Open House Schedule

Schedule of Events

Begin your day with conversation at our Resource Fair. Hear from our Director of Admission and current UNC Charlotte student, as they kick-off Open House with an official welcome to campus and go over the schedule for the day. Following the welcome, choose 1 presentation from each of the three sessions or take advantage of a guided tour of campus and housing.

CHECK-IN: 8:00AM-9:00AM

Location: Student Activity Center (SAC)

  • If you plan to attend the Resource Fair, be sure to check in early to leave adequate time to visit all tables at the fair.

RESOURCE FAIR: 8:00AM-10:45AM

(With a 30 min break for Welcome)
  • Connect one-on-one with faculty/advisors/students from all academic departments, campus life departments and student support services.

WELCOME:  8:45AM-9:30AM

  • Performance by UNC Charlotte's one and only a cappella group, The Finer Niners. 
  • Welcome presented by Claire Kirby, Director of Undergraduate Admissions and Blake Morgan, Operations & Supply Chain Management Major, Public Health Minor Class of 2017

 

SESSION 1, 9:45AM-10:15AM

CHOOSE ONE PRESENTATION
University Career Center

UNC Charlotte’s Career Center provides assistance with exploring careers & majors, developing professional skills, connecting with employers, and finding internships, co-ops, and jobs for current students and alumni.

Academic Support Services

Here at UNC Charlotte, we make student success a priority. Representatives from the University Center for Academic Excellence and Multicultural Academic Services will present information about student support services and programs.

Pre-Health Professions

Pre-health profession advisors will discuss counseling and resources for students interested in our pre-health tracks in medical, dental, veterinary, pharmacy, optometry, physician assistant, physical therapy, podiatry, and related healthcare fields.

Housing & Residence Life

Housing & Residence Life will present information about the different types of on-campus housing and the housing application process. NOTE: Housing & Residence Life presentation is offered in all 3 sessions

Getting Admitted

Want to find out more about becoming a 49er? In this session, we will review the admission process and application requirements at UNC Charlotte.

I've Been Admitted, Now What?

Congratulations! Find out your next steps to take after being offered admission to UNC Charlotte. This presentation is for freshman applicants admitted for Fall 2017.

Transfer Admission

This session will offer an overview of the transfer application process, including information on admission, next steps for admitted students, and transferring credits. Admissions counselors will be available to answer questions.

Business

As a hub of business, Charlotte has a multitude of advantages for our students. The Belk College of Business will provide an overview of academic programs and opportunities available within our majors.

The Levine Scholars Program

The Levine Scholars Program is the premier scholarship program at UNC Charlotte. This session is applicable to seniors who have already received a nomination for the scholarship or juniors who are interested in learning more about the opportunity.

Student Panel

What does it mean to be part of Niner Nation? Hear from current students about their experiences at UNC Charlotte.

City of Charlotte

As the 16th largest city in the U.S., Charlotte offers you the opportunities of a vibrant dynamic city paired with the benefit of a rewarding campus expereience!

Campus Tours

Our students will lead you through the heart of campus and share their experiences at UNC Charlotte. NOTE: Campus tours are offered in each session and will continue after session 3

 

SESSION 2, 10:30AM-11:00AM

CHOOSE ONE PRESENTATION
Liberal Arts & Sciences

The College of Liberal Arts & Sciences (CLAS) is a place of exploration and discovery where students develop an in-depth knowledge of a chosen field as well as transferrable skills that are valuable to the workforce. This session will provide an overview of CLAS and its 34 degree programs.

Education

Located in one of the largest and most diverse school districts in the country, UNC Charlotte offers a wide array of programs for future educators. Representatives will provide an overview of academic programs ranging from Early Childhood Education to Secondary Education.

Getting Admitted

Want to find out more about becoming a 49er? In this session, we will review the admission process and application requirements at UNC Charlotte.

I’ve Been Admitted For Spring Now What?

Congratulations! Find out your next steps to take after being offered admission to UNC Charlotte.

Study Abroad

Studying abroad is a great way to enhance your college experience. At UNC Charlotte, there are study abroad opportunities in locations across the globe. Attend this session to find out more.

Transfer Resources

Transferring can be a big adjustment - come hear about some resources available on campus to help you with your transition. Get information on learning communities, transfer seminar options, and other transfer resources available to you.

Financial Aid

Representatives from The Office of Financial Aid will present on the various types of financial aid available and the financial aid application and awarding process.

Housing & Residence Life

Housing & Residence Life will present information about the different types of on-campus housing and the housing application process. NOTE: Housing & Residence Life presentation is offered in all 3 sessions

Campus Tours

Our students will lead you through the heart of campus and share their experiences at UNC Charlotte. NOTE: Campus tours are offered in each session and will continue after session 3

 

 

SESSION 3, 11:15AM-11:45AM

CHOOSE ONE PRESENTATION
Housing & Residence Life

Housing & Residence Life will present information about the different types of on-campus housing and the housing application process. NOTE: Housing & Residence Life presentation is offered in all 3 sessions

Honors College

The University Honors Program (UHP) offers a unique experience for highly motivated students. If you are looking for engaging classes, a supportive community emphasizing scholarship, leadership, and community engagement, come see what our Honors experience is all about.

Student Activities, Involvement & Leadership

Learn about the many ways to get involved and make the most of your college experience. Hear about student organizations, the Multicultural Resource Center, Student Media, Leadership Development, and VENTURE.

Computing & Informatics

Find out more about the academic programs & opportunities within the College of Computing and Informatics. NOTE: Meet at Woodward Hall lobby (1st Floor) immediately after Session 3 to tour the Computing Research Labs.

Engineering

Engineering students engage in hands-on, collaborative learning both in and out of the classroom. Representatives will discuss the abundant opportunities in the College of Engineering. NOTE: Tours of the Engineering Learning Community (Hawthorn) will depart at 11:45am.

Arts + Architecture

After a welcome and overview of the programs offered within the College of Arts + Architecture, advisors from Architecture, Art & Art History, Dance, Music, and Theatre will host breakout sessions and answer your questions about these programs.

Health & Human Services

The field of health & human services is rapidly growing. Representatives will provide an overview of majors in Nursing, Athletic Training, Exercise Science, Public Health, and Social Work.

Campus Tours

Our students will lead you through the heart of campus and share their experiences at UNC Charlotte. NOTE: Campus tours are offered in each session and will continue after session 3

 

 

ONGOING EVENTS

9:45AM-1:30PM

Campus Tours

Our students will lead you through the heart of campus and share their experiences at UNC Charlotte. NOTE: Campus tours are offered during each session and will continue after session 3

11:00AM- 11:45AM

Housing Tours

Niner Guides will escort you to housing. 

11:45AM- 2:00PM

Housing Tours

Shuttles will be available until 2pm to transport you to and from housing tours in North Village and South Village, as well as the Union Deck and West deck where your vehicle is parked. (See shuttle route in your program for the bus stop locations.)