Gillings School Welcome Events

Diversity Orientation

Find Ramses Jr

Gillings students enjoy the 2016 Schoolwide Welcome Event!

Friday, August 18th, 2017

The diversity orientation connects new UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health students from diverse backgrounds and experiences to School and campus-wide resources. Several sessions will be available to assist students in transitioning to a new chapter in life. A continental breakfast will be served.

Schoolwide Welcome

Monday, August 21st, 2017

Join us to engage with Gillings students, faculty & staff.


  • 8:30 am – Kickoff and Breakfast with Rameses Jr.
  • 9:00 am – Welcome from Dean Rimer
  • 9:45 am – Departmental Orientation Sessions

Important Links

The Office of Student Affairs has a number of resources and recommendations included in the Orientation Packet to help students succeed this academic year. Please review and print documents below.

Department Orientations

Save the dates. Departments are eager to welcome new students to the Gillings School.
Engage. Meet faculty, students, staff and future colleagues. Learn essential information about programs. Get questions answered. Connect with people, projects, jobs, upcoming events and student groups. Find your way around the Gillings School, UNC-Chapel Hill and the town of Chapel Hill. Participate. Department orientations provide detailed information specific to each degree program that will be essential to success at UNC Gillings.

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Environmental Sciences and Engineering
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Health Behavior
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Health Policy and Management
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Maternal and Child Health
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Public Health Leadership Program
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Questions? Contact your department’s student services manager.