New Commuter Students

To begin your JWU Charlotte journey, please ensure attendance at the below required events. For more event details regarding these and other programs designed for new students, please visit the New 2 JWU Schedule.


Thursday, Aug 31

New Commuter Welcome, 12:30–1:30pm

*Required for new commuter students  

Please follow signs to Cedar Street parking deck.

All new students will check-in at the University Events Center (UEC) located in the Academic Center at 801 W. Trade Street.

Students will be able to visit information booths for dining, parking and Campus Safety & Security.

Thursday, Aug 31

Wildcats @ Play
*Required for all new students

Friday, Sept. 1

Success 101
*Required for all new students

Monday, Sept. 4

College Meetings
*Required for all new students

JWU Cares
Required for all new students


Returning Commuter Students


Monday, Sept 4

University offices will be open from 8:30am – 4:30pm to address any returning commuter student needs.

Classes Begin

Tuesday, Sept 5.