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Submit Your Week of Welcome and Tar Heel Beginnings Event!

The first week of Tar Heel Beginnings is called Week of Welcome (WOW) and is packed with programs, events, and services. Continue the excitement of the Week of Welcome throughout the fall semester with Tar Heel Beginnings programs, planned by students, for students.

Week of Welcome

The 2017 Week of Welcome will take place between Friday, August 18th and Sunday, August 27th.

The Week of Welcome (WOW) programs seeking to introduce new students to the expectations, resources, and involvement opportunities during their first semester at UNC-Chapel Hill.  WOW programs assist new first-year and transfer students through their transition to Carolina, connect with faculty, staff and students, and get acquainted with the Carolina community.

Tar Heel Beginnings

To make sure students get off to a successful start Tar Heel Beginnings are events that highlight information about all the many programs, services, and academic resources on campus to help make the transition to college easier. Tar Heel Beginnings events take place between August 28th and December 6th, 2017.

Event Submission

Tuesday, March 28th at 11:59pm is the deadline to submit a Week of Welcome and Tar Heel Beginnings event.

Ready to submit a WOW event? click here

Ready to submit a THB event? click here

If your office wishes to submit more than two events, please email to receive an Excel template that you may use to assist you in the submission process.