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Students are provided the opportunity to mingle with potential employers at the Annual Career Fair!

Welcome to the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health.

Have you been admitted to the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health?
Visit our Admitted Students' page for more information.

 

 

Interested in finding out more about Gillings and our programs? Click here to request more information about a program or degree.

Let us welcome you to Chapel Hill for a visit!  We offer a one-day open house in the fall for prospective students, a one day informational program in spring for admitted students, and we participate in several SOPHAS (Schools of Public Health Application System) virtual fairs in summer and fall.

2015 SOPHAS Graduate School Virtual Fairs

Upcoming fair:  July 8th & 9th, 2015

Meet school representatives from SOPHAS Public Health Schools in a live virtual setting.  Join our department representatives at the following times to learn more about the programs we offer at the Gillings School of Global Public Health.  Interested in finding out more about Gillings and our programs? Click here to request more information about a program or degree.

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

9:00am – 11:00am                              Epidemiology  &  Maternal and Child Health

11:00am – 1:00pm                              Health Behavior & Public Health Leadership

2:00pm – 4:00pm                               Health Policy and Management & Environmental Sciences and Engineering

Thursday, July 9, 2015

9:00am – 11:00am                               Nutrition & Health Behavior

11:00am – 1:00pm                               Health Policy and Management & Biostatistics

2:00pm – 4:00pm                                Epidemiology & Public Health Leadership

Visit www.sophas.careereco.net for registration information.

Please contact the Office of Student Affairs with questions at 919-966-2499.

Experience Gillings: A  Program for Admitted Graduate Students

8:00am –  6:00pm

Each spring, the Gillings School of Global Public Health hosts a day-long program for newly admitted applicants. Admitted graduate students have the opportunity to connect with current students, faculty, and staff to discuss student life at UNC, research, financial aid, and life in Chapel Hill, in order to learn why UNC is a great match for a public health education. Applicants who chose to attend Experience Gillings must make their own arrangements for transportation and lodging.  Breakfast will be provided as well as light refreshments at the student Meet and Greet.

 

Financial Aid

Financial Aid Informational Packet

Financial Aid Informational Video

 

Undergraduate Program Open House Fall 2015

Friday, September 25, 2015 

Michael Hooker Research Center Atrium 

3pm to 5pm 

As part of UNC’s Family Weekend, the School’s Office of Student Affairs welcomes undergraduate students and their families to meet with faculty, staff and students from our four undergraduate majors: Biostatistics, Environmental Health Science, Health Policy and Management and Nutrition. Join us for tours of the classrooms and labs, informal Q&A sessions and refreshments. Registration is not required.

Visit our Undegraduate Open House Page for more details.

 For more information regarding department sessions, please contact a student services manager.

Graduate Program Open House

Friday, October 9th, 2015

133 Rosenau Hall

8:30 am – 5:00 pm

The school-wide offices and departments invite prospective students to visit campus, learn more about our graduate degree programs and connect with current faculty, students and staff.  We look forward to seeing you at our Open House in October!

Registration is Required, however registration for this event will open in August 2015!

For more details, contact the Office of Student Affairs at 919-966-2499.

Visit our Graduate Open House Page for more details and to view the agenda click here.

Agenda:

  • Introduction to the School
  • Student and alumni panel on research and Gillings experience.
  • Department overviews
  • Information fair, featuring degree programs and student resources
  • Meet and greet lunch
  • Department information sessions

Campus Tours

Prospective Graduate Students Campus Tours: Click Here to register for a tour.

Parking

Driving directions to the School, along with appropriate contact information can be found on this page. Please note, we do not have on-site parking at the School. Please review parking options before you arrive to campus. We are located on 135 Dauer Drive on the UNC-Chapel Hill campus.

Dogwood Parking Deck: Manning Drive, diagonally across from UNC Health Care . (Travel up Manning Drive and take a right turn on South Columbia Street. Continue to the Health Sciences Library. Rosenau Hall is located directly across from the library.)

Wallace Parking Deck: Rosemary Street, downtown Chapel Hill. (From Rosemary Street, turn left onto South Columbia Street. Continue walking up South Columbia. Rosenau Hall is located directly across from the Health Sciences Library.)

Rams Head Deck: Ridge Road, behind Kenan Stadium. (From Ridge Road, turn left onto Stadium Drive. Follow Stadium Drive and turn left onto South Road. Going up South Road, turn left onto South Columbia Street. Continue walking up South Columbia. Rosenau Hall is located directly across from the Health Sciences Library.)

Raleigh Road Lot: Raleigh Road, diagonal from UNC School of Government. (Follow Raleigh Road and take a left on South Columbia Street. Continue to the Health Sciences Library. Rosenau Hall is located directly across from the library.)


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For more information on restaurants, outdoor activities, or surrounding areas, visit our Living in Chapel Hill page.

Have questions? Contact us! We’re happy to help.