New College Student Orientation Schedules

You are embarking on what will be a powerfully challenging and rewarding time in your college life. Your training here begins with New Student Orientation. During the summer months we'll be finalizing schedules and dates to post to this page.

Key Dates

  • August 20, 2019 New students move-in to residence halls
  • August 20, 2019 - August 21, 2019 Parent & Family portion of Orientation concludes at 2 p.m.
  • August 26, 2019  Undergraduate classes begin
  • August 20, 2019-August 29, 2019 Orientation Period

Move-in & Check-In

There is a lot to do during the initial hours and for those students moving into the residence halls to commuter students checking in so we've separated out the Opening Day Schedule to give you step-by-step instructions.

Move-in & check-in Schedule

Day-by-Day Orientation Schedules

There are important meetings, assessments and orientations for different campus services and for your art school during your first days on campus. Refer to this schedule.

Actors

Tuesday, August 20

  • MOVE-IN 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Hanes Student Commons, Top Floor
  • CHECK-IN TIMES 
    HALLS A,C,E 8 a.m.-9:30 a.m 

    HALLS B,D,F 9:45 a.m.-11:15 a.m. 
    COMMUTER 11 a.m.-2 p.m. 
    BAILEY STREET & CENTER STAGE 8 a.m.-2 p.m.

  • LUNCH 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Hanes Student Commons, Dining Hall
  • UNCSA CAMPUS WELCOME SESSION 3 p.m.-3:55 p.m. School of Music Complex, Watson Hall (For Commuter & Residential Students)
  • SCHOOL OF DRAMA ORIENTATION 4 p.m.-5 p.m. Workplace, Agnes de Mille Theatre (For Students and Families)
  • DINNER 4:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. Hanes Student Commons, Dining Hall
  • LATE CHECK-IN After 5 p.m. Lower Housing, Quad Office
  • MEET WITH RESIDENT ADVISORS 8 p.m. Residence Halls
  • NEW STUDENT Q&A WITH RESIDENCE LIFE AND WELCOME SQUAD | 9 p.m.-10:30 p.m. Film Village, ACE Theatre
  • HANGOUT ON THE HILL 10:30 p.m.

Wednesday, August 21

  • BREAKFAST 7:15 a.m.-11 a.m. Dining Hall
  • DIVISION OF LIBERAL ARTS ORIENTATION 9 a.m.-9:50 a.m. School of Music Complex, Watson Hall (For Students)
  • STUDENT AFFAIRS PARENT SESSION 9 a.m.-9:50 a.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall
  • SAFE U 10 a.m.-11:30 a.m. School of Music Complex, Watson Hall(For Students)
  • DIVISION OF LIBERAL ARTS ORIENTATION 10 a.m.-10:50 a.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall (For Parents)
  • CAMPUS SAFETY 11 a.m.-11:50 a.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall (For Parents)
  • FAMILY LUNCH 12 p.m.-2 p.m. The Hill & Eisenberg Social Hall

    UNCSA students who have purchased a UNCSA meal plan will be permitted to use their plan for this lunch and families may purchase lunch for $10 per person.

    You may purchase your lunch in advance using the following link: https://bit.ly/33mppKc

  • STUDENT SERVICES FAIR 12 p.m.-2 p.m. Bottom Floor of Hanes Student Commons & Eisenberg Social Hall

Note: This concludes the family and parent portion of Orientation.

