Community Workshops Scheduled for Porthole Alley Redevelopment Project

January 15, 2020

Members of the University and local communities are invited to attend one of several upcoming workshops to provide feedback about the opportunity for renewal and redevelopment of Porthole Alley.

Categories: Campus Master Plan, Porthole Alley


Medical Education Building Project Begins Jan. 14

January 13, 2020

Construction of the UNC School of Medicine’s new medical education building will begin Tuesday, Jan. 14 and is expected to be completed July 2022.

Categories: Construction


Curtis Media Center Project Begins Dec. 30

December 20, 2019

Construction of the Curtis Media Center will begin Dec. 30. The 13,000 square foot state-of-the-art media center will house flexible learning spaces and production studios.

Categories: Construction


Electronics Recycling

December 17, 2019

Receiving new electronics during the holidays? Don’t throw out old computers, phones or other electronic equipment. Electronics can be recycled at all Orange County Solid Waste Convenience Centers.

Categories: Facilities Operations, Office of Waste Reduction and Recycling


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