Convocation and Class Picture
Monday August 18, 2014
10 a.m. - noon in Trask Coliseum
Convocation is UNCW’s official academic welcome for the incoming Freshman Class.
Meeting with Faculty
First-year students will receive a small-group assignment by e-mail from the Office of Transitions Programs to let them know where to report by 10 a.m. A faculty member will be there to welcome the group and offer their perspective on your academic success at UNCW.
Unveiling of Class Flag & Class Picture
A short ceremony at the clock tower will include the unveiling of the Class of 2017 flag, a welcome from the Student Body President and the beginning of your first “Trask Trek.”
At Trask Coliseum, the formal ceremony will begin with a welcome by Provost Denise Battles and comments by Chancellor Gary Miller and a featured speaker. Returning student leaders will be available throughout the morning to provide guidance and answer questions.