Explore Open Houses

Take advantage of this opportunity to meet our faculty, staff and students, discuss your educational goals, and get a real taste of campus life.

Explore Open Houses

Who Should Attend

  • We recommend High School Seniors attend in September or November
  • We recommend High School Juniors and Sophomores attend in March or April
  • Transfer students are welcome to attend any date
  • Nontraditional students are welcome to attend any date

What's Included

  • Academic Resource Fair - meet one-on-one with faculty and staff from departments/colleges
  • Three Presentation Sessions (see list below)
  • Walking Campus Tour (optional)
  • Tours of all three residence hall styles


  • Entire Event: 9:00am-2:00pm
  • Presentation/Session Times (see topics below): 9:00am-12:00pm
  • Residence Hall Tours: 12:00pm-2:00pm

Registration is Required

Arrival Information

  • Check-in: 8:00am-9:00am in the Barnhardt Student Activity Center, (#46 on this map)
  • Parking: Complimentary parking in the West Deck or Union Deck, both located adjacent to the SAC. (View parking map)
  • Want to grab a bite to eat while on campus? View our campus dining options.
  • Visitors with mobility concerns should contact our office one week in advance of your visit, at 704-687-5507, for special accommodations.

Sessions Offered during Open House

  • Academic Success
  • Campus Tour
  • Belk College of Business
  • College of Education
  • College of Art and Architecture
  • College of Computing and Informatics
  • College of Health and Human Services
  • William States Lee College of Engineering
  • Education Abroad
  • Financial Planning - NC Residents
  • Financial Planning - Out-of-State Residents
  • Housing & Residence Life
  • Student Activities
  • Transfer Admission Process
  • University Honors Program
  • Multicultural Community
  • Getting Admitted
  • Learning Communities