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A Guide to Student Engagement for Parents

Involvement in clubs, societies and committees isn’t just a way for your student to stay busy at Carolina. Research shows that student involvement is directly linked to better academic performance, connectivity to the university and higher levels of satisfaction with the collegiate experience.

Carolina Traditions: Service

With over 32,369 volunteers, 266,676 volunteer hours and $1.2 million in donations during the 2014-15 academic year, the university continues to see students lead, serve and inspire through their community service efforts.

Latest Campus Stories

The Capstone experience

The Capstone experience

The campus community called Capstone Scholars is celebrating its 10th year as one of the university's most popular programs for high-achieving students looking for something more in the college experience. Based on comments from alumni and current students, it sounds like they're finding it.

A billion cheers

A billion cheers

The 136,850 donors who contributed learned Sept. 10 that their collective generosity put the $1 billion campaign more than $43 million over its original goal.

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