Visit Us

Our spacious Armfield Atrium provides quiet rooms for study groups and open spaces for school events.

Interested in finding out more about the Gillings School and our programs? Let us welcome you to Chapel Hill for a visit! We offer a one-day open house in the fall for prospective students and a one-day informational program in the spring for admitted students. We also participate in several SOPHAS (Schools of Public Health Application System) virtual fairs in the summer and fall.

 Interested in a degree or program? Complete our inquiry form to receive more information!

 

Attend an Event

Date

Event

Location

Date

Thursday, July 28, 2016

Location

Gillings School – Michael Hooker Research Center Atrium

Date

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Location

Virtual

Date

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

Location

Gillings School – Michael Hooker Research Center Atrium

Date

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Location

Virtual

Date

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Location

Detroit/Ann Arbor, MI

Date

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Location

Virtual

Date

Friday, September 23, 2016

Location

Gillings School – Michael Hooker Research Center Atrium

Date

Friday, September 23, 2016 to Saturday, September 24, 2016

Location

Baltimore, MD

Date

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Location

Washington, DC

Date

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Location

Gillings School – 123 Rosenau Hall

Date

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Location

Chapel Hill, NC – The Friday Center

Date

Friday, October 7, 2016

Location

Gillings School – Michael Hooker Research Center Atrium

Date

Sunday, October 16, 2016

Location

Boston, MA

Date

Monday, October 17, 2016

Location

Virtual

Date

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Location

Los Angeles, CA

Date

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Location

San Francisco, CA

Date

Thursday, October 27, 2016

Location

Gillings School – 123 Rosenau Hall

Date

Sunday, October 30, 2016 to Wednesday, November 2, 2016

Location

Denver, CO

Date

Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Location

Denver, CO

Date

Wednesday, November 2, 2016

Location

Denver, CO

Date

Tuesday, November 8, 2016

Location

Gillings School – Michael Hooker Research Center Atrium

Date

Wednesday, November 9, 2016 to Saturday, November 12, 2016

Location

Tampa Bay, FL

Date

Friday, November 11, 2016

Location

Gillings School – 123 Rosenau Hall

Date

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Location

Virtual

Date

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Location

Virtual

Tour Gillings

The Office of Student Affairs offers tours of the Gillings facilities to prospective students on Friday between 12:00pm and 2:00pm throughout the summer. These brief 15-30 minute tours provide prospective students with a wonderful overview of many of our offerings. To schedule a school tour, please email sph-admissions@unc.edu with your name, date you wish to tour Gillings, and the department(s) that you are interested in pursuing.

Prospective graduate students many also schedule a campus tour through the UNC Visitors’ center

Parking

Driving directions to the School along with appropriate contact information can be found on the Maps and Directions page. Please note that 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. In addition to the options below, there are several parking spaces in downtown Chapel Hill.

Dogwood Parking Deck is located on Manning Drive, across from UNC Health Care. Walking directions can vary.

  • Exit the Dogwood Deck onto Manning Dr. and cross the street.
  • Turn left and walk west on Manning Dr. until you reach Columbia St. (about 0.3 miles).
  • Turn right and follow the inclined sidewalk north on Columbia St. until you reach the crosswalk (about 500 ft.).
  • The front entrance of the School will be on your left, across the street from the Health Sciences Library.

Wallace Parking Deck is located on Rosemary Street in downtown Chapel Hill. Walking directions can vary.

  • Walk west on Rosemary St. until you reach Columbia St. (about 0.1 miles).
  • Turn left and walk south on N. Columbia St. (about 0.6 miles).
  • The front entrance of the School will be on your right, across the street from the Health Sciences Library.

Rams Head Deck is located on Ridge Road, behind Kenan Stadium. Walking directions can vary.

  • Walk north on Ridge Rd., until you reach Stadium Dr.
  • Turn left onto and walk until you reach South Rd. (about 0.2 miles).
  • Turn left onto South Rd. and walk until you reach S. Columbia St. (about 0.1 miles).
  • Turn left (south) and walk on S. Columbia St. (about 0.1 miles).
  • The front entrance of the School will be on your right, across the street from the Health Sciences Library.

The Raleigh Road Lot (aka Highway 54 Parking Lot) is located on Raleigh Road, across from the UNC School of Government. Walking directions can vary.

  • Turn right (west) onto Raleigh Rd., until you reach South Rd. (about 0.1 miles).
  • Walk west on Raleigh Rd. until you reach S.Columbia St. (about 0.6 miles).
  • Turn left (south) and walk on S. Columbia St. (about 0.1 miles).
  • The front entrance of the School will be on your right, across the street from the Health Sciences Library.

Public Transportation Hubs

Accommodations

An interactive map of accommodations is available online.

Chapel Hill – Carrboro

The listed distances are approximate from the School.

Durham
Pittsboro

 

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

Questions? Contact us! We’re happy to help.