Campus Activities & Involvement Center


Stay engaged at UNCW with WaveLink: UNCW's Student Engagement System

WaveLink is your information hub to learn about UNCW's Registered Student Organizations and departments and to discover what events are happening. WaveLink offers a variety of opportunities to highlight events, showcase resources, and collaborate with others. CAIC is developing a variety of WaveLink video tutorials and examples to help you discover ways to get engaged. We encourage you to check out WaveLink to stay connected with the UNCW community. Login to WaveLink with your UNCW email credentials.    

Login to WaveLink Events Organization Directory

WaveLink Guide

WaveLink Guide Overview

WaveLink 101: Introduction (All UNCW Students, Staff, & Faculty) - Learn about WaveLink and how it is used to engage students. Here, you will navigate the basics of the system, as well as features for the homepage, explore, account, and manage sections. 

WaveLink 201:  Managing Organizations (Officers & Advisors) - Discover all of the accessible features as you manage organizations. This section includes information about manage view and rosters, about sectionsevents, forms, elections, news and gallery features, tracking attendance, and more. 

Cheat Sheets: Managing Rosters, Creating Events, Tracking Attendance, Managing Forms

WaveLink 301: Admin Features (UNCW-Approved Administrators) - For access to admin sections of the guide, you must be an approved WaveLink administration. Due to the confidential information that comes with this access, CAIC and Campus Life must approve all admins.

 WaveLink News

6/20: Event Attendance Tab (Admins) All active user profiles now have an Event Attendance tab that allows WaveLink admins to see a complete list of events a user has attended. 
6/20: Video Embedding Organizations may now embed videos into various features including news, event descriptions, form questions, organization descriptions, elections, and galleries.
5/20: UNCW Athletics UNCW Athletics has joined WaveLink with 17 new pages including all sports teams, Team Teal, and Seahawk Mental Health & Performance. Students may select the new event category 'Varsity Athletics' for sporting events.
4/20: Event Attendance URL On the manage event page for any event, you will now find an Attendance URL. Event attendees who click this link and login with their UNCW credentials (with 72 hours) will be automatically marked as attended for the event.
3/20: Event Online Locations Events can now list an online location (i.e., a zoom link) instead of or in addition to a physical location.

 As of Spring 2020, there are currently 350 active organizations on WaveLink including university departments, varsity athletics, and registered student organizations.

In 2019-2020 alone, students found 2,600+ events as engagement opportunities.