payment to the Bursar's Office in Lumbee Hall. 
Payments will not be accepted without a form.

*The Participation Fee helps to cover the cost of transportation. Students are responsible for all activity related expenses, unless noted otherwise. Registration fees are non-refundable unless the trip is cancelled by Global Engagement.

If you need an accommodation to access the program and/or program materials, please contact no later than five business days prior to the program. However, a good faith effort will be made for any request made less than five days in advance.

Due to the specific needs of our International students, they have preference on off-campus trips. However, we often have extra spaces available and welcome other students who would like to come along.