Prospective Students

As the spread of COVID-19 continues across the country, the University has decided to cancel all campus visits through May 8, 2020. The University made this decision after consulting with a variety of leaders across campus.

Our office is working to develop virtual opportunities for you and your family to connect with our department, and we will share those here as soon as they are available.

Prospective graduate students with questions may contact the department’s student services manager at 919-590-6200 or via email at admit at Prospective undergraduates may contact the director of undergraduate studies at 919-590-6238 or via email at csugrad at


Alumni are always welcome to visit the department. We ask that alumni use this form to let us know when you will be coming by the department. For questions, please contact the External Relations team at er at

Outreach & Research Demonstrations

To inquire about our department’s research demonstrations, please contact the External Relations team at er at


Members of the broadcast and print media who are interested in doing a story on some aspect of our department’s research or other activities should contact our communications manager at 919-590-6090 or via email at pubs at Also see the following link: Information for the Media.

Tours Of The UNC-Chapel Hill Campus

Prospective undergraduates and their families can arrange campus tours through UNC-Chapel Hill’s Office of Undergraduate Admissions.

All other visitors should arrange tours through The Visitors’ Center. The Visitors’ Center conducts tours for groups by appointment and on many Saturdays at 11 a.m. For tour information, please call (919) 962-1630.

Take a Virtual Interactive Campus Tour

Directions and Other Visitor Information

Building Floor Plans