Campus Resource Features

Welcome to the Campus Resource Features page! We partner with these offices and programs at orientation and want you to get to know them better. Browse through the features below to learn more, ask questions, and meet some members of the Carolina community!

How to Navigate the Campus Resource Features

  1. Click on the features below to learn about the offices and programs here to support you at Carolina!
  2. Explore! We recommend opening links in a new tab so you can keep your place on this page.
  3. Get to know your campus resources by reaching out with questions or requests to learn more. 

Ackland Art Museum

The Ackland Art Museum is located at the corner of Columbia & Franklin Streets. We have over 19,000 works of art, and a dozen special exhibitions each year. We see about 10,000 UNC students annually from a wide range of disciplines, so it’s likely that you’ll have a class in the Museum during your time at Carolina. Admission is always free. The Ackland offers many free and low-cost public programs. Our ART& community space is food & beverage friendly and makes a great study spot. If you’re an art lover, consider becoming a student member or applying to be an Ackland Student Guide!

Visit our website: Ackland Art Museum

Get connected with us: email ackland@email.unc.edu

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Bonner Leaders Program

Are you a work study-eligible student with a passion for service and social justice? Apply to join the Bonner Leaders Program and earn up to $3,000 a year serving your community and deepening your understanding of complex social issues like educational inequity, food insecurity, affordable housing, and more. Our four-year program model is designed to equip you with personal, leadership, and professional skills while you make a meaningful impact in your local community.

Visit our website: Bonner Leaders Program

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Campus Health Services and Mandatory Health Insurance

Campus Health is a full-service primary care facility that includes sports medicine, physical therapy, counseling & psychological services (CAPS), gynecology, nutrition counseling, laboratory, x-ray services & more! In our two pharmacy locations we offer lower cost prescriptions and over the counter medication items. Visit us to find out about all of the services covered by the campus health fee.

Be sure to:

  • Take action to either waive out or enroll in student health insurance.
  • Submit immunization forms.

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Get connected with us: email campushealth@unc.edu

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Campus Recreation

Campus Recreation provides a diverse and intentional recreational program in a safe, inclusive, and accessible environment which enhances the social, mental and physical well-being of the entire University community. We provide spaces perfect for every person looking to stay active at the University of North Carolina through the 5 different programs within Campus Rec; Aquatics, Fitness, Outdoor Education, Sport Clubs and Intramural Sports.

Visit our website: Campus Recreation

Get connected with us: email jtucker1@email.unc.edu

 

Campus Y: UNC's Hub for Social Justice and Innovation

Are you interested in tackling social justice issues like criminal justice reform, refugee rights, educational inequity, or food insecurity? Join the Campus Y’s community of 2,000+ change-makers and find the support you need to make a meaningful difference locally and/or globally during your time at Carolina!

Visit our website: Campus Y

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Carolina Adventures

Get out and connect!  Carolina Adventures =  Expeditions, Climbing walls, Challenge course & Rentals.  We have trips going out every weekend including caving, climbing, stand up paddleboards, kayaking,  and backpacking!  The Outdoor Education Center (south campus) has disc golf, tennis, volleyball, multi-use trails and nature! Follow us at UNCAdventures on Insta & Facebook using the links in our resources!

Visit our website: Carolina Adventures

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Carolina Dining Services

Carolina Dining Services (CDS) is your on-campus dining source! With 2 main dining halls and over 20 locations, we strive to keep our Tar Heels well fed, happy and feeling at home! Picky eater? Vegan? Pizza lover? Learn about meal swipes, Plus Swipes, Flex and how to eat like a Tar Heel!

Visit our website: Dining at UNC

Get connected with us: chat with us on our contact form

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Carolina Performing Arts

Carolina Performing Arts (CPA) is Carolina’s official performing arts presenter, offering UNC students $10 tickets to performances. Recent performances include Tierra Whack, Emmylou Harris, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, and Neko Case. CPA’s venues include Memorial Hall and CURRENT ArtSpace + Studio in Carolina Square, which hosts CPA’s most immersive and intimate experiences. CPA also offers student employment opportunities and chances to connect with artists through free events.

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Get connected with us: email carolinaperformingarts@unc.edu

Carolina Student Legal Services, Inc.

Carolina Student Legal Services, Inc. is a non-profit law firm for currently enrolled UNC-CH students. We assist students with a variety of legal matters including landlord-tenant, criminal, traffic, consumer and domestic matters. Students pay no additional costs for our services.

Visit our website: Carolina Student Legal Services

Get connected with us: email csls@unc.edu

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Carolina Women's Center

The Carolina Women’s Center (CWC) serves the UNC campus community as a hub for all activities, programming and collaborations related to gender equity. The CWC offers programming and education related to gender equity and its intersections with other identities and experiences. To stay connected with events, programs, and opportunities through the CWC, feel free to sign up for our listserv on our website!

Visit our website: Carolina Women's Center

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Equal Opportunity and Compliance Office

Hello! We are with the Equal Opportunity and Compliance (EOC) Office. Our mission is to make sure Carolina is a safe and equitable place for all Tar Heels. We are the central office on campus that addresses discrimination and harassment, sexual violence, interpersonal (relationship) violence, and stalking. We encourage you to visit our website to learn more about the services we provide.

Visit our website: Equal Opportunity and Compliance

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Family Enterprise Center & Family Business Center

The Family Enterprise Center located in Kenan-Flagler Business School is a resource to students who come from a business owning family or who want to work for a family owned company. All undergraduates, regardless of major, can take advantage of the FEC. Our mission is to provide next-generation family business leaders with the expertise and resources to develop entrepreneurial, sustainable family enterprises, and be responsible stewards of family business assets. The Family Business Club is a student-led group that connects to each other and family business leaders.

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Get connected with us: email FEC@kenan-flagler.unc.edu

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Fraternity and Sorority Life

Fraternity & Sorority Life (FSL) is all about enriching the Carolina experience. Our organizations enhance your academic experience, contribute to holistic development, and provide various ways and resources to give back to your community. Ask us how to get involved with one of our 54 organizations and the endless leadership opportunities you will gain!

Visit our website: Fraternity & Sorority Life

Get connected with us: email greeks@unc.edu

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Gender Violence Services Coordinators

The Gender Violence Services Coordinators (GVSCs) provide confidential support and advocacy for students, faculty and staff of all gender identities who have experienced or been impacted by sexual violence, sexual harassment, interpersonal violence or stalking. The GVSCs provide emotional support, assistance in understanding and navigating support available and reporting options, referrals to resources, safety planning, and accompaniment.

Visit our website: Gender Violence Services

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Gillings School of Global Public Health

The Gillings School is consistently ranked the top public school of public health in the nation.  Learn about our majors in nutrition, environmental health sciences, health policy and management, and biostatistics.  Review our admissions criteria and our prerequisites in order to help you plan for your fall/spring semester courses. 2020 Gillings School Undergraduate Majors Open House will be held on Friday, September 25, 2020, please register for this event here.

Visit our website: SPH Undergraduate Programs

Get connected with us: fill out our Gillings School of Global Public Health Undergraduate Programs Inquiry Form

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ITS Service Desk

ITS Service Desk provides you with on-campus tech support via live chat, walk-in, or phone. Services include the following: software upgrades and installations, hardware troubleshooting (CCI computers only), and configuring mobile devices for UNC use. Easy reference instructions for self-help in configuring devices for the UNC network, printing, and other needed software installs are found on the getting started guide in our resource section below!

