WelcomeOrientation is mandatory for all new UNCW undergraduate students. The Onslow Extension Site provides Orientation each semester for newly admitted Extension students. During your orientation session, you will have the opportunity to have your student ID picture taken for your UNCW One Card, purchase books from the UNCW bookstore, meet your academic advisor, and register for classes.

Onslow Extension Students should NOT register for a main campus Orientation session.

Please Note:

  • Brunswick, Columbus, Duplin and Sampson Extension Students should contact the site’s coordinator to sign-up for orientation
  • Students accepted into the Bachelor of Science RN to BS and the B.S. Clinical Research should contact the School of Nursing directly at 910.962.3208 to find out about their orientation; they should NOT register for the Onslow Extension orientation.
  • Graduate students should contact their academic advisor to find out about their orientation; they are not required to attend the Onslow Extension orientation.

Spring 2016 Onslow Extension Orientation Information

Summer 2016 Onslow Extension Orientation Information

Prior to Orientation

1. Pay your $100 enrollment deposit

In order to register for Orientation, the $100 enrollment deposit must have been paid. If you have not paid your enrollment deposit, please reference your Teal Ticket for step-by-step instructions on paying the deposit by mail or online.

2. Register and pay for Orientation

To register online and pay the $20.00 orientation fee by credit card (MasterCard or Visa), please follow these instructions:

Please Note:

  • Students who do not pay the Orientation Registration fee will not be able to register for classes the night of Orientation.
  • No payment will be taken in person on the night of orientation.
  • The orientation fee is NOT waived for Active Duty Military.
  • Graduate students are welcome, but are not required to attend orientation.
  • Due to space limitations, guests, spouses, and parents are not permitted to attend orientation.

3. Access you UNCW email account

Students accounts are created upon acceptance to the university (refer to your Teal Ticket for more information).

4. Contact your Academic Advisor:

Your advisor will assist in determining which classes you will need to complete your degree at UNCW

5. Follow remaining steps on the Teal Ticket

Please Note:

  • Immunization Records and Health Insurance are NOT required for Extension Students (please contact Katrin Wesner at wesnerk@uncw.edu if you have any questions regarding the student health insurance)

6. Review the Orientation FAQ's before attending orientation


A representative from the UNCW Bookstore will be available at CCCC for book purchases and buy-backs during orientation.

Book Buying Options / Order Books Online

Onslow Extension students receive free shipping
when ordering their books online.

Information on ordering books online can be found on our Library/Bookstore page located under For Students/ Library and Bookstore.

Student ID Cards

UNCW Student ID pictures will be taken the night of Orientation. The $20 fee for your ID card will be billed directly to your student account. You will not receive your student ID card on the night of orientation, but will receive it approximately 2 weeks later; ID cards may be picked up at the Onslow Extension office located in the Administration building at Coastal Carolina Community College. Refer to the UNCW Extension website for updates.

Note: The ID card and orientation fee are separate charges.

Orientation Resources

Makeup Orientation

The General Orientation Program IS mandatory for all newly admitted students.

Fall 2015 Makeup Orientation is coming soon!

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