Dear Out of State Students,

August 11, 2016

Sup! Or as people here like to say.. Hey, how are y’all doing? So you’ve decided to leave your home state and become a Tar Heel, huh? Whether you’ve crossed an ocean, the whole country, or simply a state border, … Continued

W.O.W. I’m in college!

August 5, 2013

Top 10 Events of Week of Welcome! You just got to campus. There is so much going on: over 100 events from August 16-25, so where do you even begin? Go to as many as you can, but here is … Continued

Admitted Student Receptions

April 3, 2013

Were you just admitted to UNC? Do you have questions about Housing or UNC in general? Housing staff will be traveling to area cities for the Admitted Student Receptions: Wilmington – April 10 at 7 p.m., Hilton Wilmington Riverside Fayetteville … Continued

Finally Finding Your Fit

February 28, 2013

Enjoy the college journey, but don’t forget your destination Remember your first day of class at Carolina? I do. I barely found my way from Hinton James to Greenlaw. Dozens of student groups accosted me as I hurried through the … Continued

Fighting Off the ‘Sophomore Slump’

January 29, 2013

SYNC helps members manage stress and connect with campus resources The “Sophomore Slump” is a period that many students face during their second year of college. The thrill and excitement from your first year on campus dies down, the pressure to finalize … Continued

Location, Location, Location

December 5, 2012

Where to find the perfect study spot during exam week While it’s still hard to believe that it’s already LDOC, it’s time to finally face reality – exam week is here. At the risk of sounding a little melodramatic, finding the … Continued

Why I chose UNC

October 31, 2012

And why I’d do it again As a senior at one of the best universities in the country, I can think of a million different reasons why I chose and stayed at UNC. But at the heart of all those … Continued

There and Back Again

October 24, 2012

Beating the first-year fall break blues Congratulations! You made it through your first fall break. If you spent last week at home, you may have discovered that returning home can be one of the hardest parts of college. Especially at … Continued

Get to know your Office Assistants

October 5, 2012

Need a vacuum? How about some advice, too? You know those people who sit at the front desk in your community office? Well, if you didn’t already know, those bright, smiling faces are Office Assistants (OAs). If the only time … Continued

Take the keys to Zipcar

August 13, 2012

Zipcar program allows students to rent cars With Zipcar, you can venture into the world off campus. Zipcar is a car-sharing program that lets students reserve cars by the hour or day for low rates that include gas and insurance. There are … Continued