  • FEDERAL WORK STUDY ORIENTATION 3 p.m.-4 p.m. Film Village, Gold Theatre (For Students Awarded Work Study Only)
  • NEW KENAN EXCELLENCE SCHOLARS 4 p.m.-5 p.m.  Teaching & Learning Center Conference Room (For New Kenan Excellence Scholars Only)
  • LIBERAL ARTS COURSE ADVISING (Optional) 4 p.m.-7 p.m. Hanes Student Commons, Eisenberg Social Hall
  • DINNER 4:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. Dining Hall
  • DEANS' PANEL DISCUSSION 7:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m. School of Music Complex, Watson Hall
  • CAMPFIRE BALL 9 p.m. The Hill/Eisenberg Social Hall

Thursday, August 22

  • BREAKFAST 7:15 a.m.-11 a.m. Dining Hall
  • LUNCH 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Dining Hall
  • INTRO TO ATHLETIC TRAINING 1 p.m.- 2 p.m. School of Music Complex, Watson Hall (for students)
  • LIBERAL ARTS COURSE ADVISING (Optional) 1 p.m.-4 p.m.  Hanes Student Commons, Eisenberg Social Hall
  • CAMPUS TOUR 2 p.m.-3:30 p.m. Drama Office
  • MEETING WITH DEAN ZIGLER 3:30 p.m.-5 p.m. Workplace, Room 713
  • DINNER 4:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. Dining Hall
  • LIVE BAND KARAOKE 9:30p.m.-11:30 p.m. Hanes Student Commons, Eisenberg Social Hall

Friday, August 23

  • BREAKFAST 7:15 a.m.-11 a.m. Dining Hall
  • REGISTRATION & CHECK-IN 9 a.m.-12 p.m. Drama Main Office
  • LUNCH 11 a.m.- 2 p.m. Dining Hall
  • MONOLOGUES FOR FACULTY 4 p.m.-6 p.m. Workplace, Agnes de Mille Theatre
  • DINNER 4:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. Dining Hall
  • SPEAK ABOUT IT 8 p.m.-10 p.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall

Saturday, August 24

  • BREAKFAST 9 a.m-11 a.m. Dining Hall
  • LUNCH 11 a.m.- 2 p.m. Dining Hall
  • INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS INFO SESSION 1 p.m.- 3 p.m. Hanes Student Commons, Eisenberg Social Hall
  • DINNER 4:30 p.m.- 7:30 p.m. Dining Hall
  • OUTDOOR MOVIE 9 p.m.- 11 p.m. The Hill

Sunday, August 25

  • BREAKFAST 9 a.m.- 11 a.m. Dining Hall
  • LUNCH 11 a.m.- 2 p.m. Dining Hall
  • STUDIO I MONOLOGUES HOSTED BY STUDIO IV 2 p.m.- 4 p.m. Hanes Student Commons, Eisenberg Social Hall
  • DINNER 4:30 p.m.- 7:30 p.m. Dining Hall
  • ARTIST OF COLOR CAMPFIRE 8 p.m. - 10 p.m. The Hill

Monday, August 26

  • BREAKFAST 7:15 a.m.–11 a.m. Dining Hall
  • COLLEGE CLASSES BEGIN 8 a.m.
  • LUNCH 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Dining Hall
  • CHANCELLOR’S CONVOCATION 5 p.m.- 6 p.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall
  • COOKOUT & PARTY ON THE PLAZA 6 p.m.- 7 p.m. Daniels Plaza 

Dancers

Tuesday, August 20

  • MOVE-IN 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Hanes Student Commons, Top Floor
  • CHECK-IN TIMES
    HALLS A,C,E 8 a.m.-9:30 a.m.
    HALLS B,D,F 9:45 a.m.-11:15 a.m.
    COMMUTER 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
    BAILEY STREET & CENTER STAGE 8 a.m.-2 p.m.
  • LUNCH 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Hanes Student Commons, Dining Hall
  • UNCSA CAMPUS WELCOME SESSION 3 p.m.-3:55 p.m.
    School of Music Complex, Watson Hall (For Commuter & Residential Students)
  • DANCE ORIENTATION 4 p.m.-5:55 p.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall (For Students & Families)
  • DINNER 4:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. Hanes Student Commons, Dining Hall
  • LATE CHECK-IN After 5 p.m. Lower Housing, Quad Office
  • MEET WITH RESIDENT ADVISORS 8 p.m. Residence Halls
  • NEW STUDENT Q&A RESIDENCE LIFE AND WELCOME SQUAD 9 p.m.-10:30 p.m. Film Village, ACE Theatre
  • HANGOUT ON THE HILL 10:30 p.m.

Wednesday, August 21

  • BREAKFAST 7:15 a.m.-11 a.m. Dining Hall
  • DIVISION OF LIBERAL ARTS ORIENTATION 9 a.m.-9:50 a.m. School of Music Complex, Watson Hall (For Students)
  • STUDENT AFFAIRS PARENT SESSION 9 a.m.-9:50 a.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall
  • SAFE U 10 a.m.-11:30 a.m. School of Music Complex, Watson Hall (For Students)
  • CAMPUS SAFETY 11 a.m.-11:50 a.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall (For Parents)
  • DIVISION OF LIBERAL ARTS ORIENTATION 10 a.m.-10:50 a.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall (For Parents)
  • FAMILY LUNCH 12 p.m.-2 p.m. The Hill & Eisenberg Social Hall

    UNCSA students who have purchased a UNCSA meal plan will be permitted to use their plan for this lunch and families may purchase lunch for $10 per person.

    You may purchase your lunch in advance using the following link: https://bit.ly/2KPbIuN

  • STUDENT SERVICES FAIR 12 p.m.-2 p.m. Bottom Floor of Hanes Student Commons & Eisenberg Social Hall

Note: This concludes the family and parent portion of Orientation.

  • FEDERAL WORK STUDY ORIENTATION 3 p.m.-4:00 p.m. Film Village, Gold Theatre (For Student Awarded Federal Work Study Only)
  • NEW KENAN EXCELLENCE SCHOLARS 4 p.m.-5 p.m. Teaching & Learning Center Conference Room (For New Kenan Excellence Scholars Only)
  • LIBERAL ARTS COURSE ADVISING (Optional) 4-7 p.m. 
    Hanes Student Commons, Eisenberg Social Hall
  • DINNER 4:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. Dining Hall
  • DEANS' PANEL DISCUSSION 7:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m. School of Music Complex, Watson Hall
  • CAMPFIRE BALL 9 p.m. The Hill/Eisenberg Social Hall

Thursday, August 22

  • BREAKFAST 7:15 a.m.-11 a.m. Dining Hall
  • DANCE TECHNIQUE CLASS FOR ALL NEW DANCE STUDENTS 10:20 a.m.-11:50 a.m. See Dance Board for Assignments
  • LUNCH 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Dining Hall
  • INTRO TO ATHLETIC TRAINING 1 p.m.- 2 p.m. School of Music Complex, Watson Hall (for students)
  • LIBERAL ARTS COURSE ADVISING (Optional) 1-4 p.m.  Hanes Student Commons, Eisenberg Social Hall
  • BALLET PLACEMENT FOR NEW CONTEMPORARY MAJORS
    3:45 p.m.-5:15 p.m. Gray Building, Studio A
  • DINNER 4:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. Dining Hall
  • LIVE BAND KARAOKE 9:30 p.m.-11:30 p.m. Hanes Student Commons, Eisenberg Social Hall

Friday, August 23

  • BREAKFAST 7:15 a.m.-11 a.m. Dining Hall
  • REGISTRATION & CHECK-IN 9 a.m.-10 a.m. Dance Faculty Lounge
  • DANCE TECHNIQUE CLASS FOR ALL NEW DANCE STUDENTS 10:20 a.m.-11:50 a.m. Check Dance Board for Assignments
  • LUNCH 11 a.m.- 2 p.m. Dining Hall
  • DINNER 4:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. Dining Hall
  • SPEAK ABOUT IT PERFORMANCE 6 p.m.-8 p.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall 

