Charlotte Campus


New Commuter Students

To begin your JWU Charlotte journey, please ensure attendance at the required events. For more event details regarding these and other programs designed for new students, please visit the Wildcat Welcome Events.  

First year students are required to attend the "First Year Experience" Programs.

More Information Will Be Provided Soon

  • August 26, 3-4 pm: New Commuter Check-in*
    August 26, 4:30 pm: Welcome & Parent Farewell*
    August 26, 5 pm: The JWU Way: Campus Expectations*
    August 27: Various Times: Success 101 & College Orientation*
    August 28 8 pm: Wildcat Way Ceremony & Ignite the Night*
    August 29: First Day of Classes
    August 31, 11:30-2:30 pm: Commuter Student Kickoff Social (AC 4th Floor)

*Required for new commuter students  

Returning Commuter Students

For returning commuter students, please be sure that you have handled all holds on your account before August 16 so that you are eligible to attend classes on August 29.  Otherwise, you do not have to check-in prior to classes starting.  We look forward to seeing you on August 29.

  • August 29: First day of Classes
    August 31, 11:30-2:30 pm: Commuter Student Kickoff (AC 4th Floor)

University offices will be open normal business hours (8:30-4:30pm) to assist any returning commuter student


Student Communication about COVID-19 from the Dean of Students