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UNCWelcome Back

The UNCWelcome Back is a time when we welcome our new and returning students back to campus! We strive to provide fun and entertaining programs that will remind you why you chose UNCW to be your "home away from home". Come on out and celebrate the new year and the new semester with us!

UNCWelcome Back Schedule

UNCWelcome Back will be from January 7 to January 12, 2015


  • First Year Spring Admit Social: Wednesday, January 7th from 7:00p.m. to 9:00p.m. meet in your residence hall lobby
  • Transfer Student Social: Wednesday, January 7th from 7:00p.m. to 9:00p.m. in the Seahawk Village Clubhouse


  • Trivia Night: Thursday, January 8th from 7:00p.m. to 8:00p.m. in Hawk's Nest, Fisher University Union
  • Men's Basketball UNCW vs. Delaware: Thursday, January 8th starting at 7:00p.m. in Trask Coliseum


  • Women's Basketball UNCW vs. Charleston: Friday, January 9th starting at 11:30 a.m. in Trask Coliseum
  • Knot Your Average Yoga Event: Friday, January 9th from 3:00p.m. to 5:00p.m. in Warwick Ballroom


  • Swim Meet UNCW vs. Campbell: Saturday, January 10th starting at 11:00a.m. in New Hanover gym
  • Screamin' Seahawks pre-game warm up: Saturday, January 10th from 6:00p.m. to 7:00p.m.
  • Men's Basketball UNCW vs. Drexel: Saturday, January 10th starting at 7:00p.m.
  • ACE Movie: Saturday, January 10th from 10:00p.m. to 12:00p.m.


  • Climbing Wall Event: Sunday, January 11th from 5:00p.m. to 7:00p.m. in the Campus Rec Center
  • Open Mic Night: Sunday, January 11th from 6:00p.m. to 8:00p.m in Wagoner Hall
  • Dive In Movie, "Pirates of the Caribbean; The Curse of the Black Pearl" Sunday, January 11th from 7:00p.m. to 9:00p.m. in the pool at the Campus Rec Center


  • Spring Involvement Fair: Monday, January 12th from 4:00p.m. to 7:00 p.m. in the Warwick Ballroom
  • Group Exercise Extravaganza: Monday, January 12th from 5:00p.m. to 7:00 p.m. in the Campus Rec Center
  • Cycling Kickoff: Monday, January 12th from 7:00p.m. to 8:00p.m. in the Campus Rec Center


  • TEAL TUESDAY KICK-OFF! Tuesday, January 13th Wear your Teal all day to show your school spirit!
  • Teal Tie Dying: Tuesday, January 13th from 11:30a.m. to 1:00p.m. at the Clock Tower Commons


  • Preferred Parking Comedy Tour: Wednesday, January 14th from 7:00p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in the Burney Center


  • Boseman Art Gallery Opening, "Black Mountain College; Avant-Garde Art and Literature in NC" Thursday, January 15th starting at 5:30p.m. in the Boseman Art Gallery, Fisher University Union
  • UNCWelcome Back Bingo: Thursday, January 15th from 7:00p.m. to 9:00p.m. in Wag


  • Men's Ice Hockey UNCW vs. NC State: Friday, January16th starting at 10:00p.m. at the Ogden Ice House

Questions about any of the events above? Contact the Campus Activities & Involvement Center at 962-3553 or visit us in Room 2029 of the Fisher Student Center.

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