Incoming Dates & Deadlines

Dates and Deadlines 

Summer, Fall and Academic Year terms

  • Nominations open: December 1
  • Nomination deadline: February 1*
  • Application deadline: February 15 
  • Acceptance notification: March 5 
  • Commitment deadline: March 15
  • Communication from UNC Office of International Services (ISSS) about Visa Process: April – May
  • Register for Classes (more details): April – June
  • Apply for On-Campus Housing: June

Spring term

  • Nominations open: August 1 
  • Nomination deadline: September 1* 
  • Application deadline: September 15 
  • Acceptance notification: October 5
  • Commitment deadline: October 15
  • Communication from UNC Office of International Services (ISSS) about Visa Process: November
  • Apply for On-Campus Housing: November
  • Register for Classes (more details): November – December

*Please contact your incoming_exchange@unc.edu if you are unable to meet the nomination deadline. 

Review the current UNC Academic Calendar, including semester start/end and exam dates.