This document is for architects, engineers, and designers who are developing construction plans and specifications for new buildings and renovations for the University of North  Carolina at Chapel Hill.

The document provides information about telecommunications services, standards, and practices for communications systems at the University. It covers topics such as copper and fiber optic cabling, duct banks, internal raceways and conduits, data communications, voice telephony systems, and cable television services.

The document describes guidelines that designers should follow when creating plans and specifications. It is organized according to the Construction Standards Institute (CSI) MasterFormat 2011 specification.