Visit our website: ITS at UNC

Get connected with us:

  • Visit our help site and click our Chat icon in the bottom right of the screen

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LGBTQ Center

The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer (LGBTQ) Center works to foster a welcoming and inclusive environment for UNC-Chapel Hill community members of all sexual orientations, gender identities, and gender expressions. Educational programs like Safe Zone Allyship Training and LGBTQ 101 presentations help allies of all identities better advocate for affirming policies and practices around campus. Weekly, monthly, and annual events allow students to meet new people, get mutual support, and network throughout the school year. These events range from going to the local Pride parade to hosting game nights at the Center and celebrating National Coming Out Day in The Pit. We offer a range of support services including peer support discussion groups, individual meetings, assistance with creating affirming research or projects, and help navigating on-campus gender transitions. 

Visit our website: LGBTQ Center

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New Student & Family Programs, including Carolina Parents Council

New Student & Family Programs supports new undergraduate students and families in their transition to Carolina by offering Orientation programming, welcome events, connections to campus resources, and communication.

The Carolina Parents Council is the leadership arm and voice for Carolina families. It is an engagement opportunity for family volunteers and works to support initiatives on-campus.

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Off-Campus Student Life

Off-Campus Student Life is committed to educating all students (undergraduate, graduate and professional) in life skills related to living off-campus and in the community. These skills include:

  • Becoming responsible tenants and community members
  • Making informed choices about housing and roommates
  • Gaining proficiency in problem solving landlord and roommate difficulties
  • Understanding personal safety and responsibility

We believe most students benefit from at least two years of living on-campus. We also share family concerns about students deciding to live off-campus before a fully informed discussion has happened. Our advice to family members is simple...be part of the conversation, encourage thorough information gathering, and set shared expectations with your student. We look forward to seeing you at orientation, where we are happy to answer questions and share more information.

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Get connected with us: email offcampus@unc.edu

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Office of the Dean of Students

In everything that the Office of the Dean of Students does, we do it with one thing in mind…you! We support and serve ALL students, here at Carolina, and we take pride in that. Our four pillars—Care, Collaborate, Celebrate, and Empower—guide our approach and everyday work. Our mission is to provide support and assistance focused on empowering students to succeed in navigating the University environment. We work with a host of campus partners to ensure that you are receiving holistic support and care. Whatever is happening in your life – personal or academic, know that we are here for you!

Visit our website: Office of the Dean of Students

Get connected with us: email odos@unc.edu

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Office of the University Registrar

Our office is here to support your student record and registration needs! During your orientation session, we’ll be guiding you through FERPA and registering for courses. You may recognize these terms from your orientation prep on Sakai. We are here to address any questions or concerns you may have before you begin classes in the Fall. Additionally, we can provide assistance for confirming enrollment, residency, veteran affairs, and transcripts. Visit our website (link) for more information!

Visit our websites: University Registrar

Get connected with us: email registrar@unc.edu

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School of Information and Library Science

“A wealth of information creates a poverty of attention,” a wise man once said—and the world has never been wealthier. Information professionals help people overwhelmed with information make sense of it all, so that they can use their limited attention more effectively.

Visit our website: SILS at UNC

Get connected with us:​ email ryanshaw@unc.edu

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Student Life & Leadership

The mission of Student Life & Leadership is to create an inclusive Carolina community through engagement & intentional educational opportunities. Our office offers a variety of programs, services, & academic courses for all interested students. We are committed to serving the Carolina community by advocating for leadership as a process of social change. Connect with us if you are also interested in getting involved with Student Government and/or the Carolina Union Activities Board (CUAB).

Visit our website: Student Life & Leadership

Get connected with us: email studentlife@unc.edu

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Summer School

Nothing could be finer than summer at Carolina!

Visit our website: Summer School

Get connected with us: email summer_school@unc.edu

 

The Carolina Club

Parents and Families - The Carolina Club is YOUR social membership Club at Carolina! As we welcome the incoming UNC Class of '24, we want to help make your experience as a Carolina Parent fun, rewarding and memorable by providing a home for you in the heart of campus to enjoy camaraderie with the Tar Heel Community, sports, holiday celebrations, visiting with friends and family, or conducting business in town, all in a warm and welcoming family-oriented atmosphere.

