June Freshman Orientation:
- On-campus housing for the first night of orientation is included in
students' orientation fee. Students will be staying in either Cornerstone Hall, Honors House or International House.
All students are encouraged to stay on campus, as it provides an opportunity to
meet other students and to get to know campus. Additionally, student sessions
sometimes run late into the evening.
- Early Arrival Option: Students who wish to arrive the
night before their Orientation begins may stay on campus. Check-in is between
7:45-8:45 p.m. the night prior (June 1, 3, 8, 10 & 15) in Cornerstone Hall.
Orientation Leaders will have a variety of activities planned to introduce
students to each other. This option is available for an additional $15
- Parents: Parents may stay on campus, in a separate residence hall away from the students, for an
additional $15 per night. This is for a double occupancy with single beds.
Please be aware that these are residence halls and not hotels. Each room has
two single beds, desks, chairs and includes linens. No other amenities will be
provided. Parents might also have to walk down the hall to a shared bathroom.
While there are no evening activities planned for parents, they are encouraged
to check out what Wilmington has to offer.
- Sheets, towels, a pillow and a blanket will be provided for students and parents staying in the
June Transfer Orientation:
- On-campus housing is available for the night prior to orientation (Tues. June 17). Check-in is between 7:45-8:45 p.m. This option is available for an additional $15 fee per person.
May & August Transfer and August & January Freshman Orientation:No on-campus housing is available for students or parents for these sessions.
2014 Hotel Rates
When making plans to stay in Wilmington for Orientation, please consider our sponsors. Please note that rates are set by the hotel and may be subject to change. Please contact the hotels listed for 2015 rates. The prices listed below reflect the 2014 season.
Wilmington/Cape Fear Coast CVB
509 Nutt St. #1
Wilmington, NC 28401
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Wilmington International Airport (ILM)
- Website: www.flyilm.com
- Address: 1740 Airport Blvd., Wilmington, NC 28405
- Airlines: Allegiant, American, American Eagle, Delta, US Airways
- Direct Flights: Atlanta, Charlotte, Chicago, Philadelphia, New York-LaGaurdia, Orlando-Sanford, Washington-National (seasonal)
RENTAL CAR INFORMATION
National / Alamo
Thrifty / Dollar