Adverse weather includes flooding, thunderstorms or lightning, tornadoes, hurricanes, and snow or ice. In the event of adverse weather, Facilities Services is responsible for securing the campus, removing debris and repairing any damage to campus buildings and grounds. In the event of snow or ice, Facilities Services is responsible for clearing and deicing campus roads and walkways as necessary. Requests related to weather preparedness or damage can be made by calling Facilities Services Customer Service at 919-962-3456. If damage poses any danger or requires immediate attention, contact UNC Police.

To determine the current adverse weather status of the University, call the Adverse Weather and Emergency Phone Line at 919-843-1234. During adverse weather incidents, status updates will also be communicated by Alert Carolina and posted on the University’s homepage.