Visit our website: The Carolina Club

Get connected with us: email elizabeth.cheek@clubcorp.com

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The Carolina Inn

The only hotel located on UNC's campus and the premier accommodations in Chapel Hill. We offer FREE membership to our UNC Parent's Club (1924 Club). Alleviate parking stress once you arrive in Chapel Hill as we are just steps from anywhere UNC. Always receive 10% discount on overnight rates as well as priority booking notification for UNC Football weekends and Spring Commencement.

Visit our website: The Carolina Inn

Get connected with us: email joshua.walters@carolinainn.com

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The Student Rams Club

Now that you're a Tar Heel, it's time to start acting like one! Join thousands of Carolina students to enjoy exclusive access & ticket benefits while cheering on your favorite Tar Heels. Being a part of The Student Rams Club puts you right in the middle of the action! 

Visit our website: The Student Rams Club

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UNC ARMY ROTC

Visit our website: UNC ARMY ROTC

Get connected with us: email armyrotc@unc.edu

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UNC Bands

Ensembles offered by the UNC Bands are open to all Carolina students, regardless of major, and provide an inclusive environment that is free of hazing. The UNC Bands provide musical outlets for students, cultural enrichment for the University community, ceremonial music for University observances, and entertainment at athletic events. Academic excellence is encouraged and enabled with rehearsal and performance schedules that are compatible with the other course requirements. Visit our website below for information or send questions to our email anytime.

Visit our website: UNC Bands

Get connected with us: email uncbands@unc.edu

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UNC Chapel Hill Police

UNC Police supports the University’s core mission of teaching, research, and public service by developing partnerships that encourage problem solving and communication to identify and address public safety needs with professionalism and integrity, while protecting North Carolina’s Future. The programs and services offered by UNC Police support the University’s core mission of teaching, research, and public service by educating the public on reduction of crime and improving quality of life. Community Oriented Policing is a collaborative effort between the members of the department and those in the University community to develop solutions to problems and increase trust in the police.

Visit our website: UNC Chapel Hill Police

Get connected with us: email dhjames@email.unc.edu

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UNC Languages

Want to acquire a lifelong skill? Study abroad and speak with new friends in their native language? Be a vital asset to your future workplace? Come take a foreign language! The foreign language Gen Ed can be one of the most challenging and rewarding to fulfill. Come get advice directly from the foreign language departments about the dozens of languages offered, language placement, courses, and fulfilling the FL requirement! Talk with us too about the value of a language major/minor, study abroad opportunities, and area studies courses that fulfill Gen Eds while broadening your horizons.

Visit our website: Language Placement at UNC

Get connected with us: email wow@unc.edu

UNC One Card

The UNC One Card Office is here to provide you with access. Your campus card provides you access to your meal plan, convenience account, print services, campus events and facilities.

Don't forget to upload your UNC One Card photo today!

Visit our website: UNC One Card Student Orientation

Get connected with us: email onecard@unc.edu

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UNC School of Education

The School of Education is committed to the preparation of candidates who can assume leadership roles in the field of education. Our faculty prepare leaders in k-12 education, public schools, higher education, educational innovation, policy and in public service. They also pursue rigorous, practice-oriented research, and provide important service. We are a community of scholars and practitioners who are deeply committed to educational opportunity for all. We hope that you will join us in our efforts to propel the world forward.

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Get connected with us: email patricia.harris@unc.edu

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UNC Student Alumni Association

Enhance your Carolina experience as a student by joining the Student Alumni Association (SAA). Want discounts at Franklin Street shops? Check. The coolest swag (including a SAA-exclusive T-shirt each year)? Check. Unique networking opportunities, meaningful connections with alumni and can’t-miss fun events? Check, check, check. As one of the largest membership organizations on campus, the SAA invites you to be a part of this Carolina family to enjoy all these perks and more.

