School-wide Welcome 2015

Gillings Block Party attendees pose in the photo booth to capture a memory.

2015–2016 Schoolwide Welcome!

Monday, August 17, 2015

8:00 a.m. – Breakfast and Check-In

8:45 a.m. – Welcome from Dean Rimer

9:30 a.m. – Departmental Sessions

View Agenda for Orientation

Thanks for your participation in the School-Wide Welcome at the Gillings School of Global Public Health on Monday, August 18th.  To help you succeed this academic year, The Office of Student Affairs has a number of resources and recommendations included in the Orientation Packet.  Please review and print documents below.

Click links below to review the Orientation Packet:

SPH Student Affairs Calendar Fall 2015 

OSA Professional Development Series Fall 2015

Survive & Thrive Spring 2015

ASPPH (Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health) 2014

Careers in Public Health Resources 2015

Graduate School Upcoming Events 2015

SPH Career Counseling and Services

Graduate and Professional Honor System

Graduate Student Guide

Graduate School Professional Development Program

Graduate School Funding for Current Students

Graduate Student Health Insurance Information

Financial Aid Questions

Department Orientations

Save the Dates. We’re eager to welcome you to Carolina.
Engage. Meet faculty, students, staff and future colleagues. Learn essential information about your program. Get your questions answered. Connect with people, projects, jobs, upcoming events and student groups. Find your way around Gillings, Carolina and Chapel Hill. Participate. Orientations offer information essential to your success at Gillings. 

Aug. 17
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Environmental Sciences and Engineering
Aug. 14 & 17
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Aug. 14 & 17
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Health Behavior
Aug. 17
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Health Policy and Management
Aug. 17
Click here to view full Undergraduate agenda  or Doctoral agenda


Maternal and Child Health
Aug. 17

Aug. 17
Click here to view Undergraduate Agenda                                                                                                                       

Click here to view Graduate Agenda


Public Health Leadership Program
Aug. 17
Department orientations provide detailed information specific to each degree program.