Welcome Back!

Week of Welcome Events

Welcome back students! We are so excited to start the 2021–22 school year with you. Each campus is hosting a variety of grab-and-take homestyle events that allow us to introduce you to what engagement looks like at Central Piedmont.

Masks and social distancing are required.

To stay up-to-date on all event and activity opportunities, check the student events calendar and the college calendar regularly. Please also share these calendars with your classmates. You can also follow our social media to stay connected: Student Life Instagram (@cpccstudentlife), Student Life Facebook (Central Piedmont Student Life), and Campus Activity Board (CAB) Instagram.

Week of Welcome Schedule

All events are free and open to all current Central Piedmont students. The event on each date will be available at each of the main Central Piedmont campuses. Keep reading for the specific locations for each campus.

  • Monday, August 23, 11 a.m.–1 p.m.: Free Frozen Treats

    It's hot outside, so grab a cool treat to cool you off. Free ice pops or ice cream!

  • Tuesday, August 24, 11 a.m.–1 p.m.: Service Project

    Central Piedmont prides itself on service. Grab a take-home service project that helps Promising Pages, an agency providing books and literacy initiatives to young readers.

  • Wednesday, August 25, 11 a.m.–1 p.m.: Craft Day

    Get creative with a take-home canvas and paint set.

    Tag us on social media to share your masterpiece with the student body: @cpccstudentlife (Instagram), Central Piedmont Student Life (Facebook)

  • Thursday, August 26, 11 a.m.–3 p.m.: Virtual Trivia

    Join us on Zoom for an opportunity to show off your knowledge on a variety of topics and a chance to win a gift card.

    To find the Zoom details, visit the event on the student events calendar.

  • Friday, August 27, 11 a.m.–5 p.m.: Esports

    Gamers unite for a day of friendly video game competition. Register for this event by Thursday, August 26:

    1) Download the free Mission Control eports app.

    2) Search for Central Piedmont.

    3) Register for leagues in your favorite video games, suggest new ones, and invite your friends.

  • Friday, August 27, 1–2:30 p.m. (Virtual Club Fair)

    Come meet the different student clubs Central Piedmont has to offer. Speak with staff and students about getting involved, and find information on clubs you would like to join.


The schedule for the in-person events are the same for each campus. Here is where each event will be held by campus: