New Student Guide

New Student Guide

At New Student Orientation, students will receive the New Student Guide, a comprehensive resource guide and workbook that provides information about campus resources in support of your learning and success at Carolina.

To access a web version of the New Student Guide, please click here.


ConnectCarolina & Tar Heel Tracker Quick Reference Guide

To view the ConnectCarolina & Tar Heel Tracker Quick Reference Guide please click here.


In the 2019-2020 New Student Guide, there was an error on page 27, sharing a few reminders for class registration. The digital version on this webpage does reflect the accurate dates (as seen in the photo below).


  • All first-year students will be able to modify their schedules beginning at 10:00am (ET) on July 31.
  • Regristration is limited to 17 hours through August 4; beginning August 5, all students may register for up to 18 hours.
  • To register, log-on to Connect Carolina