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Visit UNCW


Campus Visit 

Campus Visit Information

The Office of Admissions invites you and your family to visit UNCW's main campus to explore one of the most beautiful campuses in the South and first-hand from a current Seahawk about the unique academic opportunities and tight-knit community.

Schedule your campus visit →

Explore UNCW Virtually

Virtual Visit Opportunities

Until you can make it to Wilmington in person, we encourage you to check out our variety of virtual opportunities to learn about living, learning and applying to UNCW.

Take a virtual tour →

Register for upcoming virtual events →

There are currently no upcoming virtual events scheduled. Please continue to monitor our website for event updates or join our mailing list for upcoming events and more information about UNCW.


Meet with your UNCW Admissions Counselor →

View past virtual events →

Open House Visit Programs

Open House Information

The Office of Admissions hosts several visit programs throughout the year designed with you and your college search in mind. 


Seahawk Preview Day→
Who: Admitted First-Year and Transfer Students
: TBD 2023


Seahawk Saturday
Who: Prospective First-Year and Transfer Students
: Saturday, September 24th, 2022


Other UNCW Visit Opportunities

Other UNCW Visit Opportunities

 Honors College Information Sessions 
On select afternoons/evenings in the fall and spring semester, the
Honors College will host information sessions for interested students.


 Watson College of Education Preview Days 
Who: Prospective Education Majors and Minors
When: February 18, 2023. 10:00-12:00


 Watson College of Education Information Session →
: Prospective Education Majors and Minors

Click the link to complete registration for a private visit with the Watson College of Education. Visits include a short presentation, current student Q&A, and tour of the Watson College of Education. Schedule yours today! We encourage you to add this opportunity onto your campus tour!  

Self-Guided Campus Tour

Self-Guided Tour Information

Looking to tour the UNCW main campus on your own? Download the self-guided campus tour map so you can navigate campus and learn more about each stop on the way.

Please note that the UNCW Center for Marine Science is not open to the public. We encourage you to explore the Center for Marine Science through our virtual tour option.

Self-Guided Campus Tour Resources →

School Group Tours

Group Visit Information

The Office of Admissions is excited to welcome high school and transfer student groups to campus for an inside look into the application process and life as a Seahawk.  

 At this time, we are not able to accommodate any additional requests for March or April.

Register School Group to Visit UNCW →

Discover Wilmington



In addition to visiting UNCW, we encourage you to explore the surrounding Wilmington area! Here are a few resources to get you started: