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Resources for Students

Welcome back Bears! Let's keep our campus community healthy by doing our part to prevent COVID-19. As we celebrate you're return to campus, these resources aim to assist with the transition to an adjusted learning environment. 

Quaratine & Isolation Planning

UNC has developed this Quarantine and Isolation Planning Guide for Students to provide students who are living in university housing with information and resources about quarantine and isolation.  

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UNC Mask Policy

UNC requires students, employees, and visitors to wear face coverings at all times while in public, in shared spaces on campus, or anytime you are around other people. 

UNC's Mask Policy


Alternate Grading Options

All students have the option to opt into Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory (S/U) grading for every fall 2020 course, with some limited exceptions. 

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Open Forums

Each UNC college hosted a virtual open forum with Provost Mark Anderson to discuss the fall semester with deans and faculty from each college.

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Re-Entry Open Forum

the Re-Entry Task Force hosted an open forum regarding our return to campus and the ongoing impacts of COVID-19 on our operations. 

Watch the Video

Student Health Center

The Student Health Center provides COVID-19 testing for students, faculty and staff. Call 970-351-2412 if you have any COVID-19 symptoms before visiting us in person. 

Visit the Health Center

COVID-19 Prevention 

Maintaining the health and safety of our community is a priority. Be sure to practice good hygiene, social distancing, and complete daily-self checks to prevent the spread of coronavirus. 

Prevent the spread

Health Screening Forms

If you have COVID-19 symptoms or have been exposed to novel coronavirus you should self-quarantine per CDC guidelines for 14 days. Do not come to campus or go to work, school or events. 

Report symptoms

Campus Reopening Guide

As we welcome students back to campus thee migration of a largely remote work-and-study community back to our campuses will look very different from what we are used to.

Read the guide

Report a Concern

If you need to file a report or share a concern use this form to get in touch with the appropriate contacts on campus. 

Submit a concern

Department Operations

To maintain the health and safety of our campus departments and offices might have adjusted operating hours. 

View department directory

IM&T Update

IM&T is providing ongoing support and resources to the campus community.  For additional support visit the IM&T website.

IM&T Update 

Bear Connect

UNC wants to keep the Bear family connected as we adapt to the changes to our campus during the pandemic. 

Bear Connection

Department Operations

To maintain the health and safety of our campus departments and offices might have adjusted operating hours. 

View department directory

Fall Schedule

Learn how to review a fully updated version of your fall schedule including how each course will be delivered.

Fall Schedule Information

Dining Services

Dining Services is dedicated to feeding UNC Bears in a manner that keeps everyone healthy and safe. 

Conference and Event Services 

Conference and Event Services is requiring campus community members to complete additional steps to ensure that planned events are safe and comply with state and local COVID-19 guidelines.

Conference & Event Services website


The U.S. government enacted the federal CARES Act to provide money to colleges and universities for emergency student grants for specific expenses that are a direct result of the disruption of campus operations due to the coronavirus.

CARES Act information

Health Alerts

In an effort to keep our community informed about the presence of COVID-19 on the UNC campus, the university will report the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases. 

View Health Alerts data

COVID-19 Status Updates

UNC has made the decision to take proactive measures for the health and well-being of our campus community that impact our operations.

COVID-19 Status webpage