Orientation for Incoming Students



Congratulations on your acceptance and decision to attend University of North Carolina School of the Arts! You are embarking on what will be a powerfully challenging and rewarding time in your life. Your training here begins with New Student Orientation where we will share key information vital to a successful career at UNCSA. Please check this page throughout the summer for important updates regarding New Student Orientation.

If you have questions regarding New Student Orientation you may email orientation@uncsa.edu or call 336-770-3283.

2017 Orientation Dates by Academic Level

High School - August 10, 2017

Undergraduate - August 15, 2017


  • School of Design & Production: Costume Design, Scene Design, Wig & Makeup, Stage Properties, Scenic Art - August 10, 2017
  • School of Design & Production: Costume Technology, Stage Automation, Technical Direction - August 14, 2017
  • School of Design & Production: Sound Design - August 15, 2017
  • School of Music and School of Filmmaking - August 15, 2017