Welcome to New Student & Carolina Parent Programs! Whether you're a new student or a parent/family member, we're here to help you navigate UNC-Chapel Hill!
The mission of the Office of New Student & Carolina Parent Programs is to provide new undergraduate students the information and activities needed to transition smoothly to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and to promote an on-going relationship between the parents/families of all Carolina students and the University in support of their students’ success at Carolina.
* Introducing new students and their parents/families to the University’s broad educational opportunities, policies, procedures and services in order to assist students in their academic success and retention.
* Fostering a feeling of belonging to the Carolina community for new students and their families.
* Providing and support communication, programming, and services for the benefit of all undergraduate parents/families and encourage them to be appropriately involved in their students’ college experience.
* Promoting and supporting the University and its students through the Carolina Parents Fund.
From the office that brings you New Student Orientation, Week of Welcome, Tar Heel Beginnings, The Carolina Parent Association, Carolina Parent Council, Carolina Summer Reading Program, Carolina Family Weekend, and more! Stay tuned for news and upcoming events!