Saturday, August 24 

  • BREAKFAST 9 a.m.- 11 a.m. Dining Hall
  • LUNCH 11 a.m.- 2 p.m.
  • INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS INFO SESSION 1 p.m.- 3 p.m. Hanes Student Commons, Eisenberg Social Hall
  • DINNER 4:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.
  • OUTDOOR MOVIE 9 p.m.- 11 p.m. The Hill

Sunday, August 25

  • BREAKFAST 9 a.m.-11 a.m. Dining Hall
  • LUNCH 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Dining Hall
  • DINNER 4:30-7 p.m. Dining Hall
  • ARTIST OF COLOR CAMPFIRE 8 p.m.- 10 p.m. The Hill

Monday, August 26

  • BREAKFAST 7:15 a.m.-11 a.m. Dining Hall
  • COLLEGE CLASSES BEGIN 8 a.m.
  • LUNCH 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Dining Hall
  • CHANCELLOR’S CONVOCATION 5 p.m.- 6 p.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall
  • COOKOUT & PARTY ON THE PLAZA 6 p.m.- 7 p.m. Daniels Plaza

Design & Production

Tuesday, August 20

  • MOVE-IN 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Hanes Student Commons, Top Floor
  • CHECK-IN TIMES
    HALLS A,C,E 8 a.m.-9:30 a.m.
    HALLS B,D,F 9:45 a.m.-11:15 a.m.
    COMMUTER 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
    BAILEY STREET & CENTER STAGE 8 a.m.-2 p.m.
  • LUNCH 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Hanes Student Commons, Dining Hall
  • UNCSA CAMPUS WELCOME SESSION 3 p.m.-3:55 p.m. School of Music Complex, Watson Hall (For Commuter & Residential Students)
  • D&P ORIENTATION 4-5:55 p.m. D&P Building, Room 113
    (For Parents)
  • DINNER 4:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. Hanes Student Commons, Dining Hall
  • LATE CHECK-IN After 5 pm Lower Housing, Quad Office
  • MEET WITH RESIDENT ADVISORS 8 p.m. Residence Halls
  • NEW STUDENT Q&A WITH RESIDENCE LIFE AND WELCOME SQUAD 9 p.m.-10:30p.m. Film Village, ACE Theatre
  • HANGOUT ON THE HILL 10:30 p.m.

Wednesday, August 21

  • BREAKFAST 7:15 a.m.-11 a.m. Dining Hall
  • DIVISION OF LIBERAL ARTS ORIENTATION 9 a.m.-9:50 a.m. School of Music Complex, Watson Hall (For Students)
  • STUDENT AFFAIRS PARENT SESSION 9 a.m.-9:50 a.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall
  • SAFE U 10 a.m.-11:30 a.m. School of Music Complex, Watson Hall (For Students)
  • DIVISION OF LIBERAL ARTS ORIENTATION 10 a.m.-10:50 a.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall (For Parents)
  • CAMPUS SAFETY 11 a.m.-11:50 a.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall (For Parents)
  • FAMILY LUNCH 12 p.m.-2 p.m. The Hill & Eisenberg Social Hall

    UNCSA students who have purchased a UNCSA meal plan will be permitted to use their plan for this lunch and families may purchase lunch for $10 per person.

    You may purchase your lunch in advance using the following link: https://bit.ly/2KPbIuN

  • STUDENT SERVICES FAIR 12 p.m.-2 p.m. Bottom Floor of Hanes Student Commons & Eisenberg Social Hall

Note: This concludes the family and parent portion of Orientation.

