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 New Student Orientation

New Students,

Congratulations on your acceptance and decision to attend University of North Carolina School of the Arts. You are embarking on what will be a powerfully challenging and rewarding time in your life. Your first-class training in the arts is just the beginning of your experience here, as you explore all the ways UNCSA will help you grow as an artist, scholar and person. It all begins right here with New Student Orientation.

Information regarding move-in times and the check-in process can be found at the links below. Please scroll down throughout this page to ensure you are seeing the complete list of information.

If you have questions regarding Undergraduate and Graduate New Student Orientation you may email or call 336-770-3283. For questions regarding High School New Student Orientation you may email or call 336-631-1561.

High School New Student Orientation Guide

Undergraduate New Student Orientation Guide

Graduate New Student Orientation Guide

Students & their families may access their orientation schedule via the mobile app, Eventjoy. Below is a brief video tutorial of how to download and use the app (Apple mobile device is shown):

app video from WELCOME SQUAD on Vimeo.

Eventjoy is available for both iOS & Android devices in the Apple App Store & Android Market. A basic web version of the orientation schedule is also available for High School, Undergraduate and Graduate students. Physical copies of the new student orientation schedule will be available during your check-in process.


Dance Students Orientation Information

Design & Production Undergradate Students Orientation Information

Design & Production Graduate Students Orientation Information

Drama Students Orientation Information

Filmmaking Undergraduate Students Orientation Information

Filmmaking Graduate Students Orientation Information

Music High School Students Orientation Information

Music Undergraduate Students Orientation Information

Music Graduate Students Orientation Information - Coming Soon


The following forms must be completed prior to August 19th, 2014:

1. Physical Exam Form (All Students)

2. Blue Cross Blue Shield Enrollment/Waiver Form (All Students)

3. Dance Health Forms (Dance Students Only)


Pickle Dollar Deposit Information

One Card Photo Deposit Form

Mail Center Information

UNCSA Webstore Information

*Schedules and Orientation Information are subject to change, so please continue to check for updates.