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Regional Events

We're bringing Western Carolina University to your backyard!

Orientation Counselors at a table ready to greet potential Catamounts!


Whether you are a potential undergraduate, graduate, transfer, or distance student these events can provide personal answers to your college questions and give you insight into your life as a Catamount. As a counselor or parent, our knowledgeable staff will be on hand to provide you with the resources that you need. These events are scheduled throughout the year and region to bring personal attention directly to you.  

The entire evening is structured with you in mind. You will be able to chat individually with university representatives before and after the formal presentation.

Topics that will be covered at each event:

  • Admission
  • Financial Aid
  • Residential Living
  • Honors College
  • Scholarship
  • Academics
  • Student Life
  • General Information

Please Note: Online registration closes the day before the event.

Open House Dates & Registration

Students at an Open House event, taking a tour of WCU's Campus


February 23rd and March 23rd, 2019

Our Spring 2019 Open House events are on Saturday, February 23, 2019, and Saturday, March 23, 2019. The Open House events last all day and include an information fair, campus tour (including the residence halls), and academic department visits. You can pre-register for any WCU Open House events online at any time.

Learn More about WCU's Open House

Spring Blitz - Spring 2019 



Monday, March 11, 2019
Winston-Salem Marriott
425 N. Cherry Street, Winston-Salem, NC 27101



Tuesday, March 12, 2019
Double Tree - Raleigh Durham Airport @ Research Triangle Park
4810 Page Creek Lane, Durham, NC 27703



Wednesday, March 13, 2019
Fayetteville - Double Tree
1965 Cedar Creek Rd., Fayetteville, NC 28312



Thursday, March 14, 2019

Hilton Garden Inn / Concord

7831 Gateway Lane, Concord, NC 28027

WCU On Tour - Fall 2019


Date - Coming Soon

Greensboro - Embassy Suites - Greensboro
204 Centreport Dr., Greensboro, NC 27409
Doors Open: 6pm, Program Begins: 7pm


Date - Coming Soon

Raleigh - Hilton Garden Inn - Crabtree
3912 Arrow Dr., Raleigh, NC 27612
Doors Open: 6pm, Program Begins: 7pm


Date - Coming Soon

Charlotte - Embassy Suites - Ayrsley
1917 Ayrsley Town Blvd., Charlotte, NC 28273
Doors Open: 6pm, Program Begins: 7pm


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