  • FEDERAL WORK STUDY ORIENTATION 3 p.m.-4 p.m. Film Village, Gold Theatre (For Students Awarded Federal Work Study Only)
  • NEW KENAN EXCELLENCE SCHOLARS 4 p.m.-5 p.m. Teaching & Learning Center Conference Room (For New Kenan Excellence Scholars Only)
  • LIBERAL ARTS COURSE ADVISING (Optional) 4 p.m.-7 p.m. Hanes Student Commons, Eisenberg Social Hall
  • DINNER 4:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. Dining Hall
  • DEANS' PANEL DISCUSSION 7:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m. School of Music Complex, Watson Hall
  • CAMPFIRE BALL 9p.m. The Hill/Eisenberg Social Hall

Thursday, August 22

  • BREAKFAST 7:15 a.m.-11 a.m. Dining Hall
  • LUNCH 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Dining Hall
  • INTRO TO ATHLETIC TRAINING 1 p.m.- 2 p.m. School of Music Complex, Watson Hall 
  • LIBERAL ARTS COURSE ADVISING (Optional) 1 p.m.-4 p.m. Hanes Student Commons, Eisenberg Social Hall
  • ALL-SCHOOL MEETING 4 p.m.-6 p.m. D&P Building, Room 113
  • D&P COOKOUT 6 p.m.-7:30 p.m. D&P Building, Paint Shop
  • LIVE BAND KARAOKE 9:30 p.m.-11:30 p.m. Hanes Student Commons, Eisenberg Social Hall

Friday, August 23

  • BREAKFAST 7:15 a.m.-11 a.m. Dining Hall
  • D&P LIBRARY ORIENTATION 8 a.m.-12 p.m. (Appointments Will Be Posted) Library, First Floor
  • LUNCH 11 a.m.- 2 p.m. Dining Hall
  • REGISTRATION & CHECK-IN 1 p.m.-4 p.m. D&P Main Office
  • SPEAK ABOUT IT PERFORMANCE 6 p.m.- 8 p.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall
  • DINNER 4:30-7:30 p.m. Dining Hall

Saturday, August 24

  • BREAKFAST 9 a.m.- 11 a.m. Dining Hall
  • LUNCH 11 a.m.- 2 p.m. Dining Hall
  • INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS INFO SESSION 1 p.m.- 3 p.m. Hanes Student Commons, Eisenberg Social Hall 
  • DINNER 4:30 p.m.- 7:30 p.m. Dining Hall
  • OUTDOOR MOVIE 9 p.m.- 11 p.m. The Hill

Sunday, August 25

  • BREAKFAST 9 a.m.-11 a.m. Dining Hall
  • LUNCH 11 a.m.- 2 p.m. Dining Hall
  • D&P RESPIRATOR FITTING 2 p.m.-6 p.m. (Cash/Checks only, Appointments Posted) D&P Building, Room 115
  • Dinner 4:30 p.m.-7 p.m. Dining Hall
  • ARTIST OF COLOR CAMPFIRE 8 p.m.- 10 p.m. The Hill

Monday, August 26

  • BREAKFAST 7:15 a.m.-11  a.m. Dining Hall
  • COLLEGE CLASSES BEGIN 8 a.m.
  • LUNCH 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. Dining Hall
  • D&P GENERAL MEETING 2 p.m.-4 p.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall
  • CHANCELLOR’S CONVOCATION 5 p.m.-6 p.m. 
    Gray Building, Crawford Hall
  • COOKOUT & PARTY ON THE PLAZA 6 p.m.-7 p.m.
    Daniels Plaza

Filmmakers

Tuesday, August 20

  • MOVE-IN 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Hanes Student Commons, Top Floor
  • CHECK-IN TIMES
    HALLS A,C,E 8 a.m.-9:30 a.m.
    HALLS B,D,F 9:45 a.m.-11:15 a.m.
    COMMUTER 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
    BAILEY STREET & CENTER STAGE 8 a.m.-2 p.m.
  • LUNCH 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Hanes Student Commons, Dining Hall
  • UNCSA CAMPUS WELCOME SESSION 3 p.m.-3:55 p.m. School of Music Complex, Watson Hall  (For Students)
  • SCHOOL OF FILMMAKING MEETING 4-5:55 p.m. Film Village, Main Theatre (Parents & Students)
  • DINNER 4:30-7:30p.m. Dining Hall
  • LATE CHECK-IN After 5 p.m. Lower Housing, Quad Office
  • MEET WITH RESIDENT ADVISORS 8 p.m. Residence Halls
  • NEW STUDENT Q&A WITH RESIDENCE LIFE AND WELCOME SQUAD 9-10:30p.m. Film Village, Main Theater 
  • HANGOUT ON THE HILL 10:30 p.m.

