All students, including commuters and non-traditional students stay overnight in our residence halls during the two-day Orientation.
Overnight accommodations are NOT provided to parents or families attending orientation.
- Overnight bedding
- Sleeping bag and/or XL Twin sheets
- Casual clothing
- Sneakers or walking shoes highly encouraged (please avoid wearing flip-flops)
- Rain gear/umbrella
- Bath/shower towel
- Toiletries (toothbrush, toothpaste, soap, shampoo, deodorant, etc.)
Student: What to Bring
Students with Disabilities
JWU is dedicated to providing reasonable accommodations to give students with learning disabilities, physical challenges, and chronic medical conditions the opportunity to succeed in their academic pursuits. Please indicate on the registration site your special accommodation(s).
PLEASE NOTE: All requests for special accommodations must be submitted no later than two weeks prior to your arrival on campus for the orientation session you have selected. If you require additional information, please contact the Center for Academic Support at 980-598-1500.
JWU: A Tobacco-Free Campus
Johnson & Wales University Charlotte is proud to be a tobacco-free campus which fosters a healthy learning and working environment. Tobacco-related products include cigarettes, electronic cigarettes, cigars, cigarillos, blunts, pipes, bidis, hookahs, chewing tobacco, dip, smokeless tobacco, snuff or any other items containing or reasonably resembling tobacco or prohibited products.