Winter Weather Response

December 7, 2018

Facilities Services crews have pretreated and brined primary campus roads, walkways and building entrances, and University officials will be closely monitoring campus conditions.

Categories: Adverse Weather, Facilities Operations


white Fisher Scientific reuse bin with blue Fisher Scientific gel pack in the foreground.nd Fisher Scientific Cooler Reuse Program Begins

November 29, 2018

Procurement Services, Office of Waste Reduction and Recycling and Fisher Scientific are excited to begin a new Fisher Scientific Biologicals Cooler and Gel Pack Reuse Program. Fisher Scientific-branded white containers were added this week added to select recycling areas around campus.

Categories: Office of Waste Reduction and Recycling


Winter Holiday Energy Saving Initiative

November 26, 2018

During the 2018 Winter Holiday Energy Saving Initiative (Dec. 21 – Jan. 1), building temperature set points will be lowered in unoccupied buildings, which saves chilled water, steam, natural gas and electricity, thereby reducing utility costs.

Categories: Energy Management, Engineering


Carolina Around the Clock

November 16, 2018

When the sun goes down, many Carolina employees are just beginning their jobs. Read more about a few of the people who keep the University moving through the night shift.

Categories: Facilities Operations, Staff Features


Portable Toilet Locations on Campus

November 5, 2018

Due to the water line break, some building may experience low water pressure which may impact restroom functionality. A number of portable toilets are stationed across campus for use by staff and students.

Categories: Facilities Operations, Health


Surgical Tower Project Will Begin Oct. 22

October 18, 2018

Construction of the UNC Hospitals Surgical Tower will begin Oct. 22. The new seven-story facility will offer modernized operating rooms, improved rooms for recovering patients, and more space for families and guests.

Categories: Construction