Wednesday, August 21

  • BREAKFAST 7:15 a.m.-11 a.m. Dining Hall
  • DIVISION OF LIBERAL ARTS ORIENTATION 9 a.m.-9:50 a.m. School of Music Complex, Watson Hall (For Students)
  • STUDENT AFFAIRS PARENT SESSION 9 a.m. -9:50 a.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall
  • SAFE U 10 a.m.-11:30 p.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall (For Students)
  • CAMPUS SAFETY 11 a.m.-11:50 a.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall (For Parents)
  • DIVISION OF LIBERAL ARTS ORIENTATION 10 a.m.-10:50 a.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall (For Parents)
  • FAMILY LUNCH 12 p.m.-2 p.m. The Hill & Eisenberg Social Hall

    UNCSA students who have purchased a UNCSA meal plan will be permitted to use their plan for this lunch and families may purchase lunch for $10 per person.

    You may purchase your lunch in advance using the following link: https://bit.ly/2KPbIuN

  • STUDENT SERVICES FAIR  12 p.m.-2 p.m. Bottom Floor of Hanes Student Commons & Eisenberg Social Hall

Note: This concludes the family and parent portion of Orientation.

  • FEDERAL WORK STUDY ORIENTATION 3 p.m. - 4 p.m. Film Village, Gold Theater (For students awarded Federal Work Study only)
  • NEW KENAN EXCELLENCE SCHOLARS 4 p.m.-5 p.m. Teaching & Learning Center Conference Room (For new Kenan Excellence Scholars only)
  • LIBERAL ARTS COURSE ADVISING (Optional) 4 p.m.-7 p.m. Hanes Student Commons, Eisenberg Social Hall
  • DINNER 4:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. Dining Hall
  • DEANS' PANEL DISCUSSION 7:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m. School of Music Complex, Watson Hall
  • CAMPFIRE BALL 9p.m. The Hill/Eisenberg Social Hall

Thursday, August 22

  • BREAKFAST 7:15 a.m.-11 a.m. Dining Hall
  • DIVISION OF LIBERAL ARTS CURRICULUM OVERVIEW:YEAR 1 9 a.m.-10 a.m. Film Village, Main Theatre
  • FILMMAKING CURRICULUM OVERVIEW: YEAR 1
    10 a.m.-12 p.m. Film Village, Main Theatre
  • ONLINE REGISTRATION QUESTIONS (Optional) 11 a.m.-12 p.m. Film Village, 2nd Floor, Film Admin Building, Academic Program Manager's Office
  • LUNCH 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Dining Hall
  • INTRO TO ATHLETIC TRAINING 1 p.m.- 2 p.m. School of Music Complex, Watson Hall (for students)
  • LIBERAL ARTS COURSE ADVISING (Optional) 1 p.m.-4 p.m. Hanes Student Commons, Eisenberg Social Hall
  • DINNER 4:30 p.m.-7:30p.m. Dining Hall
  • LIVE BAND KARAOKE 9:30 p.m.-11:30 p.m. Hanes Student Commons, Eisenberg Social Hall

Friday, August 23

  • BREAKFAST 7:15 a.m.- 11 a.m. Dining Hall
  • REGISTRATION & CHECK-IN 9a.m.-12p.m. Film Office, Room 2210
  • LUNCH 11 a.m.- 2 p.m.
  • REGISTRATION & CHECK-IN 1 p.m.- 4 p.m. Film Office, Room 2210
  • FILM ALL-SCHOOL MEETING 4 p.m.- 5 p.m. Film Village, Main Theatre
  • FILM STUDENTS' PIZZA PARTY 5 p.m.- 6:30 p.m. Film Village, BB&T Lobby
  • SPEAK ABOUT IT PERFORMANCE 8 p.m.- 10 p.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall

