FALL 2022 

New Graduate Student Virtual Orientation

Thursday, August 18, 2022 (4:00 - 5:00 PM)

Attend to hear a welcome message from the Graduate School Dean and Associate Dean, learn more about services offered by the Center for Graduate Life and Learning, and chat in your questions with a panel of continuing graduate students.

Please, register here to receive the Zoom link.


Uptown Charlotte Meetup

Saturday, August 20, 2022 (2:30pm)

The CGLL is hosting meetups for new graduate students! Hosts will help new students get comfortable with the lightrail all while exploring cool and local spots in Uptown Charlotte area! No transportation needed! All meetup locations are near lightrail stations!  Join your meet up group of choice at 2:30pm at the CGLL table at the Pavillion right after the New Student Welcome Reception! 



New Graduate Student of Color Welcome

Monday, August 22, 2022 (10:00 - 11:30 AM)

The New Graduate Student of Color Orientation welcomes racially and ethnically diverse graduate students to Charlotte and provides an introduction to the support structures and resources available to them.

Please, let us know you are coming, RSVP here!




Tuesday, August 23, 2022 (10:00- 11:30 AM)

Join us for an in-person discussion with current grad students who are members or allies of the LGBTQ+ community. This is your chance to ask questions, voice concerns, meet people, and learn more about how to have a successful graduate experience at UNC Charlotte. 

Please, let us know you are coming, RSVP here!



SAVE THE DATE: New Student Welcome Reception

Please plan to join us Saturday, August 20 from 12:30-2:30 pm at the Hauser Alumni Pavilion (rain or shine) for food, games, giveaways and an opportunity to meet fellow grad students.

Please, let us know you are coming, RSVP here!



Graduate Student Onboarding Portal

Get information on finding housing, parking on campus, funding your education, registering for classes, and much more at NewGradPortal.charlotte.edu!


Our Portal has all you need to know as you begin your graduate journey at UNC Charlotte!