Student Midyear Move-out Guide

December 10, 2019

Students cleaning out or moving out of campus residence halls can limit the amount of waste going to landfills by recycling or donating unwanted items.

Categories: Facilities Operations, Office of Waste Reduction and Recycling


Adverse Weather Response is a Team Effort

December 2, 2019

Chapel Hill receives an average of 7 inches of snow a year, and while most snow or ice events occur in January, Facilities Services begins to prepare for winter weather in September.

Categories: Adverse Weather, Facilities Operations


Winter Holiday Energy Saving Initiative

November 20, 2019

The University will implement a Winter Holiday Energy Saving Initiative Dec. 23, 2019 through Jan. 1, 2020 to reduce energy consumption in unoccupied buildings.

Categories: Energy Management, Engineering


Carolina Veterans Share What The Military Taught Them

November 11, 2019

Jason Ross, a painter in Facilities Housing Support, says the military taught him order, discipline and how to work with all kinds of people.

Categories: Facilities Operations, Staff Features


Odum Village Demolition in Progress

November 8, 2019

The demolition of 37 residential buildings in Odum Village is now in progress and will be completed in phases through June 2020.

Categories: Construction


Old Growth, New Life

September 24, 2019

While natural landmarks like Davie Poplar and Walter's Pine were here long before the University was, they’ve become a prominent part of its history. But what happens if they die? A team at Carolina has an innovative solution for preserving their stories.

Categories: Facilities Operations, Grounds