Saturday, August 24

  • BREAKFAST 9 a.m.-11 a.m.
  • LUNCH 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
  • INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS INFO SESSION 1 p.m.-3 p.m. Hanes Student Commons, Eisenberg Social Hall
  • DINNER 4:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.
  • OUTDOOR MOVIE 9 p.m.-11 p.m. The Hill

Sunday, August 25

  • BREAKFAST 9 a.m.-11 a.m.
  • LUNCH 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
  • DINNER 4:30-7 p.m.
  • ARTIST OF COLOR CAMPFIRE 8 p.m.- 10 p.m.

Monday, August 26

  • BREAKFAST 7:15-11 a.m.
  • COLLEGE CLASSES BEGIN 8 a.m.
  • LUNCH 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
  • CHANCELLOR’S CONVOCATION 5 p.m.- 6 p.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall
  • COOKOUT & PARTY ON THE PLAZA 6 p.m.- 7 p.m. Daniels Plaza

Musicians

Tuesday, August 20

  • MOVE-IN 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Hanes Student Commons, Top Floor
  • CHECK-IN TIMES
    HALLS A,C,E 8 a.m.-9:30 a.m.
    HALLS B,D,F 9:45 a.m.-11:15 a.m.
    COMMUTER 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
    BAILEY STREET & CENTER STAGE 8 a.m.-2 p.m.
  • LUNCH 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Hanes Student Commons, Dining Hall
  • UNCSA CAMPUS WELCOME SESSION 3 p.m.-3:55 p.m. School of Music Complex, Watson Hall (For Residential & Commuter Students)
  • SCHOOL OF MUSIC ORIENTATION 4 p.m.-5:15 p.m. School of Music Complex, Watson Hall
  • BASIC THEORY & AURAL SKILLS PLACEMENT ASSESSMENT 5:15 p.m.-6:30 p.m. Gray Building, Room 134
  • DINNER 4:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. Dining Hall
  • LATE CHECK-IN After 5 p.m. Lower Housing, Quad Office
  • MEET WITH RESIDENT ADVISORS 8 p.m. Residence Halls
  • NEW STUDENT Q&A WITH RESIDENCE LIFE AND WELCOME SQUAD 9-10:30p.m. Film Village, Main Theater 
  • HANGOUT ON THE HILL 10:30 p.m.

Wednesday, August 21

  • BREAKFAST 7:15 a.m.-11 a.m. Dining Hall
  • DIVISION OF LIBERAL ARTS ORIENTATION 9 a.m.-9:50 a.m. School of Music Complex, Watson Hall (For Students)
  • STUDENT AFFAIRS PARENT SESSION 9 a.m.-9:50 a.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall
  • SAFE U 10 a.m.-11:30 a.m. School of Music Complex, Watson Hall (For Students)
  • DIVISION OF LIBERAL ARTS ORIENTATION 10 a.m.-10:50 a.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall (For Parents)
  • CAMPUS SAFETY 11 a.m.-11:50 a.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall (For Parents)
  • FAMILY LUNCH 12 p.m.-2 p.m. The Hill & Eisenberg Social Hall

    UNCSA students who have purchased a UNCSA meal plan will be permitted to use their plan for this lunch and families may purchase lunch for $10 per person.

    You may purchase your lunch in advance using the following link: https://bit.ly/2KPbIuN

  • STUDENT SERVICES FAIR 12 p.m.-2 p.m. Bottom Floor of Hanes Student Commons & Eisenberg Social Hall

Note: This concludes the family and parent portion of Orientation.

