Welcome to all Rhode Island area UNC alumni, fans and friends. Thanks for visiting the online home of the Rhode Island Carolina Club.  If you’re looking to connect with local Tar Heels , you’ve come to the right place.

The Rhode Island Carolina Club is your source for UNC related social, networking, athletic, educational and service opportunities. Whether it’s through a Tar Heel Service Day project, our annual student send-off reception or simply watching a Carolina game with friends, let the Rhode Island Carolina Club be your connection to Carolina, right at home.

Our club is recognized year after year by the General Alumni Association as an Old Well Club which is the top level of Carolina Clubs.  This means that we work hard to provide a variety of events and activities to keep YOU connected to local Tar Heels .  We can’t wait to meet you at our next event.

We’re always looking for new friends who share our love for Chapel Hill, so get in touch today and reconnect with your Carolina family.


Current Volunteers

Jim Hummel
Jim Hummel '82
Club Leader
Lewis Collier
Lewis Collier ’83
BS Physics / BA Math

Lewis is an enthusiastic Tar Heel and a proud parent of a Carolina class of 2016 student, Hannah.

Darryl Keith
Darryl Keith ’77
Past Club Leader

Darryl is an enthusiastic Tar Heel who proudly leads his "Rhode Island Faithful."