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Connor Community

Connor Community

Welcome to CoCo!

If you want to live right in the heart of campus, then Connor “CoCo” Community is for you.  Located only 0.2 miles away from The Pit, you can be at Davis Library, Lenoir Dining hall, Student Recreation Center or class within a five minute walk.

Quick Facts

  • Community nickname: CoCo
  • Region of campus: Northern
  • Time to walk to the Pit: 2 minutes
  • Style of buildings: Hall
  • Community office location: Connor Hall

Many students decide to live in Coco for two, three, or even all four years at UNC because of its central location. A resident favorite event is Connorstock, a music festival in the spring with free food that brings the entire community together.

Another unique aspect of CoCo is that is has the Balance Residential Learning Program. The residents who live in Joyner will apply and make pledges to remain substance-free while they live in the halls. The goal is to promote a holistic view of health and reach beyond the traditional view of substance-free living.

What Tar Heels are saying

“You just can’t beat the location. I decided to live here all four years because it is so convenient to everything.”
-Joey, Connor resident

"There is a large sense of community, especially on my floor. We have door decorating competitions and everyone gets really into it.”
-Jordan, Alexander resident

“There is always something going on in CoCo. One of the funniest activities is “topless Fridays” where some of the guys run around without their shirts on the last Friday of the month at midnight!!”
-Caitlyn, Alexander resident