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Incoming Freshman Orientation

All incoming students must attend Orientation prior to taking classes.

Spring Incoming Freshman/Family Orientation Dates

January 7- 8, 2016

The online registration system for First Year Spring Admits will open on January 25, 2016.

Spanish interpretation services will be available for parents and family members. In order to secure appropriate accommodations, please call or email our office (910.962.3089 or transitions@uncw.edu).

Registration Deadlines:
Incoming freshmen should register by TBA in order to be eligible for early registration for classes.

Fall Incoming Freshman/Family Orientation Dates

Please note that registration for students attending UNCW in the fall 2015 semester is now open through May 12, 2015.

Session 1 - June 1-2 SESSION FULL
Session 2 - June 3-4 SESSION FULL
Session 3 - June 8-9 SESSION FULL
Session 4 - June 10-11
Session 5 - June 15-16 SESSION FULL
Session 6 - August 16-17
(Parents attend August 16 only)

Registration Deadlines:
Incoming freshmen should register by May 12, 2015 in order to be eligible for early registration for classes.

Freshman/Family Orientation Fees

Student Orientation Fees:
January & August Sessions: $110.00
*Overnight lodging is not included for January & August Sessions*
June Sessions: $130.00

Parent & Family Orientation Fees:
January & August Sessions: $50.00 per person
June Sessions: $60.00 per person

Parent & Family On-Campus Housing:
$15.00 per person in addition to Orientation fees.
*On-campus housing is only available for June Sessions*

Early Arrival Fees:
$15 per person in addition to Orientation fees.
*On-campus housing is available for the night prior to Orientation (June Sessions only)*
Check-In is between 7:45 p.m. - 8:45 p.m.

Early Registration for Classes

Do you want to be able to sign up for classes before Orientation? If so, please sign up for Orientation by May 12 and you will have the opportunity to complete early registration! University College can provide additional information on early registration. However, make sure to register for Orientation by May 12 to qualify!

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