New students choose their fall courses during Orientation after meeting with academic advisors. We encourage all incoming students to review the First-Year Guide prior to Orientation so that they’ll be able to hit the ground running.
Absolutely. Whether it’s advising, help with a learning disability, multicultural affairs, or career services, we offer a wide range of highly personalized support services to ensure students make the most of their potential.
Students need to take no less than 12 credit hours each semester to be at full-time status at Carolina. We encourage students to register for 15 credits per semester as a way to stay on track for graduation, and some students register for 17 or 18 credit hours. In the end, it depends mostly on each student’s individual needs and circumstances.