Candidates’ Day 2020 – Virtual Event

Details about the event will be sent to candidates directly.



2020 Tentative Schedule/Agenda

This schedule is not yet finalized and is subject to change.

Friday, 20 March

Program Overview

Access to all video and events will be sent directly to candidates via a password protected site.


Pre-recorded videos

  • Academic Program Overview
  • Faculty Research Presentations
  • Graduate Women in Computer Science  (GWiCS) Student Group 

Zoom Meetings

  • Academic Program Overview FAQ
  • “Why I am Glad I Came to UNC” Graduate Student Panel
  • Faculty one-on-one meetings

Doodle Polls for Faculty Meetings

This section will be published on the live 2020 Virtual Candidate’s Day Page.

Helpful Information

2019-2020 CSSA Officers: Alyssa Byrnes, Praneeth Chakravarthula, Kathryn Kirchoff, and Ram Pasunuru (

Student Services Coordinator: Denise Kenney (