Friday, March 25, 2011

VISIONS Film Festival and Conference to Showcase Undergraduate Work and Talent

UNC Wilmington is hosting the first-ever Visions Film Festival and Conference on Friday, April 1st.  The Festival is the first international film festival to celebrate the work and talent of undergraduate students, and the first festival to be designed by undergraduates as well!  Student filmmakers and scholars from all over the world will attend, celebrating the work they have created as well as having an incredible opportunity to participate in a wealth of scholarly presentations on the film industry.

A keynote address will be given by Filmmaker Isaiah "Izzy" Powers, co-director of the award winning animation "Dried Up,"  starting at 9 a.m.  The event is free and open to the public, and will take place on campus in the Lumina Theater.

Click on the link below to learn more about the event, including the film line-up and list of presentations!

Wednesday, March 16, 2011

2011 First Year Admissions Decisions

After reading more than 11,000 applications from students all over North Carolina, the United States and a variety of Countries... admissions decision are on their way out! The posted notification date for UNCW's Regular Decision Deadline is April 1, 2010 so students should be hearing back if they haven't already. If you received a Defer decision in the Early Action round, your final admissions decision will be included in this group of admissions decisions as well.  Once you receive your admissions decision we encourage you to head to the Admitted? Whats Next? website to learn more!

Please log in to your SeaLevel account to see if you are missing any items to make your UNCW application complete.  If your application is incomplete we will be unable to review your application.  Please make sure you send in all missing items as soon as possible.

If you have questions regarding your admissions decision, feel free to email our office at and we will be more than happy to explain more about our process this year.

Wednesday, March 9, 2011

ACE Big Spring Show!

Each year ACE, the Association for Campus Entertainment at UNCW, hosts a spring concert for our students.  This year the show will be B.o.B. featuring Playboy Tre and DJ Jason Smith!

The big show will be on April 1, 2011 in UNCW's Trask Colesium.  B.o.B. has had several top singles from 2010... "Nothin' on You," "Airplanes," and "Magic," and our students are excited to see this Grammy Nominated artist on campus.  Tickets can be purchased on campus in UNCW's Sharky's Game Room or online at .

Tuesday, March 8, 2011

UNCW's Spring Break

March 14-18 is UNCW's Spring Break for students... but the Office of Admissions will still be OPEN!  We will be offering campus tours during this week on our normal schedule and you can find more information on our Visit UNCW website.

Thursday, March 3, 2011

Just Juniors Registration OPEN!

Registration for the TWO Just Juniors programs opend up yesterday and we are excited to see students signing up to visit!  You can login to your SeaLevel account to register your family and receive more information about the program; remember space is limited so make plans soon!

Just Juniors will take place on April 8th and again on April 29th from 1:00 p.m. until 3:45 p.m. in the Burney Center Ballroom. We will offer an optional Financial Aid session beginning at 12:30pm before the formal program. The afternoon will consist of the following components: an admissions panel, information sessions on University College and our various Academic Colleges, and a tour of the campus. There will also be an optional tour of one of our residence halls from 3:45 pm until 4:30 pm.

We look forward to your visit!