  • ADDITIONAL THEORY PLACEMENT ASSESSMENT 2 p.m.-3 p.m. Gray Building, Room 121 (Students needing this assessment with be notified following Tuesday's assessment)
  • KEYBOARD SKILLS PLACEMENT ASSESSMENT 2 p.m.-6 p.m. Gray Building, Room 137
  • ADDITIONAL AURAL SKILLS ASSESSMENT 2 p.m.-6 p.m. Gray Building, Room 125 (Students needing this assessment with be notified following Tuesday's assessment)
  • FEDERAL WORK STUDY ORIENTATION 3 p.m.-4 p.m. Film Village, Gold Theatre (For student awarded Federal Work Study only)
  • NEW KENAN EXCELLENCE SCHOLARS 4 p.m.-5 p.m. Teaching and Learning Center Conference Room (For new Kenan Excellence Scholars only)
  • LIBERAL ARTS COURSE ADVISING (Optional) 4 p.m.-7 p.m.  Hanes Student Commons, Eisenberg Social Hall
  • DINNER 4:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. Dining Hall
  • DEANS' PANEL DISCUSSION 7:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m. School of Music Complex, Watson Hall
  • CAMPFIRE BALL 9p.m. The Hill/Eisenberg Social Hall

Thursday, August 22

  • BREAKFAST 7:15 p.m.-11 a.m. Dining Hall
  • LUNCH 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Dining Hall
  • INTRO TO ATHLETIC TRAINING 1 p.m.- 2 p.m. School of Music Complex, Watson Hall (for students)
  • LIBERAL ARTS COURSE ADVISING (Optional) 1 p.m.-4 p.m.  Hanes Student Commons, Eisenberg Social Hall
  • FIRST OF YEAR HEARINGS (BRASS, STRINGS, WOODWINDS) 1 p.m.-6 p.m. School of Music Complex, Room 167 & 168
  • FIRST OF YEAR HEARINGS (PIANO) 4 p.m.-6 p.m. School of Music Complex, Watson Hall
  • DINNER 4:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. Dining Hall
  • LIVE BAND KARAOKE 9:30 p.m.-11:30 p.m. Hanes Student Commons, Eisenberg Social Hall

Friday, August 23

  • BREAKFAST 7:15 a.m.- 11 a.m. Dining Hall
  • LUNCH 11 a.m.- 2 p.m. Dining Hall
  • REGISTRATION & CHECK-IN 1 p.m.- 4 p.m. School of Music Complex, Music Main Office
  • SMALL GROUP MEETINGS WITH DR. WINKELMAN & DR. SERKIN 2:15 p.m.- 5:45 p.m. Gray Building, Room 134
  • DINNER 4:30 p.m.- 7:30 p.m. Dining Hall
  • SPEAK ABOUT IT PERFORMANCE 8 p.m.- 10 p.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall

Saturday, August 24

  • BREAKFAST 9 a.m.-11 a.m.
  • LUNCH 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
  • INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS INFO SESSION 1 p.m.-3 p.m. Hanes Student Commons, Eisenberg Social Hall
  • DINNER 4:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.
  • OUTDOOR MOVIE 9 p.m.-11 p.m. The Hill 

Sunday, August 25

  • BREAKFAST 9 a.m.- 11 a.m.
  • LUNCH 11 a.m.- 2 p.m.
  • DINNER 4:30 p.m.-7 p.m.
  • STUDIO MEETINGS 5 p.m.- 6 p.m. (Check with your major teacher.)
  • ARTIST OF COLOR CAMPFIRE 8 p.m.-10 p.m. The Hill

Monday, August 26

  • BREAKFAST 7:15 a.m.-11  a.m.
  • COLLEGE CLASSES BEGIN 8 a.m.
  • LUNCH 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • CHANCELLOR’S CONVOCATION 5 p.m.- 6 p.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall
  • COOKOUT & PARTY ON THE PLAZA 6 p.m.-7 p.m. Daniels Plaza