Visit our website: Student Alumni Association

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UNC Student Stores

UNC Student Stores is your one-stop success shop for your Carolina experience.  Shop with us to save on course materials, school supplies and CCI computers.  Stop by the store and café for your Tar Heel gear, supplies, snacks, coffee and more. When you support us you support the Carolina Campus with part of our proceeds stay on campus and support student scholarships and experiences.  We are here for you in-store and online for all your needs.  Stay connected with us through our app – UNC Student Stores found for both Apple and Google.

Visit our website: UNC Student Stores

Get connected with us: email mmgc@live.unc.edu

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UNC Ticket Sales

Welcome to UNC! In addition to incredible academic programs, Carolina is fortunate to also have some of the top athletic programs in the country. The UNC Ticket Sales team is here to help you and your family with all of your UNC Athletic ticketing needs. Whether you're looking for season tickets, tickets for a group outing, or single game tickets, we've got you covered! Feel free to reach out to us with any questions you may have about our options for the 2020-21 athletics year.

Visit our website: Go Heels

Get connected with us: email evan.weber@unc.edu

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UNC Transportation and Parking

Transportation and Parking coordinates transportation at UNC-Chapel Hill through partnerships: Town of Chapel Hill operates the fare-free Chapel Hill Transit while regional buses connect UNC to surrounding cities for $3 or less. Campus circulators are provided by Chapel Hill Transit during the day and by UNC Point-to-Point (P2P) at night. Bikes and cars are available for reservation – Tar Heel Bikes are free for one hour each day and Zipcar offers hourly rates. Find out more at move.unc.edu.

Visit our website: Transportation and Parking

Get connected with us: email cap@unc.edu

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View our videos on our Transportation and Parking showcase!

University Career Services (UCS)

University Career Services (UCS) provides personalized and innovative career education to empower student success and preparation for life after graduation.

Our vision is for students to create lives of purpose and prosperity in alignment with their personal and career goals.

UCS serves undergraduates (first-year through seniors), graduate students, and alumni. UCS offers individual career counseling, internship and job search assistance, career planning programming, on-campus interviewing, graduate school preparation, and employer opportunities.

Visit our website: University Career Services (UCS) 

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University Libraries

At the University Libraries, we help every student succeed. Carolina’s libraries provide a central hub for technologies, collections, activities, and expertise that empower savvy learners and bold creators. Campus libraries are your place to discover, create, meet, and grow. You’ll find welcoming spaces, supportive people, and outstanding library collections wherever you go at the University Libraries.

Visit our website: University Libraries

Get connected with us: email ULcircsupv@office.unc.edu 

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University Office for Diversity and Inclusion

The University Office for Diversity and Inclusion (D&I) is the hub for all efforts across campus having to do with diversity, equity and inclusion. We hold over a dozen programs, including the MLK Lecture and Banquet, THINKposium and the Diversity Awards. We promote efforts in research, athletics, medicine and academics that create a sense of belonging at Carolina. D&I also has work study opportunities and welcomes student ambassadors and volunteers who have a passion for diversity work and want hands-on experience.

Visit our website: Diversity and Inclusion

Get connected with us: email diversity@unc.edu

Wells Fargo

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and Wells Fargo have teamed up to offer you optional banking convenience with the custom-designed UNC Debit Card, exclusively for Tar Heels. Use it for your day-to-day financial needs on and off campus when it’s linked to a Wells Fargo Everyday Checking account. Enjoy no-fee access to Wells Fargo ATMs nationwide. Make everyday purchases and pay bills at participating retailers and service providers. Take advantage of this optional benefit today.

Visit our website: Wells Fargo at UNC

Get connected with us: email Robyn.Hill@wellsfargo.com

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Writing and Learning Center

The Writing and Learning Center offers personalized, student-centered academic support to all Carolina students. Thousands of students visit voluntarily to learn to write better, study better, and make the most of their time on campus. Through one-on-one coaching sessions and small group sessions, students build on their strengths, problem solve, and gain the confidence to thrive at Carolina.

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Get connected with us: email writingandlearning@unc.edu

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