Visit Carolina

Experience an innovative institution of higher learning, a global research university committed to accessibility and impact, a place with a legacy as old as the United States – and a boundless future. The UNC Visitors Center can’t wait to share all that is special about Carolina. Whether you're a student, staff member or visitor, we can recommend a guided tour, self-directed stroll or many other ways to help you to discover Carolina.

Looking for the UNC Visitors Center? Visit us in Hill Hall, Monday through Friday at 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Welcome to Carolina!

The Visitors Center welcomes you to our dynamic campus. The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is a global higher education leader known for innovative teaching, research and public service. If you would like to get to know Carolina better, we invite you to walk our storied brick paths and between our stone walls.

If you are interested in prospective undergraduate tours, please contact the Office of Undergraduate Admissions.

Look at the tour opportunities below to find one that fits your interests and for additional resources on visiting Carolina. Call or stop by the Visitors Center for a brochure, recommendations and insight.

The UNC Visitors Center is moving!

The Visitors Center is moving to a new location, but our new home still needs some finishing touches. Beginning May 6, come visit us in the Rotunda at Hill Hall, 145 East Cameron Avenue, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. Hill Hall is located across the quad from our former Morehead Planetarium location.

You can always give us a call at 919-962-1630, or send us an email at uncvisitorscenter@unc.edu.

Campus Events

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    UNC-Chapel Hill Visitors Center250 East Franklin StreetChapel HillNC27514 | Free

    The UNC Visitors Center welcomes guests to Carolina. Our Sense of Place tours share the many stories of our extraordinary university and introduce you to the innovation, impact and accessibility that define Carolina’s identity today. Whether you're interested in prospective undergraduate tours - provided by the Office of Undergraduate Admissions - or you would just like to get to know Carolina better, you are invited to walk our storied brick paths between our stone walls.

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    Chapin Reading Room211 New EastChapel HillNC27599 | Free

    Opposition to Housing in a Suburban County: Causes, Characteristics and Consequences - a 15-minute talk by Andrew Whittemore.

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    Hill Hall145 East Cameron AvenueChapel Hill27599 | Free

    The UNC Visitors Center Sense of Place tours share the many stories of our extraordinary university and introduce you to the innovation, impact and accessibility that define Carolina’s identity today.