Normal operations have resumed for UNC-GA employees working in Orange County. Details.

System Office Staff: The UNC System Office will resume normal operations effective at NOON today (Tuesday, November 6). (More Information)

As of 7:00 pm Monday (Dec. 10), the will remain at Condition 2 through Noon on Tuesday, December 11.. Starting at Noon on Tuesday, the System Office will operate at Condition 1 thru Noon on Wednesday, Dec. 12. Details.

Partnering with the Communities Around Us
UNC System Institutions Deliver Ambitious Engagement Plans
Pursuing Excellence in All 100 Counties
NC Teaching Fellows Program Accepting Applications
Power in Numbers
UNC System Announces Two Winners of the 2018 Governor James E. Holshouser, Jr. Award for Excellence in Public Service
Higher Expectations for Performance
UNC System Institutions Sign Strategic Plan Performance Agreements

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Statement from UNC System President Margaret Spellings on the passing of President George H. W. Bush

CHAPEL HILL, NC – UNC System President and former U.S. Secretary of Education Margaret Spellings issued the following statement on the passing of former U.S. President George H. W. Bush.

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UNC System, NC Community College System Receive Grant to Support Adult Students

North Carolina’s project will involve the UNC System and NCCCS combining efforts to streamline data analysis of adult students and provide a unified source of information for them. The project will develop a one-stop source for adult students who are returning to complete a credential and those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time. ...


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UNC System Names Search Committee for UNC-TV’s Executive Director/General Manager

CHAPEL HILL – University of North Carolina System President Margaret Spellings and UNC-TV Board of Trustees Chair Eric Teal have announced the formation of an 18-member search committee tasked with locating a candidate for the position of executive director and general manager of UNC-TV. ...

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The University of North Carolina’s 17 campuses share in its mission to discover, create, transmit and apply knowledge. More than 220,000 students are enrolled at 16 universities and the NC School of Science and Mathematics, the country’s first public residential high school for gifted students. Each year, we graduate more than 30,000 students from over 200 academic degree programs. Our graduates emerge as leaders, creators and researchers, prepared to connect with and give back to the communities that have supported UNC for more than two centuries.

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