Graduate Student Life through the Office of the Dean of Students proudly supports our graduate students at UNCW with programming, advocacy, and support.  Below is a list of programs for the semester sponsored or promoted by the Office of the Dean of Students.

Ongoing Programs

UNCW Events Calendar is a centralized place for all events on campus.
UNCW Presents 2017-2018 season is here for plays, concerts, etc. $5 tickets for students.
Seahawk Adventures has outdoor trips, rentals, and clinics.
Intramurals are ongoing for graduate students to create teams and play.
Group Fitness classes are free in the Student Recreation Center.
Leadership Lecture Series is the leadership speaker series at the university.
UNCW Athletics schedules for all sports, #gohawks!

Upcoming Events

"Treat Yo Self"

Monday, April 2, 2018 
11:00 am to 1:00 pm, Tables outside the bookstore
In support of "Happiness Week" hosted by the Counseling Center, come grab a sweet treat from PERCH!

Past Events

Welcome Back Coffee Break
Monday, January 8, 2018
9:00 to 11:00 am, Tables outside the bookstore
Come have coffee, tea, and snacks on your first day of class.  PERCH will be present to answer any questions you may have.
Sponsored by PERCH

UNCW Presents: Martha Redbone Roots Project with Lakota John
Thursday, January 18, 2018 at 7:30 PM, Kenan Auditorium
FREE Tickets for graduate students
If you are interested in attending, please email Assistant Dean Stephanie Ganser at

No-Frills Housing Fair
Tuesday, January 30, 2018
12:00 to 2:00 pm, Town Square, Fisher University Union
15+ properties will be present promoting their properties.
Sponsored by PERCH

Research Tools and Techniques
Tuesday, January 30, 2018
4:00 to 5:00 pm, Randall Library room 1022

Healthy Choices with Chelsea
Thursday, February 1, 2018
12:00 to 1:00 pm, DePaolo Hall Conference Room (first floor)
Join Chelsea Stant, the Registered Dietitian at UNCW where she will share with you healthy choices to support your wellness goals for 2018.
A healthy and delicious lunch will be served

New Roommate Social
Monday, February 26, 2018
12:00 to 2:00 pm, Azalea Coast A
Do you want to live off-campus, but want a roommate?  Do you need one more person to fill your apartment?  Come mix and mingle with other students and see if you would be a good match.  Light refreshments will be served.

Off-Campus Housing Fair
Wednesday, February 28, 2018
10:00 am to 1:00 pm, Burney Center Ballroom
This is the largest housing fair of the spring semester! 20+ properties will be present promoting their properties.
Sponsored by PERCH