Attend a Preview Day

Discover why the University of North Carolina School of the Arts is the place for exceptionally talented students to study and thrive.

Preview Day is your opportunity to explore movie set facades, music and dance rehearsal rooms, stunning performance venues and screening spaces. Plus, you will meet deans, faculty and current students. These all-day, on-campus events are packed with information and inspiration.

Fall 2022 Preview Day Update: The Novemeber 11 event was canceled due to inclement weather and travel concerns stemming from Hurricane Nicole. Limited availability remains for prospective graduate students at the makeup Preview Day on January 13, 2023.


Save the date: Spring Preview Day is March 24, 2023. Request a spot beginning in late February.

Sample Schedule

View a sample schedule of our Preview Day experience. All times are based on the Eastern Time Zone (ET).

  • Undergraduate and high school Preview Day sample schedule.
  • Graduate school Preview Day sample schedule, tailored for the graduate school experience.